Facts on contraceptive use, publicaly funded contraceptive services, unintended pregnancy, Title X and Family Planning, emergency contraception, insurance coverage of contraceptives, minors' access to contraceptive services, etc via Guttmacher Institute
U.S. Abortion Rate Falls To Lowest Level Since Roe v. Wade A report by the Guttmacher Institute, a research group that backs legalized abortion, puts the 2014 rate at 14.6 abortions per 1,000 women of childbearing age — the lowest recorded rate since 1973.
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.