Top Facts & Statistics
$1.00the annual per capita cost to meet the need for essential adolescent sexual and reproductive health services
43%of adolescent women in LMICs who want to avoid a pregnancy have an unmet need for modern contraception
68%approximate reduction in unintended pregnancies if all unmet need for modern contraception were satisfied in low- and middle-income countries
Hear From An Expert
Fully meeting the needs for sexual and reproductive health care would result in immense health gains, including a reduction of about two-thirds in unintended pregnancies, unsafe abortions and maternal deaths.
Director of International Research