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Health > Reproductive health > Unmet need for contraception > % of married women ages 15-49: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Unmet need for contraception is the percentage of fertile, married women of reproductive age who do not want to become pregnant and are not using contraception.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
=1 Uganda 40.6% 2006
=1 Togo 40.6% 2006
3 Trinidad and Tobago 26.7% 2006
4 Zambia 26.5% 2007
5 Democratic Republic of the Congo 24.4% 2007
6 Tuvalu 24.2% 2007
7 Swaziland 24% 2006
8 Tajikistan 23.7% 2005
9 Tanzania 21.8% 2004
10 Chad 20.7% 2004
11 South Africa 15% 1998
12 Zimbabwe 12.8% 2006
13 Ukraine 10.3% 2007
=14 Turkey 10.1% 1998
=14 Turkmenistan 10.1% 2000
16 Uzbekistan 7.8% 2006
17 Vietnam 4.8% 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Reproductive health > Unmet need for contraception > % of married women ages 15-49. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Household surveys, including Demographic and Health Surveys by Macro International and Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys by UNICEF. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Health/Reproductive-health/Unmet-need-for-contraception/%-of-married-women-ages-15--49

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