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Table 2 Information on modern contraceptive and current contraceptive use among female ART attendees in health facilities of Gimbie town, West Ethiopia, 2013

From: Modern contraceptive utilization among female ART attendees in health facilities of Gimbie town, West Ethiopia

Variable Frequency Percent
Ever heard about modern 364 92.2
Contraceptive   
Source of information   
Health professional 332 91.2
TV 103 28.3
Radio 72 19.8
Friends 44 12.1
News paper and magazines 14 3.9
Community event 76 20.9
From pamphlets/ booklet/posters 13 3.6
Methods respondent heard about   
Pills 279 76.7
Injectables 271 74.5
IUCD 100 27.5
Implants 127 35
Condom 290 79.7
Vasectomy 60 16.5
Female sterilization 65 17.9
User’s characteristics   
Ever used contraceptive method   
Yes 336 85.1
No 59 14.9
Current contraceptive users   
Yes 224 56.7
No 171 43.3
Reasons for not using contraceptive currently (n = 171)   
Fear of complication with ART drugs 72 42.1
Fertility related reasons 45 26.3
Partner opposition to use 12 7
Method related reasons 22 12.9
Want to have child in the future 15 8.8
Others 5 2.9