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ARGENTINA

Country Profile:
Number of women aged 15-49 (millions)6 10.5
Total Fertility Rate (TFR)7 2.3
Contraceptive Prevalence Rate (CPR) Modern Methods8 53.0
IUD Prevalence9 6.9
Percent with Unmet Need for Family Planning10 15.1

6 PRB Family Planning Worldwide 2015 Data Sheet

7 Population Reference Bureau, 2016 World Population Data Sheet
8 Population Reference Bureau,
2016 World Population Data Sheet
9 United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2015). Trends in Contrareptive Use Worldwide 2015 (ST/ESA/SER.A/349).
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United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2015). Model-based Estimates and Projections of Family Planning Indicators 2015. New York: United Nations.


Collaboration between Argentina and ICA Foundation began in 2016 with an initial donation of 250 LNG IUS devices. The Foundation's partner in Argentina in the Fundación para la Salud del Adolescente, Asociatión Civil (FUSA AC) is a civil association created in 2010 for adolescent helath. FUSA carries out service delivery, training for health professionals, and research activities in the field of adolescent health, with emphasis on sexual and reproductive health. Since 2010 the group has expanded to include the FUSA Civil Association  (FUSA AC) and a comprehensive health care center, Casa FUSA, providing extensive experience in interdisciplinary work with adolescents and youth in the field of health. FUSA became a member association of International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) in 2010.



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