Lesotho - Contraceptive Prevalence (Any Methods)

Since 2009, Lesotho Contraceptive Prevalence (Any Methods) jumped by 5.1points year on year. In 2014, the country was ranked number 33 comparing other countries in Contraceptive Prevalence (Any Methods) at 60.2 Percent of Women Aged 15-49. Lesotho is overtaken by Kenya, which was ranked number 32 at 60.55 Percent of Women Aged 15-49 and is followed by Malawi at 59.2 Percent of Women Aged 15-49. China, Colombia and South Korea respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Nigeria witnessed the best average annual growth at +12.8points per year, while Niger recorded the worst performance at -4.6points per year.

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Date Percent of Women Aged 15-49
2014 60.20
2013
2012
2011 63.40
2010
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How does Lesotho rank in Contraceptive Prevalence (Any Methods)?

# 96 Countries Percent of Women Aged 15-49 Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Finland
85.47 % 2015 NA NA View data
2 #2
China
84.50 % 2017 NA -0.8 % View data
32 #32
Kenya
60.55 % 2017 -1.7 % NA View data
33 #33
Lesotho
60.20 % 2014 NA +5.1 % View data
34 #34
Malawi
59.20 % 2016 NA NA View data
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