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$1.00the annual per capita cost to meet the need for essential adolescent sexual and reproductive health services
32abortions per 1,000 women aged 15-49 occurred annually in high income countries where abortion is restricted, 2015-2019
33abortions per 1,000 women aged 15-49 in Sub-Saharan Africa occurred annually in 2015-2019
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The United States remains the single largest donor to family planning services in low- and middle-income countries, but that support is not keeping pace with the global need. If we are serious about reducing maternal mortality and improving people’s well-being, the investment in family planning programs needs to increase and restrictive policies that prevent the United States from providing assistance for safe abortion must be reexamined.