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Table 2 Prevalence of modern contraceptive use in currently married women by basic background characteristics, 2011

From: Geographical variation and factors influencing modern contraceptive use among married women in Ethiopia: evidence from a national population based survey

Background characteristics Total (n = 10287£) Use of modern contraception (95% CI)
Region   
  Tigray 620 21.2 (18.08–24.32)
  Affar 104 9.1 (3.60–14.60)
  Amhara 2775 33.0 (31.50–34.50)
  Oromiya 3961 24.9 (23.84–25.96)
  Somali 232 3.8 (1.37–6.23)
  Benishangul- Gumuz 124 26.3 (18.6–34.00)
  SNNP 2022 24.7 (23.01–26, 39)
  Gambela 41 33.2 (18.81–47.59)
  Harari 28 31.5 (14.32–48.68)
  Addis Ababa 342 56.3 (51.13–61.47)
  Dire Dawa 38 31.7 (16.93–46.47)
Residence   
  Urban 1843 49.5 (47.43–51.57)
  Rural 8444 22.5 (22.12–22.88)
  1. £Total numbers are based on survey weighted figures.