Nigeria - Contraceptive Prevalence

Since 2013, Nigeria Contraceptive Prevalence rose 13.9points year on year. In 2018, the country was ranked number 76 among other countries in Contraceptive Prevalence at 18.8 Percent of Women Aged 15-49. Nigeria is overtaken by Ivory Coast, which was number 75 at 19.6 Percent of Women Aged 15-49 and is followed by Oman at 18.8 Percent of Women Aged 15-49. China, Uruguay and North Korea respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. South Sudan witnessed the best average annual growth at +24.1points per year, while Burundi witnessed the worst performance at -5.5points per year.

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Date Percent of Women Aged 15-49
2018 18.80
2017 10.80
2016 16.00
2015
2014
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How does Nigeria rank in Contraceptive Prevalence?

# 94 Countries Percent of Women Aged 15-49 Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Finland
81.56 % 2015 NA NA View data
2 #2
China
80.50 % 2017 NA NA View data
75 #75
Ivory Coast
19.60 % 2018 +3.9 % NA View data
76 #76
Nigeria
18.80 % 2018 +74.1 % +13.9 % View data
77 #77
Oman
18.80 % 2014 NA NA View data
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