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Table 6 Trends in modern contraceptive use overtime and levels of unmet need in Ethiopian married women from 2000–2011 by region and residence

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

Region Percent of any modern contraceptive use Percent of total unmet need for family planning
2000 2005 2011 2000 2005 2011
Tigray 9.3 16.2 21.2 28.0 24.1 22.0
Affar 7.4 6 9.1 12.3 13.4 16.0
Amhara 6.6 15.7 33.0 40.9 29.7 22.1
Oromiya 4.3 12.9 24.9 36.4 41.4 29.9
Somali 2.4 2.7 3.8 14.3 11.6 24.0
Benishangul- Gumuz 8.5 10.4 26.3 31.9 29.7 24.5
SNNPR 5.0 11.4 24.7 35.5 37.4 25.0
Gambela 12.3 15.8 33.2 34.4 23.5 18.8
Harari 19.0 29.1 31.5 30.1 22.4 24.1
Addis Ababa 34.3 45.2 56.3 19.2 10.3 10.6
Dire Dawa 23.5 31.5 31.7 24.5 14.8 21.3
Residence       
Urban 28 42.2 49.5 25.0 17 15.0
Rural 3.0 10.6 22.5 37.3 35.8 27.5
Total 6.3 13.9 27.3 35.5 33.8 25.3