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People > Marriage, divorce and children > Women denied family planning: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage of sexually active women who are able to but do not want to reproduce without access to family planning services.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Samoa 47.7% 2009
2 Yemen 40% 1997
3 Sao Tome and Principe 37.6% 2009
4 Haiti 37.3% 2006
5 Togo 37.2% 2010
=6 Liberia 35.7% 2007
=6 Ghana 35.7% 2008
8 Comoros 35.6% 1996
9 Uganda 34.3% 2011
10 Burundi 32.4% 2011
11 Mauritania 32.1% 2001
12 East Timor 31.5% 2010
13 Senegal 30.1% 2011
14 Bulgaria 29.7% 1998
=15 Sudan 28.9% 2010
=15 Cote d'Ivoire 28.9% 1999
17 Maldives 28.6% 2009
=18 Eritrea 28.5% 2002
=18 Guyana 28.5% 2009
20 Chad 28.3% 2010
21 Kiribati 28% 2009
22 Gabon 27.9% 2000
=23 Guatemala 27.6% 2002
=23 Mali 27.6% 2006
25 Nepal 27.5% 2011
=26 Sierra Leone 27.4% 2010
=26 Papua New Guinea 27.4% 2007
=28 Laos 27.3% 2005
=28 Benin 27.3% 2006
30 Zambia 26.6% 2007
31 Ethiopia 26.3% 2011
32 Malawi 26.1% 2010
33 Kenya 25.6% 2009
34 Tanzania 25.3% 2010
35 Pakistan 25.2% 2007
36 Burkina Faso 24.5% 2011
=37 Tuvalu 24.2% 2007
=37 Democratic Republic of the Congo 24.2% 2010
=39 Cameroon 23.5% 2011
=39 Nauru 23.5% 2007
41 Lesotho 23.3% 2010
=42 Philippines 22% 2008
=42 Mongolia 22% 2010
44 Guinea 21.9% 2005
45 Gambia 21.5% 2010
46 Rwanda 20.8% 2011
47 Namibia 20.7% 2007
48 India 20.5% 2008
49 Bolivia 20.1% 2008
=50 Central African Republic 19.1% 1995
=50 Burma 19.1% 2001
52 Madagascar 19% 2009
=53 Nigeria 18.9% 2011
=53 Venezuela 18.9% 1998
=53 Mozambique 18.9% 2004
56 Lithuania 18% 1995
57 Cambodia 16.9% 2011
=58 Latvia 16.8% 1995
=58 Honduras 16.8% 2006
60 Cape Verde 16.7% 2005
61 Niger 16.1% 2006
62 Belize 15.9% 2011
63 Azerbaijan 15.4% 2006
64 Zimbabwe 14.6% 2011
65 South Africa 13.8% 2004
66 Uzbekistan 13.7% 1996
=67 Bangladesh 13.5% 2011
=67 Armenia 13.5% 2010
69 Jordan 13.4% 2009
70 Turkmenistan 13.1% 2000
71 Swaziland 13% 2010
72 Albania 12.9% 2009
73 Georgia 12.3% 2010
74 Mexico 12% 2006
=75 Morocco 11.9% 2011
=75 Romania 11.9% 2004
=77 Italy 11.8% 1996
=77 Spain 11.8% 1995
=77 Kyrgyzstan 11.8% 1997
=80 Jamaica 11.7% 2003
=80 Bhutan 11.7% 2010
=82 Egypt 11.6% 2008
=82 Kazakhstan 11.6% 2011
=84 Indonesia 11.4% 2012
=84 Moldova 11.4% 2005
=86 Dominican Republic 11.1% 2007
=86 Solomon Islands 11.1% 2007
88 Nicaragua 10.7% 2007
89 Ukraine 10.1% 2007
90 Slovenia 9.2% 1995
91 Cuba 9.1% 2011
92 Bosnia and Herzegovina 9% 2012
93 El Salvador 8.9% 2003
94 Marshall Islands 8.1% 2007
=95 Colombia 8% 2010
=95 United States 8% 2010
=95 Iraq 8% 2011
98 Ecuador 7.4% 2004
99 Sri Lanka 7.3% 2007
=100 Hungary 7% 1993
=100 Tunisia 7% 2012
102 Serbia 6.6% 2010
103 Turkey 6.2% 2008
104 Peru 6.1% 2011
=105 Brazil 6% 2006
=105 Guinea-Bissau 6% 2010
107 Costa Rica 5% 1993
108 Paraguay 4.7% 2008
=109 Czech Republic 4.3% 2008
=109 Vietnam 4.3% 2011
111 Puerto Rico 4% 1996
112 Mauritius 3.5% 2002
113 Belgium 3.4% 1992
114 Thailand 3.1% 2006
115 China 2.3% 2001
116 France 1.7% 2005

Citation

"All countries compared for People > Marriage, divorce and children > Women denied family planning", United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Marriage,-divorce-and-children/Women-denied-family-planning

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