Top Facts & Statistics
61%of unintended pregnancies worldwide ended in abortion annually in 2015-2019
43%of adolescent women in LMICs who want to avoid a pregnancy have an unmet need for modern contraception
$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
Unintended pregnancy and abortion are reproductive health experiences shared by millions of people every year in every part of the world, irrespective of personal status or circumstances.What differs are the obstacles people face—legal, social, economic or others—in exercising their reproductive autonomy.