Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Percent distribution of current use, unmet need and demand for LAPMs by age, educational status and religion of married women of Goba town, South East Ethiopia, September/ 2009

From: Demand for long acting and permanent methods of contraceptives and factors for non-use among married women of Goba Town, Bale Zone, South East Ethiopia

Variables Using LAPMs % Unmet need % Demand %
Age
15-19 0.0 0.3 0.3
20-24 0.5 1.1 1.6
25-29 3.0 2.6 5.6
30-34 1.6 1.4 3.0
35-39 1.8 2.0 3.8
40-44 1.2 1.4 2.6
45-49 0.5 0.7 1.2
Educational status
Illiterate 0.1 0.4 0.5
Able to read /write 0.4 0.5 0.9
Elementary 1.1 1.6 2.7
High school 4.5 3.8 8.3
12 and above 2.6 3.0 5.6
Religion
Muslim 1.6 1.6 3.3
Orthodox 5.3 6.9 10.9
Protestant 1.5 0.8 2.3
Catholic 0.3 0.0 0.3
Others 0.0 0.0 0.0