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$1.00the annual per capita cost to meet the need for essential adolescent sexual and reproductive health services
39abortions per 1,000 women aged 15-49 occurred annually in low-income countries where abortion is restricted, 2015-2019
$10.60the annual per-person cost in LMICs to meet the need for essential sexual and reproductive health services
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The US should support people around the world to access safe, legal abortion services. It's critical that Congress repeal the 1973 Helms Amendment and enable partner organizations to provide the comprehensive package of essential health services, including abortion.