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STDs.2000

 

Of the estimated 18.9 million new STD cases in the USA in 2000, 9.1 million (48 percent – almost half) were among 15- to 24-year-olds. [CDC]

The cost to treat (not necessarily cure) newly-acquired STDs among this age group each year is estimated at $6.5 Billion.

[Alan Guttmacher Institute]