Top Facts & Statistics
75%approximate reduction in unintended pregnancies if all unmet need for modern contraception were satisfied in developing regions
214Mwomen in developing regions want to avoid pregnancy but are not using a modern contraceptive method
$8.56the annual per-person cost in developing regions to meet the need for modern contraception and maternal and newborn care
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We know that substantial progress for women and girls has been made over the past two decades, but large gaps remain. There are 214 million women in developing regions who want to avoid pregnancy yet are not using a modern contraceptive method.