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Document Type
Comparative Reports
Publication Topic(s)
Family Planning
Recommended Citation
Ayad, Mohamed, Marilyn Wilkinson, and Melissa McNiff. 1994. Sources of Contraceptive Methods. DHS Comparative Reports No. 11. Calverton, Maryland, USA: Macro International
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Publication Date
June 1994
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This report examines the sources of modern contraception using data from 25 surveys carried out during the first five-year phase of the DHS program (DHS I). Different sources of contraception and limitations of the data are discussed before presenting the results of the analysis and drawing some general policy and programmatic conclusions.


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