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60%approximate reduction in adolescent unintended pregnancies if all unmet need for modern contraception were satisfied in LMICs
68%approximate reduction in unintended pregnancies if all unmet need for modern contraception were satisfied in low- and middle-income countries
61%of unintended pregnancies worldwide ended in abortion annually in 2015-2019
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Investing in modern contraception is not only the right thing to do; it's also a smart investment. For every additional $1 invested in contraceptive services in low- and middle-income countries, the cost of pregnancy-related and newborn care is reduced by about $3.