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Health > Contraception: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: % contraceptive prevalence 1995 - 2000. Data refer to married women aged 15-49, but the actual age range covered may vary across countries.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Bulgaria 86% 2000
2 China 84% 2000
3 Switzerland 82% 2000
4 Spain 81% 2000
5 South Korea 80% 2000
=6 Colombia 77% 2000
=6 Brazil 77% 2000
8 United States 76% 2000
=9 Canada 75% 2000
=9 New Zealand 75% 2000
=9 Vietnam 75% 2000
12 Iran 73% 2000
13 Thailand 72% 2000
14 Ukraine 68% 2000
=15 Ecuador 66% 2000
=15 Mexico 66% 2000
=15 Jamaica 66% 2000
=15 Kazakhstan 66% 2000
=19 Turkey 64% 2000
=19 Dominican Republic 64% 2000
=19 Peru 64% 2000
=19 Romania 64% 2000
=23 Turkmenistan 62% 2000
=23 Bahrain 62% 2000
25 Lebanon 61% 2000
=26 El Salvador 60% 2000
=26 Italy 60% 2000
=26 Mongolia 60% 2000
=26 Armenia 60% 2000
=26 Nicaragua 60% 2000
=26 Kyrgyzstan 60% 2000
32 Lithuania 58% 2000
=33 Indonesia 57% 2000
=33 Paraguay 57% 2000
=33 Algeria 57% 2000
=36 Uzbekistan 56% 2000
=36 South Africa 56% 2000
=36 Egypt 56% 2000
=39 Bangladesh 54% 2000
=39 Zimbabwe 54% 2000
=41 Jordan 53% 2000
=41 Cape Verde 53% 2000
43 Austria 51% 2000
=44 Morocco 50% 2000
=44 Belarus 50% 2000
=44 Kuwait 50% 2000
=44 Honduras 50% 2000
=48 Bolivia 48% 2000
=48 India 48% 2000
=48 Latvia 48% 2000
51 Philippines 46% 2000
52 Qatar 43% 2000
=53 Libya 40% 2000
=53 Georgia 40% 2000
55 Kenya 39% 2000
56 Guatemala 38% 2000
=57 Gabon 33% 2000
=57 Burma 33% 2000
59 Saudi Arabia 32% 2000
60 Malawi 31% 2000
=61 Nepal 28% 2000
=61 United Arab Emirates 28% 2000
=61 Haiti 28% 2000
64 Papua New Guinea 26% 2000
65 Zambia 25% 2000
=66 Cambodia 24% 2000
=66 Pakistan 24% 2000
=66 Oman 24% 2000
=66 Togo 24% 2000
70 Ghana 22% 2000
=71 Yemen 21% 2000
=71 Comoros 21% 2000
=73 Cameroon 19% 2000
=73 Madagascar 19% 2000
75 Benin 16% 2000
=76 Central African Republic 15% 2000
=76 Nigeria 15% 2000
=76 Cote d'Ivoire 15% 2000
=76 Uganda 15% 2000
=80 Rwanda 13% 2000
=80 Senegal 13% 2000
82 Burkina Faso 12% 2000
=83 Ethiopia 8% 2000
=83 Niger 8% 2000
85 Mali 7% 2000
=86 Guinea 6% 2000
=86 Mozambique 6% 2000
88 Eritrea 5% 2000
89 Chad 4% 2000

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Contraception. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UN (United Nations). 2002. United Nations Population Division Database on Contraceptive Use. Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. January. New York. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Health/Contraception

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