Last updated on: 2/26/2019 1:25:00 PM PST | Author: ProCon.org

New: Prescription Status of Birth Control Pills around the World

Of 135 countries, representing 95.79% of the world’s population, 15.48% require a prescription for birth control pills. Explore which countries require a prescription, which require a health screening but no prescription, and which have formal or informal OTC policies.