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Table 3 Twelve-month probability of pregnancy after discontinuation by method type, age group, and region

From: Return to pregnancy after contraceptive discontinuation to become pregnant: a pooled analysis of West and East African populations

Region All methods Hormonal Non-hormonal
  Ages 15–24 Ages 25–34 Ages 35–49 Ages 15–24 Ages 25–34 Ages 35–49 Ages 15–24 Ages 25–34 Ages 35–49
Francophone West Africa
  Percent 72.9 74.6 67.2 70.8 71.7 66.5 77.7 82.3 69.2
  (CI) (70.9–74.9) (72.7–76.4) (63.2–71.1) (68.3–73.3) (69.4–73.9) (61.7–71.3) (74.2–81.0) (79.1–85.3) (62.2–76.0)
  N 2029 2388 581 1404 1739 399 625 649 182
Anglophone West Africa
  Percent 77.8 80.6 73.1 72.7 76.2 69.4 84.7 85.4 77.4
  (CI) (75.1–80.4) (78.6–82.5) (68.3–77.7) (68.9–76.4) (73.2–79.0) (62.6–76.0) (81.0–88.0) (82.7–87.8) (70.7–83.5)
  N 1046 1727 372 604 900 203 442 827 169
East Africa
  Percent 82.1 82.5 78.4 80.4 80.5 76.0 91.6 92.0 87.7
  (CI) (80.6–83.5) (81.0–84.0) (74.6–82.0) (78.7–81.9) (78.9–82.2) (71.6–80.1) (88.7–94.0) (89.2–94.2) (80.5–93.2)
  N 3002 2825 526 2546 2335 416 456 490 110
  1. CI 95% confidence interval