Top Facts & Statistics
$10.60the annual per-person cost in LMICs to meet the need for essential sexual and reproductive health services
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
Hear From An Expert
Progress in sexual and reproductive health is not uniform. People in the poorest countries are nearly three times as likely to face unintended pregnancies as those in the wealthiest countries, revealing major and persistent inequities in access to sexual and reproductive health care.