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Document Type
Working Papers
Publication Topic(s)
Family Planning
Country(s)
Philippines
Language
English
Author(s)
Aurora E. Perez and Tita L. Tabije and Macro International Inc. Calverton, Maryland, USA
Publication Date
April 1996
Publication ID
WP18

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Abstract:

This analysis is intended to fill in the gaps of the relatively few studies on contraceptive discontinuation and use-failure rates by using life table methodologies with the five-year calendar data derived from the 1993 Philippine National Demographic Survey (1993 NDS).