Are you looking for data/statistics about family planning?
Resources in this section provide such information as trends, utilization rates, health indicators, and other measures pertaining to family planning. Some sites offer national and state-level data.
The Alan Guttmacher Institute (AGI)
www.guttmacher.org/ Click on Contraception, then Statistics
This site offers facts/data (with references) on contraceptive use, State-level data, and the latest statistics on participants/users, methods, and sources of funding for Title X grantee programs.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The following websites provide data from several CDC programs.
www.cdc.gov/nchs Click on Faststats A to Z
These websites of the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) provide statistics and recent reports on reproductive health and contraceptive use as well as links to other relevant CDC websites.
www.cdc.gov/nchs Look for information under NSFG
This CDC/NCHS website reports on findings from the National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), which provides the latest information on factors affecting birth and pregnancy rates and women’s reproductive health in the United States. The most recent survey, Cycle 6, interviewed males, ages 15-44, for the first time and covers topics similar to those for females.
www.cdc.gov/reproductivehealth/ Click on Data and Statistics
This website reports on a variety of reproductive health data.
Jacobs Institute of Women’s Health (JIWH)
Data on societal cost savings of contraception, effectiveness rates, utilization, and insurance benefits coverage can be found at this website.
Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF)
www.kff.org Click on Women’s Health Policy
Reports findings on employer-based coverage of contraception and other data. A link to “statehealthfacts.org” displays the latest data on government funded women’s health services.
Office of Population Affairs (OPA)/Office of Family Planning (OFP)
www.opa.osophs.dhhs.gov Click on Publications, then Publications Access Area
Displays a pdf file of “Healthy People 2010 – Reproductive Health.” This document compiles the background information and tracking methods for the 72 Healthy People 2010 objectives related to family planning and other facets of reproductive health.
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