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$562Mestimated annual cost of fully meeting the need for postabortion care in developing countries
$10.60the annual per-person cost in LMICs to meet the need for essential sexual and reproductive health services
$3.00reduction in cost of maternal, newborn and abortion care for every $1 spent on contraceptive services beyond the current level
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By saving lives and improving women’s health and well-being, sexual and reproductive health care benefits individuals and families and contributes to countries’ social and economic development. Such care would also enable people to exercise their sexual and reproductive rights.