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People > Marriage, divorce and children > Contraception use among married women > Modern methods: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Current contraceptive use among married women 15-49 years old, modern methods, percentage.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
=1 United Kingdom 84% 2009
=1 China 84% 2006
3 Portugal 82.5% 2006
4 Norway 82.2% 2005
5 Costa Rica 79.9% 2010
6 Czech Republic 77.6% 2008
=7 Thailand 77.5% 2009
=7 Switzerland 77.5% 1995
9 Brazil 77.1% 2006
10 Hong Kong 75.4% 2007
11 Uruguay 74.8% 2004
12 France 74.1% 2008
13 Cuba 73.2% 2011
14 Colombia 72.7% 2010
15 Virgin Islands 72.6% 2002
16 New Zealand 72.3% 1995
17 Puerto Rico 72.2% 2002
18 Canada 72% 2002
19 Hungary 71.3% 1993
20 United States 70.4% 2010
=21 South Korea 70.1% 2009
=21 Paraguay 70.1% 2008
23 Argentina 69.9% 2005
24 Dominican Republic 69.5% 2007
25 Belgium 69.1% 2010
26 Nicaragua 68.8% 2007
27 Australia 68.1% 2005
28 Austria 67.6% 2009
29 Netherlands 67% 2008
30 Mexico 66.5% 2006
31 Jamaica 66.2% 2003
32 El Salvador 66.1% 2008
33 Slovakia 65.6% 1997
34 Bhutan 65.4% 2010
35 Russia 65% 2007
36 Sweden 64.8% 1996
37 Reunion 63.5% 1997
38 Slovenia 63.2% 1995
39 Swaziland 63% 2010
40 Spain 62.3% 2006
41 Venezuela 61.7% 1998
42 Germany 61.6% 2005
43 Ireland 61.4% 2005
=44 Vietnam 59.8% 2011
=44 South Africa 59.8% 2004
46 Uzbekistan 59.3% 2006
47 Iran 58.9% 2002
48 Ecuador 58.7% 2004
49 Guam 58.3% 2002
=50 Indonesia 57.9% 2012
=50 Estonia 57.9% 2005
=50 Chile 57.9% 2001
53 Egypt 57.6% 2008
54 Zimbabwe 57.3% 2011
55 Cape Verde 57.1% 2005
56 Morocco 56.7% 2011
57 Honduras 56.1% 2006
58 Belarus 56% 2005
59 Latvia 55.5% 1995
60 Singapore 55% 1997
61 Namibia 53.5% 2007
62 Turkmenistan 53.1% 2000
63 Sri Lanka 52.5% 2007
=64 Bangladesh 52.1% 2011
=64 Grenada 52.1% 1990
66 Algeria 52% 2006
67 Belize 51.8% 2011
68 Tunisia 51.5% 2006
69 Botswana 51.2% 2008
70 Romania 50.5% 2005
=71 Lithuania 50.4% 2006
=71 Peru 50.4% 2011
73 Mongolia 49.6% 2008
74 Kazakhstan 49.5% 2011
75 Panama 48.8% 2009
76 India 48.1% 2008
77 Ukraine 47.5% 2007
=78 Turkey 46% 2008
=78 Malta 46% 1993
80 Greece 45.9% 2001
81 Burma 45.7% 2010
82 Lesotho 45.6% 2010
83 Kyrgyzstan 45.5% 2006
84 Suriname 45% 2006
85 Japan 44.4% 2005
86 Rwanda 44% 2011
87 Nepal 43.2% 2011
=88 Moldova 42.6% 2005
=88 Syria 42.6% 2006
90 Marshall Islands 42.4% 2007
91 Malawi 42.2% 2010
92 Anguilla 40.8% 2003
93 Italy 40.6% 1996
94 Jordan 40.5% 2009
95 Bulgaria 40.1% 2007
96 Guyana 39.8% 2009
=97 Mauritius 39.3% 2002
=97 Kuwait 39.3% 1999
=99 Palestine 38.9% 2007
=99 Kenya 38.9% 2009
101 Cook Islands 38.2% 1999
102 Trinidad and Tobago 37.7% 2006
103 Vanuatu 36.8% 2007
104 Philippines 36.3% 2011
105 Laos 35% 2005
106 Cambodia 34.9% 2011
107 Georgia 34.7% 2010
108 Guatemala 34.4% 2002
109 Lebanon 34% 2004
110 Bolivia 33.7% 2008
111 Iraq 33.6% 2011
112 Sao Tome and Principe 33.1% 2009
=113 Malaysia 32.3% 2004
=113 Qatar 32.3% 1998
115 Haiti 31.3% 2012
116 Bahrain 30.6% 1995
117 Palau 29.7% 2003
118 Saudi Arabia 28.5% 1996
119 Madagascar 28.2% 2009
120 Poland 28% 1991
=121 Ethiopia 27.3% 2011
=121 Solomon Islands 27.3% 2007
123 Armenia 27.2% 2010
124 Maldives 27% 2009
125 Samoa 26.6% 2009
126 Zambia 26.5% 2007
127 Tanzania 26.1% 2010
128 Uganda 26% 2011
129 Tajikistan 25.8% 2012
130 Libya 25.7% 1995
131 Nauru 25.1% 2007
132 Oman 24.6% 2000
133 Papua New Guinea 24.3% 2007
134 United Arab Emirates 23.6% 1995
135 Tuvalu 22.4% 2007
136 Serbia 21.5% 2010
137 East Timor 20.6% 2010
138 Democratic Republic of the Congo 20% 2012
139 Gabon 19.4% 2012
=140 Pakistan 19.3% 2008
=140 Comoros 19.3% 2000
142 Yemen 19.2% 2006
143 Kiribati 18% 2009
144 Burundi 17.7% 2011
145 Montenegro 17.2% 2006
146 Djibouti 17.1% 2006
147 Ghana 16.6% 2008
148 Afghanistan 16.3% 2010
149 Burkina Faso 15% 2011
150 Cameroon 14.4% 2011
=151 Azerbaijan 13.2% 2006
=151 Togo 13.2% 2010
153 Cote d'Ivoire 12.5% 2012
154 Niger 12.2% 2012
155 Senegal 12.1% 2011
156 Bosnia and Herzegovina 12% 2012
157 Mozambique 11.3% 2011
=158 Liberia 10.3% 2007
=158 Guinea-Bissau 10.3% 2010
160 Albania 10.2% 2009
161 Sierra Leone 10% 2010
=162 Central African Republic 8.6% 2006
=162 Nigeria 8.6% 2011
164 Gambia 8.5% 2010
165 Mauritania 8% 2007
166 Benin 7.9% 2012
167 Mali 6.3% 2006
168 Equatorial Guinea 6.1% 2000
169 Eritrea 5.1% 2002
170 Guinea 4.6% 2012
171 Angola 4.5% 2001
172 Chad 1.6% 2010
173 Somalia 1.2% 2006
174 South Sudan 1% 2006

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