Top Facts & Statistics
20%decrease in women living below the poverty line who were uninsured between 2013 and 2014
87%of insured women did not have to pay out of pocket for a hormonal IUD by spring 2014
15-67%increase in women paying zero dollars out of pocket for oral contraceptive pills between fall 2012 and spring 2014.
Hear From An Expert
Initiating use of an implant or IUD can cost a month’s salary for a woman working full time at minimum wage. More women who want to use these highly effective contraceptive methods should now be able to access them without out-of-pocket costs, thanks to the contraceptive coverage guarantee in the Affordable Care Act