Top Facts & Statistics
3.9Madolescents annually do not deliver their babies in a health facility
$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
Hear From An Expert
The potential gains resulting from investments in sexual and reproductive health intervension are well within reach. A package of care that would meet all women’s needs for modern contraception, pregnancy-related and newborn care, and treatment for the four major curable STIs would cost just $10.60 per capita per year in low- and middle-income countries.