Sex Education by the numbers

Compiled by S.J. Barajas

$500 Million**

In federal funds given to PPFA yearly.

2.7 million*

Number of people who use Planned Parenthood

3*

Percent of total services for abortion.

$4.3 million***

Federal grant given to Sunnyside for sex ed.

216,000*

Abortions averted due to PPFA contraceptive services.

26.2 thousand*

Teen Birth Rate in the U.S.

20,000*

Appointments schedule at PPFA.

7,000,000*

Planned Parenthood activists, donors, and supporters.

77*****

Percent of unwanted teen pregnancy.

13 ****

Number of States that require medically accurate sex ed.

900,000*****

12-16 year olds that become fathers before age 20.

515,000*

Unintended pregnancies averted through PPFA contraceptives yearly.

Sources:

*Planned Parenthood

**NPR

***Arizona Daily Star

****Guttmacher Institute

*****Department of Health and Human Services

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