The Numbers Tell the Story: The Reach and Impact of Title X

Cohen, Susan A.
March 2011
Guttmacher Policy Review;2011, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p20
The article discusses the increased access of poor women to family planning services provided by the Title X national family planning program which has been appropriated with 299 million dollars for the fiscal year of 2011 in the U.S. It notes that unintended pregnancies and abortion have been lessened by Title X. It mentions that the program has reduced public expenditures for medical care.


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