7 Surprising Facts About Birth Control Around the World

Try using the arrow keys
Sergio Dionisio/Getty Images News/Getty Images

If you've ever travelled or lived abroad, you may have received some strange advice: bring your own condoms.

But what's wrong with condoms abroad? How do people avoid getting knocked up overseas? Is that advice just an American superiority complex?

As it turns out, the UN Population division keeps a database tracking these very questions, and the most recent numbers are in. Click on for seven surprising facts about birth control around the world.

More Slideshows