Marie Stopes International is a not-for-profit sexual and reproductive health (SRH) organisation that uses modern business methods to achieve the social goal of preventing unintended pregnancies and unplanned births.

Quick stats - about Marie Stopes International in the UK
In the UK, Marie Stopes International:
. has 9 main centres
. provides abortion, female sterilisation, vasectomy and health screening services
. has been working with the NHS for over 20 years and has contracts with 70 primary health care trusts
. delivered 138,472 client services in 2006

Worldwide, Marie Stopes International:
. works in 38 countries worldwide
. has 452 clinics, thousands of outreach sites and mobile services
. delivers state-of-the-art programmes in:
. family planning
. safe abortion (including post abortion care)
. maternal & child health
. and HIV/STIs, including male circumcision
. has served more than 42 million people with high-quality SRH information and services since being founded in 1976
Worldwide, in 2006 alone, Marie Stopes International:
. delivered health services to 4.6 million clients
. protected more than 9.86 million couples from unwanted pregnancies and unsafe abortion
. provided over 400,000 safe abortions
. distributed more than 125 million condoms and 10 million pill cycles
. safely delivered over 8,000 babies
. launched 3 new country programmes: in Ghana, Timor Leste and Papua New Guinea.

Quick stats - sexual and reproductive health worldwide
Quick stats - UK abortion statistics 2006