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The rate of unintended pregnancy (currently at 45%) has been decreasing slowly, due to the intervention of health care professionals and their prescribing of oral contraceptives.
An unintended pregnancy is determined or classified based on whether the woman wanted or “intended” to become pregnant immediately before the pregnancy occurred. Unintended pregnancies come with consequences: health disparities and economic costs that strain women giving birth and their families.