• FACTS ON CONTRACEPTION

    Find out the facts about how contraception is used
    and considered by people all over the world.

Contraception Worldwide

Across the world, some people are luckier than others when it comes to accessing contraception and important information about it. They say knowledge is power and when it comes to contraception it really is true. Knowing about contraception gives you the power to live your life as you want to without any surprises.

The 2017 Youth and Contraception Report – the results

We asked 3,000 young people across 15 countries to tell us their opinions and thoughts on contraception. The Youth and Contraception Report: A Survey of Global Youth Perceptions of Sex and Contraception summarizes the findings.
How far have we come to end unintended pregnancies, and what work is left to be done?

How many respondents say the have had unprotected sex?
Common explanations for sex without contraception
Talking about contraception and sex remains taboo outside the bedroom
The use of online information about sex and contraception has increased over the years
Where are young people learning about sex and contraception?
How many young people skipped contraception because they just didn’t think pregnancy was likely?
Perceived effectiveness vs real-life effectiveness
Lack of knowledge: many contraceptive options are not known
Country by country, what percentage didn’t know about these contraceptive methods
What do young men and women prioritize?
The bedroom deal breakers

THE 2014 YOUTH LOVE CHECK SURVEY - THE RESULTS

Nearly 14,000 people from 35 countries around the world completed the Love Check Survey and we learned a couple of things. Below you’ll find out exactly what we learned from people of all ages, all backgrounds, and all languages, about their sex lives and their contraception choices.

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Numbers Introduction
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HOW MANY PEOPLE
KNOW SOMEONE
WHO HAS HAD AN
UNPLANNED PREGNANCY?


HAVE YOU HAD SEX WITH A NEW PARTNER WITHOUT USING CONTRACEPTION?

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WHERE DO YOU GET YOUR INFORMATION ABOUT CONTRACEPTION?


WHICH CONTRACEPTION DO YOU USE TO PREVENT UNPLANNED PREGNANCY?


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WHOSE RESPONSIBILITY IS IT TO ARRANGE CONTRACEPTION?


HOW OLD WERE
YOU WHEN YOU
FIRST HAD SEX?


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