Assigned to The Procter & Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH.
An absorbent article comprising: a. a topsheet comprising: i. a central region consisting of a combination of a apertured film and a nonwoven; ii. an intermediate and/or edge region that is laterally outward from said central region, said intermediate and/or edge region consisting of the apertured film; iii. wherein said nonwoven comprises apertures; and iv. wherein said apertured film and said nonwoven do not completely overlap with one another; and b. an absorbent core in facing relationship with said topsheet.