Top Facts & Statistics
80%reduction in unintended pregnancies if all unmet need for modern contraception were satisfied in Africa
3 in 4surveyed Ghanaian students aged 15–17 are taught to not have sex before marriage
154,000maternal deaths per year in Africa that could be prevented by meeting the need for contraception and maternal and newborn care
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Investing in modern contraception is not only the right thing to do; it's also a cost-saving investment. For every additional dollar invested in contraceptive services in developing regions, the cost of pregnancy-related care is reduced by $2.20.