Top Facts & Statistics
63%approximate reduction in adolescent maternal deaths in LMICs if all need for sexual and reproductive health services were met
43%of adolescent women in LMICs who want to avoid a pregnancy have an unmet need for modern contraception
31Mwomen in LMICs do not deliver their babies in a health facility
Hear From An Expert
Fully meeting the needs for sexual and reproductive health care would result in immense health gains, including a reduction of about two-thirds in unintended pregnancies, unsafe abortions and maternal deaths.
Director of International Research