Number of unintended adolescent pregnancies averted due to contraceptive use in developing regions worldwide 2016, by scenario (in 1,000)

Teen pregnancies avoided in developing regions worldwide due to contraceptives 2016 This statistic presents the estimated number of unintended adolescent pregnancies averted due to the use of contraceptives in developing regions worldwide in 2016, in thousands. It was estimated that the use of contraceptives helped to avert 2.8 million unintended pregnancies that would have ended in abortion, 2,200 of which would have been unsafe abortions.
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Number in thousands
Unplanned births1,900
Safe abortions600
Unsafe abortions2,200
Miscarriages*700
Number in thousands
Unplanned births1,900
Safe abortions600
Unsafe abortions2,200
Miscarriages*700
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This statistic presents the estimated number of unintended adolescent pregnancies averted due to the use of contraceptives in developing regions worldwide in 2016, in thousands. It was estimated that the use of contraceptives helped to avert 2.8 million unintended pregnancies that would have ended in abortion, 2,200 of which would have been unsafe abortions.
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Release date
May 2016
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
2016
Age group
15-19 years
Supplementary notes
All numbers are estimates.
* Includes stillbirths.

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