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- women in developing regions want to avoid pregnancy but are not using a modern contraceptive method
$2.20reduction in cost of pregnancy-related care for every $1 spent on contraceptive services above the current level
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Unsafe abortion costs the Ugandan health system $14 million per year. More investment in contraceptive services would improve women’s health and save millions of dollars. Every dollar spent on family planning saves more than five dollars in postabortion care services.