Top Facts & Statistics
93unintended pregnancies per 1,000 women aged 15-49 occurred annually in low income countries in 2015-2019
61%of unintended pregnancies worldwide ended in abortion annually in 2015-2019
$10.60the annual per-person cost in LMICs to meet the need for essential sexual and reproductive health services
Hear From An Expert
Substantial progress for women and girls has been made over the past two decades, but large gaps remain. There are 218 million women in low- and middle-income countries who want to avoid pregnancy and are not using a modern contraceptive method.