Top Facts & Statistics
$3.00reduction in cost of maternal, newborn and abortion care for every $1 spent on contraceptive services beyond the current level
93unintended pregnancies per 1,000 women aged 15-49 occurred annually in low income countries in 2015-2019
3.9Madolescents annually do not deliver their babies in a health facility
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.