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87%approximate reduction in unintended pregnancies if all unmet need for modern contraception were satisfied in Nepal
44%of women aged 15–49 in Nepal who want to avoid a pregnancy are not using a modern contraceptive method
214Mwomen in developing regions want to avoid pregnancy but are not using a modern contraceptive method
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Enormous benefits would accrue from greater investment in sexual and reproductive health. If all unmet need for modern contraception were met in developing regions, levels of unintended pregnancies, unplanned births and induced abortions would decline by approximately 75%.