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Family planning protects health and saves lives. Effectively meeting all of the need for modern contraception among only the women currently not using a modern contraceptive method would have these dramatic results. Read the Guttmacher Institute's analysis for more info.

Family planning protects health and saves lives. Effectively meeting all of the need for modern contraception among only the women currently not using a modern contraceptive method would have these dramatic results.

Unintended pregnancies cost American taxpayers $21 billion each year, according to a new analysis released by the Guttmacher Institute. That averages out to a cost of about $366 per every woman of childbearing age in the U.S. Overall, more than half of U.S. pregnancies are unintended, and roughly 1-in-20 American women of reproductive age have an unplanned pregnancy each year.

Unintended pregnancies cost American taxpayers $21 billion each year, according to a new analysis released by the Guttmacher Institute. That averages out to a cost of about $366 per every woman of childbearing age in the U.S. Overall, more than half of U.S. pregnancies are unintended, and roughly 1-in-20 American women of reproductive age have an unplanned pregnancy each year.

Sex and HIV Education | Guttmacher Institute

Sex and HIV Education | Guttmacher Institute

Pregnancy rates have declined among black, Hispanic and white adolescents, but differences persist.  Source: Guttmacher Institute

Pregnancy rates have declined among black, Hispanic and white adolescents, but differences persist. Source: Guttmacher Institute

Abortion is increasingly concentrated among poor women  Source: Guttmacher Institute

Abortion is increasingly concentrated among poor women Source: Guttmacher Institute

U.S. adolescent pregnancy rates in 2013 - Pregnancy rates among U.S. adolescents vary widely by state  Source: Guttmacher Institute

U.S. adolescent pregnancy rates in 2013 - Pregnancy rates among U.S. adolescents vary widely by state Source: Guttmacher Institute

State Facts About Abortion: Arkansas | Guttmacher Institute

State Facts About Abortion: Arkansas | Guttmacher Institute

Graph of abortion mortality since Roe v. Wade (Source: Alan Guttmacher Institute) #Feminism #ProChoice

Roe v. Wade was not the start of women having abortions, it was the end of women dying from abortions. Abortion Mortality -- The number of deaths from abortion has declined dramatically since Roe v.

wonka is all sorts of unimpressed - In Which The Guttmacher Institute Continues to be Awful- faulty statistics re: illegal abortions in Mexico

In Which The Guttmacher Institute Continues to be Awful

Our infographic helps illustrate American men’s substantial and long-term sexual and reproductive health needs: The typical man born in 1980 first had sex at age 17 but did not have his first child or get married until he was about 30 years old. During this 13-year gap and throughout their lives, men need access to contraceptive services and counseling as well as testing and treatment for STIs.

The typical American man experiences a gap between first sex and first child

Less than 1% of all abortions are carried out to save the life of the mother, according to the Guttmacher Institute and several other studies: http://www.abortionfacts.com/facts/8

Less than of all abortions are carried out to save the life of the mother A Health Guide to Sweeteners Health tip

Even when taking income into account, unintended pregnancy rates are high among black women in the U.S.  Source: Guttmacher Institute

Even when taking income into account, unintended pregnancy rates are high among black women in the U.S. Source: Guttmacher Institute

Men don't have a say, but that's the way femenists want it!

Men suffer the aftermath of an abortion too! Fathers, you can help stop abortion. Stand up for your children, from the beginning of their lives to the very end.

That's nearly four times the number of "extremely hostile" states in 2010, according to the Guttmacher Institute.

Report finds 18 states ‘extremely hostile’ to abortion

That's nearly four times the number of "extremely hostile" states in 2010, according to the Guttmacher Institute.

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