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Target 5.6: Target 5.6

Target 5.6

Ensure universal access to sexual and reproductive health and reproductive rights as agreed in accordance with the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development and the Beijing Platform for Action and the outcome documents of their review conferences.

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Proportion of women aged 15-49 years who make their own informed decisions regarding sexual relations, contraceptive use and reproductive health care


Denmark does not compile continuous and official statistics on women’s perception of their choices in connection with this indicator. However, the free and equal access to medical assistance gives women access to consult a doctor and to obtain information about sex, contraception and reproductive health services, such as abortion.

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