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Document Type
Comparative Reports
Publication Topic(s)
Family Planning
Recommended Citation
Westoff, Charles F. and Luis Hernadno Ochoa. 1991. Unmet Need and the Demand for Family Planning. DHS Comparative Studies No. 5. Columbia, Maryland, USA: Institute for Resource Development.
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Publication Date
July 1991
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The first comparative Demographic and Health Surveys report on this subject, Westoff and Ochoa (1991) estimate unmet need and demand for family planning for currently married women in 25 developing countries surveys in the late 1980s.


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