A Real-Time Look at the Impact of the Recession on Women’s Family Planning and Pregnancy Decisions

Reproductive rights are under attack. Will you help us fight back with facts?

1 Locke M, Couples double up on birth control, Myrtle
Beach (S.C.) Sun-News, June 20, 2009.
2 Recession affects family planning, with abortions
and vasectomies up, St. Petersburg (Fla.) Times, Mar. 30,
3 Dembosky A, As economy in Silicon Valley slides,
birth control booms, San Jose Mercury News, June 26,
4 Tejada-Vera B and Sutton PD, Births, marriages,
divorces, and deaths: provisional data for 2008, National
Vital Statistics Reports, 2009, Vol. 57, No. 19.



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