Top Facts & Statistics
75%approximate reduction in unintended pregnancies if all unmet need for modern contraception were satisfied in developing regions
539,000unintended pregnancies occur each year in Nepal
$2.20reduction in cost of pregnancy-related care for every $1 spent on contraceptive services above the current level
Hear From An Expert
In Uganda, addressing adolescents’ unmet need for modern contraception, and providing all pregnant adolescents and their newborns with recommended levels of care, are both critical to save lives and improve young people’s health and well-being.