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Country ISO Code Year(s) Age Any method Modern methods Traditional methods Source Survey name Note on population Note on methods Notes on residuals
(Modern methods)
Notes on residuals
(Traditional methods)
Note on country
Any modern method Sterilization Pill Injectable IUD Male condom Vaginal barrier methods
(including diaphragms, cervical caps and spermicidal foams, jelly, cream and sponges)
Implant Other modern methods
(including emergency contraception, female condom and modern methods not reported separately)
Any traditional method Rhythm
(Also called periodic abstinence or the calendar method)
Withdrawal Other traditional methods
(including prolonged abstinence, breastfeeding, lactational amenorrhea (LAM), douching, various folk methods and  traditional methods not reported separately)
Female Male
Afghanistan 004 1972/74 15-44 1.6 1.6 .. .. 1.0 .. 0.4 .. 0.2 .. 0.0 .. .. .. .. National survey National Demographic and Family Guidance Survey Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age.
Afghanistan 004 2000 12-49 4.9 3.6 0.8 0.1 1.2 1.3 0.3 .. .. .. 0.0 1.2 0.4 0.5 0.3 MICS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Data pertain to Nangarhar, Konar and Laghman, Ghazni, Paktika and Paktya, Logar and Wardak provinces.
Afghanistan 004 2003 <50 10.3 8.7 .. .. 5.0 2.2 .. 0.6 .. .. 0.9 1.6 .. .. .. MICS Adjusted. Including male and female sterilization.
Afghanistan 004 2005 <50 13.6 12.5 .. .. 6.0 5.0 .. 1.1 .. .. 0.4 1.1 .. 0.8 0.3 National survey National Risk and Vulnerability Assessment 2005 Adjusted. Including male and female sterilization.
Afghanistan 004 2006 10-49 18.6 15.5 0.7 .. 8.1 5.4 1.0 2.2 .. .. 0.0 4.3 0.5 0.6 3.2 National survey 2006 Afghanistan Health Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM). Excluding the six largest cities (Kabul, Hirat, Mazar-e-Sharif, Kunduz, Jalalabad and Kandahar), 5 of the 34 provinces in the country and 28 out of the selected 425 clusters where fieldwork was not completed due to security reasons.
Afghanistan 004 2007/08 15-49 22.8 15.2 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 7.6 .. .. .. National survey Afghanistan 2007-2008 National Risk and Vulnerability Assessment
Afghanistan 004 2010 15-49 21.8 16.3 1.4 0.0 5.3 6.5 1.3 1.7 .. 0.1 .. 5.6 0.3 1.4 3.9 National survey Afghanistan Mortality Survey (AMS) 2010 Excluding areas in the South zone.
Albania 008 2000 15-49 57.5 15.3 0.9 0.2 5.6 0.7 0.0 7.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 42.2 7.5 31.8 2.8 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Albania 008 2002 15-44 75.1 8.0 4.0 0.0 1.0 0.4 0.5 2.1 0.0 .. 0.0 67.1 0.0 .. .. RHS Including withdrawal.
Albania 008 2005 15-49 60.1 22.4 1.2 0.1 9.5 0.8 0.0 10.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 37.7 6.9 28.1 2.8 MICS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Albania 008 2008/09 15-49 69.3 10.2 3.0 .. 1.6 0.7 0.9 4.0 .. .. 0.1 59.1 0.8 57.9 0.4 DHS Including male sterilization, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Algeria 012 1986/87 15-49 35.8 31.3 .. .. 26.6 .. 2.1 0.5 .. .. 2.1 4.5 1.4 3.1 .. National survey Enquête nationale sur la fécondité Including male and female sterilization, injectables and vaginal barrier methods.
Algeria 012 1992 15-49 50.9 43.2 1.1 0.0 38.9 0.1 2.4 0.5 0.2 .. 0.0 7.7 1.7 1.8 4.2 PAPCHILD Including breastfeeding.
Algeria 012 1995 15-49 56.9 49.4 .. .. 44.2 0.1 4.0 0.8 .. .. 0.3 7.5 2.4 0.6 4.5 MICS Including breastfeeding.
Algeria 012 2000 15-49 64.0 50.1 0.0 0.0 44.3 0.0 4.3 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 13.9 4.9 3.5 5.5 MICS Adjusted. Including breastfeeding.
Algeria 012 2002 15-49 57.0 51.8 .. .. 46.8 .. 3.1 .. .. .. 1.8 5.1 2.2 1.7 1.2 PAPFAM Adjusted. Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including male sterilization, injectables, implants, male condoms and vaginal barrier methods. Including breastfeeding.
Algeria 012 2006 15-49 61.4 52.0 1.1 .. 45.9 .. 2.3 2.3 .. .. 0.3 9.4 4.1 3.3 2.0 MICS Including male sterilization, injectables, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including breastfeeding.
Angola 024 1996 15-49 8.1 4.1 .. .. 1.9 1.2 0.7 0.3 0.0 .. 0.0 4.0 1.2 0.2 2.7 MICS Data pertain to non-pregnant women. Including abstinence, breastfeeding and folk methods.
Angola 024 2001 15-49 6.2 4.5 0.1 0.0 2.2 1.4 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.1 1.7 1.2 0.1 0.4 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Anguilla 660 2003 15-45 43.0 40.8 2.6 0.0 17.6 1.7 2.6 15.0 0.4 0.0 0.9 2.6 0.9 1.7 0.0 National survey Anguilla Reproductive Health Survey Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Data pertain to methods used during  the last two months. Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Antigua and Barbuda 028 1981 15-44 48.2 44.6 10.5 0.0 20.0 5.4 5.0 2.0 1.7 .. 0.0 2.4 1.3 1.1 0.0 CPS Data pertain to women exposed to the risk of pregnancy. Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Antigua and Barbuda 028 1988 15-44 52.6 50.6 11.4 0.0 26.2 3.2 1.1 5.5 3.2 .. 0.0 2.0 0.5 1.1 0.4 CPS
Argentina 032 2001 15-49 65.3 63.8 .. .. 30.4 .. 9.5 22.3 1.6 .. 0.0 13.3 9.1 .. 4.2 National survey Encuesta de Condiciones de Vida 2001 Data pertain to sexually active women of reproductive age. Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination.
Argentina 032 2004/05 15-49 78.9 69.9 5.8 .. 20.4 2.4 8.4 32.9 .. .. 0.8 9.0 4.8 3.4 0.1 National survey Encuesta Nacional de Nutrición y Salud, 2005 Data pertain to sexually active, non-pregnant women. Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Armenia 051 1991 15-44 56.0 25.2 .. .. 1.7 .. 7.8 15.7 .. .. 0.0 30.8 .. 17.9 12.9 National survey Study on Contraceptive Prevalence and use in Yerevan Data pertain to Yerevan.
Armenia 051 2000 15-49 60.5 20.4 2.7 0.0 1.1 0.1 9.4 6.9 0.2 0.0 0.0 40.1 4.8 31.9 3.4 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Armenia 051 2005 15-49 53.1 19.1 0.6 0.0 0.8 0.0 9.4 8.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 34.0 3.8 27.7 2.5 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Armenia 051 2010 15-49 54.9 26.5 .. .. 1.5 .. 9.6 14.6 .. .. 0.8 28.5 2.4 24.5 1.6 DHS Preliminary data. Including female sterilization, foam/jelly and rhythm. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Australia 036 1986 20-49 76.1 72.2 27.7 10.4 24.0 .. 4.9 4.4 0.8 .. 0.0 3.9 2.0 1.6 0.3 National survey Australian Family Project
Australia 036 1995 18-49 66.7 63.9 12.8 9.7 26.7 .. 2.0 11.7 .. .. 1.0 2.7 2.0 .. 0.7 National survey 1995 National Health Survey Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status.
Australia 036 2001/02 16-59 70.8 70.8 15.9 13.7 23.8 1.1 0.8 15.2 0.8 0.8 0.1 6.3 3.1 3.2 0.0 National survey Australian Study of Health and Relationships Data pertain to women exposed to the risk of pregnancy. Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including female condoms. Including douching.
Australia 036 2005 18-44 72.3 68.1 6.6 9.3 30.0 2.1 1.6 14.6 .. 2.8 1.1 4.2 1.7 2.5 .. National survey Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) survey, 2005 Data pertain to women exposed to the risk of pregnancy. Including vaginal barrier methods, foam/cream/jelly/suppository and emergency contraception
Austria 040 1995/96 20-49 50.9 46.8 .. 0.5 30.8 0.3 7.3 7.2 0.7 .. 0.0 4.1 2.5 0.7 0.9 FFS Adjusted.
Azerbaijan 031 2000 15-49 55.1 15.8 0.5 0.1 3.3 0.4 9.3 2.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 39.3 4.3 30.6 4.4 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Azerbaijan 031 2001 15-44 55.4 11.9 1.2 0.0 1.0 0.0 6.1 3.2 0.3 .. 0.1 43.5 3.0 40.5 0.0 RHS Including emergency contraception.
Azerbaijan 031 2006 15-49 51.1 13.2 0.4 0.0 1.1 0.0 9.2 2.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 37.9 4.0 32.5 1.4 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Bahamas 044 1988 15-44 61.7 60.1 16.4 0.0 31.5 4.8 3.7 2.3 1.4 .. 0.0 1.6 .. .. .. CCPS Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Bahrain 048 1989 15-49 53.8 30.3 7.2 .. 13.1 .. 1.6 8.2 .. .. 0.2 23.5 .. 19.4 4.1 GCHS Data pertain to nationals of the country. Including male sterilization, injectables and vaginal barrier methods. Including breastfeeding and rhythm.
Bahrain 048 1995 15-49 61.8 30.6 6.2 .. 10.9 0.0 2.9 9.6 0.0 .. 1.1 31.2 3.2 26.3 1.7 GFHS Data pertain to nationals of the country. Including male sterilization. Including breastfeeding.
Bangladesh 050 1975/76 10-49 7.7 5.0 0.6 0.5 2.7 .. 0.5 0.7 0.0 .. 0.0 2.7 0.9 0.5 1.3 WFS
Bangladesh 050 1979/80 10-49 12.7 8.9 2.4 0.9 3.6 0.2 0.2 1.5 0.1 .. 0.0 3.8 2.2 0.2 1.4 CPS Including abstinence.
Bangladesh 050 1981 10-49 18.6 11.0 4.0 0.8 3.5 0.4 0.4 1.6 0.3 .. 0.0 7.6 3.9 1.8 1.9 National survey 1981 Bangladesh Contraceptive Prevalence Survey Including abstinence.
Bangladesh 050 1983/84 10-49 19.1 13.7 6.2 1.2 3.3 0.2 1.0 1.5 0.3 .. 0.0 5.4 2.4 1.3 1.8 National survey 1983-1984 Bangladesh Contraceptive Prevalence Survey Including abstinence.
Bangladesh 050 1985/86 10-49 25.3 18.4 7.9 1.5 5.1 0.5 1.4 1.8 0.2 .. 0.0 6.9 3.8 0.9 2.2 National survey 1985-1986 Bangladesh Contraceptive Prevalence Survey Including abstinence.
Bangladesh 050 1989 10-49 31.4 24.4 9.0 1.4 9.1 1.1 1.7 1.9 0.2 .. 0.0 7.1 3.9 1.2 2.0 National survey 1989 Bangladesh Contraceptive Prevalence Survey Including abstinence.
Bangladesh 050 1989 10-49 30.8 23.2 8.5 1.2 9.6 0.6 1.4 1.8 0.1 .. 0.0 7.6 4.0 1.8 1.8 National survey Bangladesh Fertility Survey 1989 Including abstinence.
Bangladesh 050 1991 10-49 39.9 31.2 9.1 1.2 13.9 2.6 1.8 2.5 .. .. 0.0 8.7 4.7 2.0 2.0 National survey 1991 Bangladesh Contraceptive Prevalence Survey Including abstinence.
Bangladesh 050 1993/94 10-49 44.6 36.2 8.1 1.1 17.4 4.5 2.2 3.0 .. .. 0.0 8.4 4.8 2.5 1.1 DHS
Bangladesh 050 1996/97 10-49 49.2 41.6 7.6 1.1 20.8 6.2 1.8 3.9 .. 0.1 0.0 7.7 5.0 1.9 0.8 DHS
Bangladesh 050 1999/00 10-49 53.8 43.4 6.7 0.5 23.0 7.2 1.2 4.3 .. 0.5 0.0 10.3 5.4 4.0 0.9 DHS
Bangladesh 050 2004 10-49 58.1 47.3 5.2 0.6 26.2 9.7 0.6 4.2 .. 0.8 0.0 10.8 6.5 3.6 0.6 DHS
Bangladesh 050 2007 15-49 55.8 47.5 5.0 0.7 28.5 7.0 0.9 4.5 .. 0.7 0.0 8.3 4.9 2.9 0.6 DHS
Bangladesh 050 2011/12 15-49 61.2 52.1 5.0 1.2 27.2 11.2 0.7 5.5 .. 1.1 .. 9.2 6.9 1.9 0.4 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Preliminary data. 
Barbados 052 1980/81 15-49 46.5 44.7 14.4 0.3 15.8 2.2 4.0 5.4 2.6 .. 0.0 1.9 .. .. .. CPS Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Barbados 052 1988 15-44 55.0 53.3 10.0 0.3 27.0 0.9 5.2 7.4 2.6 .. 0.0 1.7 0.7 1.0 0.0 CCPS
Belarus 112 1995 18-34 50.4 42.1 0.8 0.0 6.7 0.0 29.0 4.8 0.8 0.0 0.0 8.3 3.0 5.2 0.1 National survey World Bank Survey of Married Women 18-34 Including abstinence.
Belarus 112 2005 15-49 72.6 56.0 2.4 0.0 10.4 0.0 25.7 17.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 16.6 5.5 9.6 1.5 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Belgium 056 1966 20-40 72.0 10.8 .. .. 5.0 .. .. 2.9 0.7 .. 2.2 61.2 15.8 39.6 5.8 National survey First National Survey on Family Development Data pertain to the Flemish population only. Adjusted. Including some cases of sterilization for non-contraceptive reasons. Including male and female sterilization. Including douching.
Belgium 056 1975/76 20-44 87.0 47.9 .. .. 30.5 .. 3.5 7.8 0.0 .. 6.1 39.1 7.0 25.2 7.0 National survey Third National Survey on Family Development  Data pertain to the Flemish population only. Adjusted. Including some cases of sterilization for non-contraceptive reasons. Including male and female sterilization.
Belgium 056 1982/83 20-44 81.0 63.2 .. .. 31.6 .. 8.1 6.5 0.0 .. 17.0 17.8 4.1 5.7 8.0 National survey Fourth National Survey on Family Development Data pertain to the Flemish population only. Adjusted. Including some cases of sterilization for non-contraceptive reasons. Including male and female sterilization.
Belgium 056 1991/92 21-39 78.4 74.3 10.9 7.0 46.7 .. 5.0 4.7 0.1 .. 0.0 4.1 2.1 2.0 0.0 FFS Data pertain to the Flemish population only. Including some cases of sterilization for non-contraceptive reasons.
Belgium 056 1997 15-54 56.5 54.8 .. .. 37.9 .. 5.2 .. .. .. 11.7 1.6 .. .. .. National survey Enquête de santé Belgique 1997 Data pertain to sexually active women of reproductive age. Including male and female sterilization, male condoms and vaginal barrier methods. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Belgium 056 2001 15-49 75.6 74.0 .. .. 47.5 .. 7.6 .. .. .. 18.9 1.3 .. .. .. National survey Enquête de santé Belgique 2001 Data pertain to sexually active women of reproductive age. Data pertain to methods used during  the last 12 months. Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including male and female sterilization, male condom, injectables, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Belgium 056 2004 15-49 74.6 72.9 .. .. 44.8 .. 9.7 .. .. .. 18.4 1.5 .. .. .. National survey Enquête de santé par interview, Belgique 2004 Data pertain to sexually active women of reproductive age. Data pertain to methods used during  the last 12 months. Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including male and female sterilization, male condom, injectables, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Belize 084 1991 15-44 46.7 41.8 18.7 0.0 14.9 4.3 1.9 1.9 .. .. 0.0 4.9 2.5 .. 2.4 National survey 1991 Belize Family Health Survey
Belize 084 1999 15-44 56.1 49.3 18.0 0.0 15.6 7.6 1.5 6.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.8 3.5 .. 3.3 RHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Belize 084 2006 15-49 34.3 31.2 8.9 0.1 10.8 5.0 2.1 4.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 3.2 1.7 0.3 1.2 MICS Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Benin 204 1981/82 15-49 6.6 0.7 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.0 .. 0.0 5.9 1.8 3.5 0.6 WFS Including douching.
Benin 204 1996 15-49 16.4 3.4 0.4 0.0 1.0 0.7 0.5 0.7 0.1 0.0 0.0 13.0 6.6 5.2 1.2 DHS
Benin 204 2001 15-49 18.6 6.8 0.3 0.0 1.8 2.1 0.8 1.3 0.2 0.3 0.0 11.8 6.9 4.3 0.6 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Benin 204 2006 15-49 17.0 5.9 0.3 0.0 1.5 1.8 0.6 1.1 0.0 0.5 0.0 11.1 6.9 3.6 0.5 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Bhutan 064 1994 15-49 18.8 18.8 3.1 8.0 2.4 4.0 1.0 0.3 .. .. 0.0 .. .. .. .. National survey Bhutan National Health Survey 1994 Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status.
Bhutan 064 2000 15-49 30.7 30.7 3.1 13.6 3.4 5.9 3.4 1.2 .. 0.0 0.0 .. .. .. .. National survey Bhutan National Health Survey 2000
Bhutan 064 2007 15-49 .. 35.4 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. LSMS Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status.
Bhutan 064 2010 15-49 65.6 65.4 7.1 12.6 7.5 28.9 3.7 5.5 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.1 MICS
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 068 1983 15-49 23.6 9.9 2.4 0.1 2.7 0.4 3.4 0.4 0.5 .. 0.0 13.7 12.7 0.6 0.4 CPS Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age.
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 068 1989 15-49 30.3 12.2 4.4 0.0 1.9 0.7 4.8 0.3 0.1 .. 0.0 18.0 16.1 1.0 0.9 DHS
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 068 1993/94 15-49 45.3 17.7 4.6 0.0 2.8 0.8 8.1 1.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 27.6 22.0 1.7 3.9 DHS
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 068 1998 15-49 48.3 25.2 6.5 0.0 3.8 1.1 11.1 2.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 23.1 20.0 2.3 0.8 DHS Including folk methods.
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 068 2000 15-49 53.4 27.3 4.3 0.0 3.8 3.2 12.6 3.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 26.1 21.3 0.5 4.3 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 068 2003/04 15-49 58.4 32.4 6.5 0.0 3.6 8.0 10.2 3.9 0.2 0.0 0.0 25.9 19.4 3.8 2.7 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 068 2008 15-49 60.5 33.8 6.5 0.1 3.3 11.3 8.4 4.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 26.7 20.8 4.9 1.0 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Bosnia and Herzegovina 070 1970 15-44 42.9 3.1 .. .. 1.4 .. 0.2 1.5 .. .. 0.0 39.8 0.6 39.2 0.0 National survey 1970 Yugoslavia Fertility Survey Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Data pertain to methods used during  the last two months.
Bosnia and Herzegovina 070 2000 15-49 47.5 15.7 0.1 0.0 4.5 0.0 7.9 3.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 31.7 4.1 26.9 0.7 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Bosnia and Herzegovina 070 2006 15-49 35.7 11.2 0.1 0.0 3.4 0.0 3.6 4.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 24.5 2.7 21.4 0.4 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Botswana 072 1984 15-49 27.8 18.6 1.5 0.0 10.0 1.0 4.8 1.2 0.1 .. 0.0 9.2 0.3 0.3 8.6 CPS Including abstinence.
Botswana 072 1988 15-49 33.0 31.7 4.3 0.3 14.8 5.4 5.6 1.3 0.0 .. 0.0 1.3 0.2 0.3 0.8 DHS Including abstinence.
Botswana 072 1996 15-49 41.7 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. National survey 1996 Botswana Family Health Survey III Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status.
Botswana 072 2000 15-49 44.4 42.1 1.2 0.2 14.3 8.1 1.7 15.5 0.1 0.4 0.6 2.3 0.2 0.0 2.1 MICS Including abstinence.
Botswana 072 2007/08 12-49 52.8 51.2 2.1 0.1 6.1 6.8 0.8 41.7 0.6 .. .. 2.6 1.8 0.6 0.2 National survey 2007 Botswana Family Health Survey IV Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination.
Brazil 076 1986 15-44 65.8 56.7 26.9 0.8 25.2 0.6 1.0 1.7 0.5 0.0 0.0 9.3 4.3 5.0 0.0 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Brazil 076 1996 15-49 76.7 70.3 40.1 2.6 20.7 1.2 1.1 4.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 6.4 3.0 3.1 0.3 DHS Including folk methods.
Brazil 076 2006 15-49 80.3 77.1 29.1 5.1 24.7 4.0 1.9 12.2 0.0 0.1 0.0 3.2 1.1 2.1 0.0 National survey Pesquisa Nacional Sobre Demografia e Saude 2006
Bulgaria 100 1976 15-44 75.0 6.0 .. .. 2.5 .. 1.4 2.1 0.0 .. 0.0 69.1 3.8 59.0 6.3 National survey 1976 Bulgarian Fertility Survey Adjusted. Including abstinence and douching.
Bulgaria 100 1995 15-44 85.9 45.6 .. .. 9.3 .. 22.3 14.0 .. .. 0.0 40.3 4.1 34.2 2.0 National survey 1995 Women in Transition Survey Including douching.
Bulgaria 100 1997/98 20-44 63.4 39.6 .. .. 10.7 .. 10.6 16.7 1.2 .. 0.4 23.8 .. 19.6 4.2 FFS Adjusted. Including male and female sterilization. Including rhythm.
Burkina Faso 854 1992/93 15-49 7.9 4.2 .. .. 2.1 0.1 0.7 0.8 0.1 .. 0.3 3.7 3.5 0.0 0.2 DHS Including male and female sterilization. Including folk methods.
Burkina Faso 854 1998/99 15-49 11.9 4.8 .. .. 1.8 1.1 0.4 1.2 .. .. 0.4 7.0 4.6 0.2 2.2 DHS Including male and female sterilization and vaginal barrier methods. Including abstinence and folk methods.
Burkina Faso 854 2003 15-49 13.8 8.6 0.1 0.0 2.2 2.5 0.4 2.1 0.0 1.2 0.0 5.1 3.1 0.1 1.9 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including abstinence and lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Burkina Faso 854 2006 15-49 17.4 13.3 0.1 0.0 4.6 5.0 0.1 1.4 0.1 2.0 0.0 4.1 2.9 0.1 1.1 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Burkina Faso 854 2010/11 15-49 16.2 14.9 0.2 .. 3.2 6.2 0.3 1.6 .. 3.4 0.1 1.3 1.0 .. 0.2 DHS Preliminary data. Including foam/jelly. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM), rhythm and withdrawal.
Burundi 108 1987 15-49 8.7 1.2 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.0 .. 0.0 7.5 4.8 0.7 2.0 DHS Including abstinence and folk methods.
Burundi 108 2000 15-49 15.7 10.0 0.2 0.1 3.9 4.7 0.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.6 3.4 0.0 2.3 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Burundi 108 2002 15-49 19.7 8.5 0.1 0.0 2.4 4.7 0.8 0.5 0.0 .. 0.0 11.2 9.2 1.9 0.1 National survey Enquête Socio-démographique et de Santé de la Reproduction Burundi 2002
Burundi 108 2005 15-49 9.1 7.5 0.2 0.0 1.8 5.0 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.6 1.0 0.2 0.4 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Burundi 108 2010/11 15-49 21.9 17.7 0.6 .. 2.4 10.4 2.7 .. .. 0.6 1.0 4.1 1.9 2.3 .. DHS Preliminary data.
Cambodia 116 1995 15-44 12.6 6.9 1.3 .. 1.3 2.3 1.6 0.3 .. .. 0.1 5.7 .. .. .. National survey KAP Survey on Fertility and Contraception
Cambodia 116 1998 15-49 21.8 16.1 0.9 0.0 5.8 7.0 1.8 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.7 .. .. .. National survey National Health Survey 1998
Cambodia 116 2000 15-49 23.8 18.5 1.5 0.2 7.2 7.4 1.3 0.9 0.0 0.1 0.0 5.3 2.7 2.2 0.4 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Cambodia 116 2005 15-49 40.0 27.1 1.7 0.1 12.6 7.9 1.8 2.9 0.0 0.2 0.0 12.9 4.5 8.3 0.2 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Cambodia 116 2010/11 15-49 50.5 34.9 2.4 0.0 15.8 10.4 3.1 2.7 .. 0.4 0.0 15.7 3.9 11.7 0.1 DHS Preliminary data. Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Cameroon 120 1978 15-49 2.4 0.6 .. .. 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.0 .. 0.0 1.8 1.1 0.4 0.3 WFS
Cameroon 120 1991 15-49 16.1 4.3 1.2 0.0 1.2 0.4 0.3 0.9 0.3 .. 0.0 11.8 6.8 1.5 3.6 DHS Including abstinence.
Cameroon 120 1998 15-49 19.3 7.1 1.5 .. 2.0 0.7 0.6 2.1 .. .. 0.2 12.3 9.6 1.6 1.0 DHS Including male sterilization, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including folk methods.
Cameroon 120 2000 15-49 25.6 6.3 1.0 0.0 1.7 1.0 0.2 1.9 0.2 0.2 0.1 19.3 11.0 0.6 7.8 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Cameroon 120 2004 15-49 26.0 12.5 1.2 0.0 1.6 1.4 0.3 7.6 0.0 0.3 0.0 13.5 10.2 2.1 1.2 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Cameroon 120 2006 15-49 29.2 12.0 0.4 0.0 1.9 2.3 0.3 6.5 0.0 0.6 0.1 17.2 13.1 0.6 3.5 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Cameroon 120 2011 15-49 23.4 14.1 0.5 .. 1.9 3.0 0.2 7.6 .. 0.7 0.1 9.2 6.7 1.8 0.7 DHS Preliminary data. Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Canada 124 1984 18-49 73.1 69.7 30.6 12.9 11.0 .. 5.8 7.9 1.5 .. 0.0 3.6 2.2 1.0 0.4 National survey 1984 Canadian Fertility Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination.
Canada 124 1995 15-49 74.7 73.3 30.6 15.2 14.4 .. 2.9 9.4 0.8 .. 0.0 1.5 0.6 0.7 0.2 FFS
Canada 124 1998 18-44 80.0 76.0 16.0 24.0 16.0 .. 2.0 15.0 3.0 .. 0.0 8.0 2.0 6.0 0.0 National survey 1998 Canadian Contraception Study Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Excluding hysterectomies.
Canada 124 2002 18-44 74.0 72.0 11.0 22.0 21.0 1.0 1.0 15.0 1.0 .. 0.0 9.0 3.0 6.0 0.0 National survey 2002 Canadian Contraception Study Data pertain to women who have ever had sex. Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Excluding hysterectomies.
Cape Verde 132 1988/89 15-49 23.8 19.0 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 4.8 .. .. .. National survey Inquérito sobre a Fecundidade em Cabo Verde 1988
Cape Verde 132 1998 15-49 52.9 46.0 12.8 0.0 18.2 7.7 4.3 3.0 0.1 .. 0.0 6.9 4.9 2.0 0.1 RHS Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Cape Verde 132 2005 15-49 61.3 57.1 14.8 .. 21.4 11.3 2.2 6.1 .. .. 1.3 4.2 1.9 2.2 0.1 DHS Including male sterilization, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Central African Republic 140 1994/95 15-49 14.8 3.3 0.4 0.0 1.1 0.6 0.1 1.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 11.5 4.9 0.5 6.1 DHS Including abstinence and folk methods.
Central African Republic 140 2000 15-49 27.9 6.9 0.3 0.0 4.8 0.6 0.2 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 21.0 14.7 0.8 5.5 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Central African Republic 140 2006 15-49 19.0 8.6 0.3 0.1 4.4 0.2 0.1 3.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 10.5 6.8 0.4 3.3 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Chad 148 1996/97 15-49 4.1 1.2 0.2 0.0 0.6 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.0 2.2 0.3 0.6 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including folk methods.
Chad 148 2000 15-49 7.9 2.1 0.6 0.0 1.1 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 5.8 1.5 0.0 4.4 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Chad 148 2004 15-49 2.8 1.7 0.2 .. 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.4 .. .. 0.1 1.1 1.1 0.0 0.0 DHS Including male sterilization, implants and vaginal barrier methods.
Chile 152 2001 15-44 60.7 57.9 5.7 0.0 23.3 0.6 21.7 6.5 0.1 .. 0.0 2.7 1.4 0.3 1.0 National survey Encuesta Nacional de Calidad de Vida y Salud 2001 Data pertain to men and women of reproductive age who are married or in a union. Including breastfeeding.
Chile 152 2006 15-44 64.2 .. 7.1 .. 29.1 .. 18.9 9.1 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. National survey Encuesta Nacional de Calidad de Vida y Salud 2006 Data pertain to men and women of reproductive age. Data pertain to the four most commonly used methods only.
China 156 1982 15-49 69.5 66.7 17.6 6.9 5.9 .. 34.9 1.4 .. .. 0.0 2.8 .. .. .. National survey 1982 National One-per-thousand Population Sample on Fertility Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age.
China 156 1988 15-49 71.1 69.9 27.2 7.8 3.5 .. 29.5 1.9 .. .. 0.0 1.2 .. .. .. National survey 1988 National Fertility and Family Planning Survey Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age.
China 156 1992 15-49 84.6 83.7 35.9 10.2 3.1 .. 33.1 1.4 .. .. 0.0 0.9 .. .. .. National survey 1992 National Fertility and Family Planning Survey Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age. Adjusted.
China 156 1997 15-49 83.8 83.3 33.5 7.7 1.7 .. 36.4 3.4 0.2 0.4 0.0 0.5 .. .. .. National survey 1997 Demographic and Reproductive Health Survey
China 156 2001 15-49 86.9 86.2 33.1 6.9 .. .. 39.6 4.4 .. 0.3 1.8 0.7 .. .. .. National survey 2001 National Family Planning and Reproductive Health Survey Including pills and injectables.
China 156 2006 15-49 84.6 84.0 28.7 4.5 1.2 0.0 40.6 8.5 0.2 0.3 0.0 0.6 0.3 0.3 .. National survey 2006 National Family Planning and Reproductive Health Survey
China, Hong Kong SAR 344 1967 15-45 42.0 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. National survey Family Planning Knowledge, Attitude and Practice in Hong Kong Survey 1967
China, Hong Kong SAR 344 1972 15-49 49.6 43.3 .. .. 17.9 1.5 5.0 3.5 4.0 .. 11.4 6.5 3.0 .. 3.5 National survey Family Planning Knowledge, Attitude and Practice in Hong Kong Survey 1972 Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including male and female sterilization. Including withdrawal.
China, Hong Kong SAR 344 1977 15-49 71.9 64.0 .. .. 23.0 2.2 2.9 12.9 4.3 .. 18.7 7.9 7.9 0.0 0.0 National survey Family Planning Knowledge, Attitude and Practice in Hong Kong Survey 1977 Including male and female sterilization.
China, Hong Kong SAR 344 1982 15-49 72.3 63.9 19.9 1.2 19.4 2.7 3.5 14.6 2.6 .. 0.0 8.5 8.1 .. 0.4 National survey Family Planning Knowledge, Attitude and Practice in Hong Kong Survey 1982 Including withdrawal.
China, Hong Kong SAR 344 1987 15-49 80.8 75.0 22.9 0.9 16.4 2.5 4.5 26.0 1.8 .. 0.0 5.9 5.4 .. 0.5 National survey Family Planning Knowledge, Attitude and Practice in Hong Kong Survey 1987 Including withdrawal.
China, Hong Kong SAR 344 1992 15-49 86.2 79.7 18.9 0.9 17.1 1.7 5.1 34.5 1.5 .. 0.0 6.6 5.1 .. 1.5 National survey Family Planning Knowledge, Attitude and Practice in Hong Kong Survey 1992 Including withdrawal.
China, Hong Kong SAR 344 1997 15-49 86.0 80.9 19.7 0.7 14.0 2.3 5.1 38.2 0.9 0.0 0.0 5.1 3.0 0.5 1.6 National survey Family Planning Knowledge, Attitude and Practice in Hong Kong Survey 1997 Adjusted.
China, Hong Kong SAR 344 2002 15-49 86.2 81.3 14.5 0.5 8.1 1.6 9.0 47.2 0.4 .. 0.0 4.9 2.9 1.5 0.5 National survey Family Planning Knowledge, Attitude and Practice in Hong Kong Survey 2002 Adjusted.
China, Hong Kong SAR 344 2007 15-49 79.5 75.4 7.1 0.6 6.7 1.2 9.3 50.3 0.2 .. 0.0 4.1 2.3 1.8 0.0 National survey Family Planning Knowledge, Attitude and Practice in Hong Kong Survey 2007
Colombia 170 1969 15-49 20.5 8.9 .. .. 4.8 .. 2.7 .. .. .. 1.4 11.5 .. .. .. National survey Encuesta Nacional de Fecundidad Colombia 1969 Including male and female sterilization.
Colombia 170 1976 15-49 42.5 30.4 4.0 0.2 13.3 0.4 8.5 1.7 2.3 .. 0.0 12.0 5.1 4.7 2.2 WFS Including abstinence and douching.
Colombia 170 1978 15-49 46.1 37.3 7.5 0.0 17.2 .. 7.7 1.4 .. .. 3.5 8.7 4.0 .. 4.7 CPS Including injectables and vaginal barrier methods. Including withdrawal.
Colombia 170 1980 15-49 48.5 41.0 10.7 0.2 17.4 .. 8.1 .. .. .. 4.6 7.6 4.9 .. 2.7 CPS Including male condoms, injectables and vaginal barrier methods. Including withdrawal.
Colombia 170 1986 15-49 64.8 52.5 18.3 0.4 16.4 2.4 11.0 1.7 2.3 .. 0.0 12.3 5.7 5.7 0.9 DHS Including abstinence.
Colombia 170 1990 15-49 66.1 54.7 20.9 0.5 14.1 2.2 12.4 2.9 1.7 .. 0.0 11.4 6.1 4.8 0.5 DHS
Colombia 170 1995 15-49 72.2 59.3 25.7 0.7 12.9 2.5 11.1 4.3 1.4 0.7 0.0 12.9 5.2 5.8 1.8 DHS Including folk methods.
Colombia 170 2000 15-49 76.9 63.3 27.1 1.0 11.8 4.0 12.4 6.1 0.8 0.2 0.0 13.7 6.0 6.3 1.4 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Colombia 170 2004/05 15-49 78.2 67.6 31.2 1.8 9.7 5.8 11.2 7.1 0.5 0.3 0.0 10.6 3.8 5.7 1.2 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Colombia 170 2010 15-49 79.1 72.7 34.9 3.4 7.6 9.2 7.5 7.0 0.1 3.1 0.0 6.3 2.3 3.5 0.5 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Comoros 174 1996 15-49 21.0 11.4 2.8 0.0 2.9 4.3 0.3 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.6 3.3 5.4 0.9 DHS Including folk methods.
Comoros 174 2000 15-49 25.7 19.3 0.7 0.0 8.3 8.5 0.4 0.7 0.0 0.7 0.0 6.4 2.9 1.2 2.3 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Congo 178 2005 15-49 44.3 12.7 0.2 .. 2.3 1.0 0.1 8.9 .. .. 0.1 31.6 23.8 5.3 2.5 DHS Including male sterilization, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Congo 178 2011/12 15-49 44.7 20.0 0.1 .. 2.9 2.8 .. 12.3 .. 0.1 1.7 24.7 17.1 5.7 2.0 DHS Preliminary data. Including emergency contraception and male sterilization. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Cook Islands 184 1996 15-49 63.2 60.4 11.3 0.0 22.6 20.8 3.3 2.4 0.0 4.7 0.0 6.1 1.4 2.8 2.8 National survey The Cook Islands 1996 Knowledge, Attitudes and Practice Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Cook Islands 184 1999 15-49 43.2 38.2 4.4 0.6 15.2 16.3 1.4 0.3 0.0 .. 0.0 4.9 0.3 1.1 3.5 National survey Reproductive Health Knowledge and Services in the Cook Islands Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Adjusted.
Costa Rica 188 1976 20-49 64.4 53.5 12.3 1.0 22.5 2.0 5.2 8.8 1.7 .. 0.0 10.9 5.1 4.6 1.2 WFS Including abstinence and douching.
Costa Rica 188 1978 15-49 63.8 54.9 14.0 0.8 23.3 2.0 4.8 8.7 1.3 .. 0.0 8.9 4.9 3.5 0.5 CPS Including folk methods.
Costa Rica 188 1981 15-49 65.2 55.9 17.3 0.5 20.6 2.2 5.7 8.4 1.2 .. 0.0 9.3 6.2 2.8 0.3 CPS Including folk methods.
Costa Rica 188 1986 15-44 69.5 58.2 13.9 0.5 20.7 1.0 8.0 13.4 0.7 .. 0.0 11.3 8.1 3.1 0.1 National survey Encuesta Nacional de Fecundidad y Salud 
Costa Rica 188 1992/93 15-49 75.0 64.6 19.7 1.3 18.0 1.0 8.7 15.7 0.2 0.0 0.0 10.3 7.0 3.3 0.1 RHS
Costa Rica 188 1999 18-44 80.0 71.5 21.4 0.5 25.6 5.9 6.9 10.9 0.3 0.0 0.0 8.5 6.5 1.8 0.2 National survey Encuesta Nacional de Salud Reproductiva 1999
Costa Rica 188 2009 15-49 81.1 76.4 28.3 4.7 24.7 8.1 2.8 7.7 .. 0.1 .. 4.6 3.2 0.7 0.7 National survey Encuesta Nacional de Salud Reproductiva, 2009.
Costa Rica 188 2010 15-49 82.2 79.9 30.0 5.9 21.3 9.5 3.4 9.0 .. 0.3 0.5 3.3 1.4 1.8 0.1 National survey Encuesta Nacional de Salud Sexual y Reproductiva Costa Rica, 2010. Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Côte d'Ivoire 384 1981 15-49 2.9 0.5 .. .. 0.4 .. 0.1 0.0 0.0 .. 0.0 2.4 0.3 0.1 2.0 WFS Including abstinence and douching.
Côte d'Ivoire 384 1994 15-49 11.4 4.3 .. .. 2.2 0.8 .. 0.7 .. .. 0.7 7.1 6.0 .. 1.1 DHS Including male and female sterilization, IUD and vaginal barrier methods. Including withdrawal.
Côte d'Ivoire 384 1998/99 15-49 15.0 7.3 0.1 0.0 3.5 1.4 0.4 1.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.8 6.2 0.4 1.2 DHS Including folk methods.
Côte d'Ivoire 384 2006 15-49 12.9 8.0 .. .. 5.5 1.1 .. 1.0 .. .. 0.5 4.9 3.0 .. 1.9 MICS Including male and female sterilization and IUD. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Croatia 191 1970 15-44 58.0 7.0 .. .. 3.1 .. 0.4 3.5 .. .. 0.0 51.0 3.4 47.6 0.0 National survey 1970 Yugoslavia Fertility Survey Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Data pertain to methods used during  the last two months.
Cuba 192 1987 15-49 70.0 67.0 22.0 0.0 10.0 0.0 33.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 National survey Encuesta Nacional de Fecundidad Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Cuba 192 2000 15-49 73.3 72.1 19.0 0.0 3.6 0.7 43.5 5.0 0.1 0.3 0.0 1.2 0.6 0.4 0.3 MICS Data pertain to sexually active women of reproductive age. Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Cuba 192 2006 15-49 72.6 71.6 19.0 0.0 5.5 0.9 35.2 10.6 0.1 0.1 0.2 1.0 0.5 0.3 0.2 MICS Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Czech Republic 203 1970 <45 66.0 24.3 0.0 0.0 2.6 .. 9.2 12.5 0.0 .. 0.0 41.6 2.0 34.3 5.3 National survey Marriage Reproduction Survey Data pertain to past or current use. Data pertain to Czechoslovakia.
Czech Republic 203 1977 18-44 95.0 49.3 2.8 0.0 14.2 .. 18.0 13.3 1.0 .. 0.0 45.7 6.7 29.5 9.5 National survey The Czechoslovak Fertility Survey 1977 Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age. Data pertain to past or current use. Including abstinence. Data pertain to Czechoslovakia.
Czech Republic 203 1991 15-44 78.0 53.0 2.0 .. 7.0 .. 17.0 27.0 0.0 .. 0.0 25.0 .. .. .. National survey Survey on Knowledge, Attitudes and Practice with Regard to Contraceptive Use in the Czech and Slovak Federal Republic Data pertain to sexually active women of reproductive age. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Czech Republic 203 1993 15-44 68.9 44.9 2.7 0.0 8.0 .. 15.3 18.7 0.2 .. 0.0 24.1 1.9 22.2 0.0 RHS
Czech Republic 203 1997 15-44 72.0 62.6 7.2 5.1 23.1 .. 13.9 12.7 0.7 .. 0.0 9.5 1.7 7.3 0.5 FFS Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 408 1990/92 15-49 61.9 53.0 4.1 0.3 0.1 0.0 48.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.9 .. .. .. National survey The Basic Study on Contraceptive Methods among Women in our Country Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 408 1997 15-49 67.3 55.8 .. .. 1.3 .. 49.5 0.9 .. .. 4.1 11.6 10.4 1.2 0.0 National survey 1997 Reproductive Health Survey DPR Korea Including male and female sterilization. Data pertain to a sample of three provinces.
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 408 2002 15-49 68.6 58.2 4.4 0.8 3.7 0.0 42.8 5.8 0.7 0.0 0.0 10.4 .. .. .. National survey 2002 Reproductive Health Survey DPR Korea Adjusted. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Democratic Republic of the Congo 180 1982/84 13-49 25.8 4.4 1.2 0.0 1.4 0.8 0.7 0.3 0.1 .. 0.0 21.4 7.5 3.0 10.9 CPS Including abstinence and folk methods.
Democratic Republic of the Congo 180 1991 12-49 7.7 2.3 0.3 0.0 0.5 0.4 0.1 0.5 0.2 .. 0.3 5.4 .. .. .. National survey 1991 Zaire National Immunization Survey
Democratic Republic of the Congo 180 2001 15-49 31.4 4.4 0.4 0.1 1.0 0.3 0.1 2.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 27.1 17.2 3.1 6.8 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Democratic Republic of the Congo 180 2007 15-49 20.6 5.8 0.8 .. 1.0 0.4 0.2 3.4 .. .. 0.1 14.9 11.0 3.1 0.8 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including male sterilization, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including folk methods.
Democratic Republic of the Congo 180 2010 15-49 17.7 5.5 0.8 0.0 1.0 0.7 0.1 2.5 0.0 0.3 0.1 12.4 8.4 1.1 2.9 MICS Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Denmark 208 1970 <45 67.0 54.0 .. .. 24.8 .. 2.7 20.1 .. .. 6.4 13.0 1.3 4.7 7.0 National survey Danish Fertility Survey of 1970 Adjusted. Data pertain to methods used during  the last two months. Including male and female sterilization.
Denmark 208 1975 18-44 63.0 59.9 .. .. 22.1 .. 8.8 24.6 4.4 .. 0.0 3.1 0.6 1.3 1.2 National survey Danish Fertility Survey of 1975 Data pertain to methods used during  the last two months. Excluding male and female sterilization.
Denmark 208 1988 15-44 78.0 72.0 5.0 5.0 26.0 .. 11.0 22.0 3.0 .. 0.0 6.0 2.0 4.0 0.0 National survey Contraception Survey Data pertain to sexually active women of reproductive age. Adjusted.
Djibouti 262 2002 15-49 9.0 5.8 .. .. 4.2 .. .. .. .. .. .. 2.8 .. .. 2.5 PAPFAM Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including breastfeeding.
Djibouti 262 2006 15-49 17.8 17.1 0.4 0.0 13.6 2.5 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 .. .. .. MICS
Dominica 212 1981/82 15-44 62.3 57.5 18.2 0.0 20.2 11.2 2.5 4.8 0.8 .. 0.0 2.3 1.3 1.0 0.0 CPS Data pertain to women exposed to the risk of pregnancy. Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Dominica 212 1987 15-44 49.8 47.9 11.9 0.0 17.2 11.2 1.6 6.0 0.0 .. 0.0 1.9 .. .. .. CCPS Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Dominican Republic 214 1975 15-49 31.8 26.0 11.9 0.1 7.9 0.2 2.8 1.5 1.6 .. 0.0 5.8 1.2 3.7 0.9 WFS Including douching.
Dominican Republic 214 1980 15-49 42.0 35.0 .. .. 9.0 .. .. .. .. .. 26.0 6.0 .. .. .. WFS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including male and female sterilization, male condoms, injectables, IUD and vaginal barrier methods. Including rhythm, withdrawal, abstinence and douching.
Dominican Republic 214 1983 15-49 45.8 41.8 27.4 0.1 8.6 .. 3.8 1.5 0.3 .. 0.1 4.0 1.1 2.5 0.4 CPS Including abstinence and douching.
Dominican Republic 214 1986 15-49 50.0 46.7 32.9 0.1 8.8 0.1 3.0 1.4 0.2 0.2 0.0 3.3 1.4 1.5 0.4 DHS
Dominican Republic 214 1991 15-49 56.4 51.7 38.5 .. 9.8 .. 1.8 1.2 .. .. 0.5 4.7 2.0 2.2 0.5 DHS Including male sterilization, injectables, implants and vaginal barrier methods.
Dominican Republic 214 1996 15-49 63.7 59.2 40.9 .. 12.9 .. 2.5 1.4 .. 0.6 0.9 4.4 1.8 1.9 0.7 DHS Including male sterilization, injectables and vaginal barrier methods.
Dominican Republic 214 1999 15-49 69.2 64.2 43.5 0.2 14.5 0.8 3.2 0.9 .. 0.5 0.6 5.0 1.9 3.1 0.0 DHS Adjusted.
Dominican Republic 214 2000 15-49 64.7 62.5 42.9 0.0 14.2 1.6 2.5 0.9 0.0 0.4 0.0 2.2 1.4 0.1 0.7 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Dominican Republic 214 2002 15-49 69.8 65.4 45.8 0.1 13.5 1.9 2.2 1.3 0.0 0.5 0.0 4.4 1.4 1.7 1.3 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Dominican Republic 214 2006 15-49 61.3 60.0 36.9 .. 14.1 4.1 1.9 2.0 .. .. 1.0 1.3 .. .. .. National survey Encuesta Nacional de Hogares de Propósitos Múltiples 2006 Including male sterilization, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM), rhythm and withdrawal.
Dominican Republic 214 2007 15-49 72.9 69.5 47.4 0.0 13.4 4.2 2.1 1.9 .. 0.6 0.0 3.4 1.3 1.5 0.6 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Ecuador 218 1979/80 15-49 33.6 25.8 7.8 0.2 9.5 0.9 4.8 1.0 1.6 .. 0.0 7.9 4.8 2.3 0.8 WFS Including abstinence and douching.
Ecuador 218 1982 15-49 39.9 32.9 12.4 0.0 10.3 0.7 6.4 1.1 2.0 .. 0.0 7.0 4.8 1.5 0.7 CPS Including douching and folk methods.
Ecuador 218 1987 15-49 44.3 35.8 15.0 0.0 8.5 0.7 9.8 0.6 1.2 .. 0.0 8.4 6.1 2.0 0.3 DHS
Ecuador 218 1989 15-49 52.9 41.6 18.3 0.2 8.6 0.4 11.9 1.3 0.8 0.0 0.0 11.3 8.8 2.5 0.0 National survey Encuesta Demográfica y de Salud Materna e Infantil 1989
Ecuador 218 1994 15-49 56.8 45.9 19.8 0.1 10.2 0.5 11.8 2.6 0.6 0.0 0.3 10.9 7.4 3.5 0.0 RHS
Ecuador 218 1999 15-49 65.8 51.4 22.5 0.0 11.1 3.5 10.1 2.7 0.2 0.0 1.4 14.4 7.9 6.5 0.0 RHS
Ecuador 218 2004 15-49 72.7 58.7 24.2 0.0 13.3 5.9 10.1 4.3 0.2 0.0 0.7 14.0 7.5 5.7 0.8 RHS
Egypt 818 1974/75 15-49 24.9 22.4 0.0 0.0 19.9 0.0 2.5 0.0 0.0 .. 0.0 2.4 .. .. .. National survey National Fertility Survey 1974-1975 Adjusted. Including abstinence, rhythm and withdrawal.
Egypt 818 1980 <44 31.4 29.7 0.7 0.1 21.7 0.1 5.3 1.3 0.3 .. 0.1 1.8 0.6 0.4 0.6 WFS Data pertain to women exposed to the risk of pregnancy. Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including abstinence and folk methods.
Egypt 818 1984 <50 30.3 28.7 1.5 0.0 16.5 0.3 8.4 1.3 0.7 .. 0.0 1.6 0.6 0.3 0.7 CPS Including breastfeeding.
Egypt 818 1988 15-49 37.8 35.4 1.5 0.0 15.3 0.1 15.7 2.4 0.4 0.0 0.0 2.4 0.6 0.5 1.3 DHS Including breastfeeding.
Egypt 818 1991 15-49 47.6 44.3 1.3 0.0 15.9 0.5 24.1 2.1 0.4 .. 0.0 3.3 0.7 0.3 2.3 PAPCHILD Including breastfeeding.
Egypt 818 1992 15-49 47.1 44.8 1.1 0.0 12.9 0.5 27.9 2.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 2.3 0.7 0.7 1.0 DHS Including breastfeeding.
Egypt 818 1995 15-49 47.9 45.5 1.1 0.0 10.4 2.4 30.0 1.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 2.4 0.8 0.5 1.1 DHS Including breastfeeding.
Egypt 818 1997/98 15-49 54.5 51.8 1.4 0.0 10.2 3.9 34.6 1.5 0.2 0.1 0.0 2.6 0.6 0.4 1.6 DHS Including breastfeeding.
Egypt 818 1998 15-49 51.7 49.5 1.3 0.0 8.7 3.9 34.3 1.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 2.3 0.8 0.3 1.2 DHS Including breastfeeding.
Egypt 818 2000 15-49 56.1 53.9 1.4 0.0 9.5 6.1 35.5 1.0 0.2 0.2 0.0 2.2 0.6 0.2 1.3 DHS Including breastfeeding.
Egypt 818 2003 15-49 60.0 56.6 0.9 0.0 9.3 7.9 36.7 0.9 0.1 0.9 0.0 3.4 0.8 0.4 2.2 DHS Including breastfeeding.
Egypt 818 2005 15-49 59.2 56.5 1.3 0.0 9.9 7.0 36.5 1.0 0.0 0.8 0.0 2.7 0.7 0.3 1.7 DHS Including breastfeeding.
Egypt 818 2008 15-49 60.3 57.6 1.0 0.0 11.9 7.4 36.1 0.7 0.0 0.5 0.0 2.7 0.4 0.2 2.0 DHS Including breastfeeding.
El Salvador 222 1975 15-44 21.6 20.0 .. .. 7.3 .. 2.0 0.6 .. .. 10.1 1.6 .. .. .. National survey Encuesta Nacional de Salud Familiar 1975 Including male and female sterilization, injectables and vaginal barrier methods. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
El Salvador 222 1978 15-44 34.4 32.3 .. .. 8.7 .. 3.3 1.5 .. .. 18.9 2.0 .. .. .. National survey Encuesta Nacional de Fecundidad, Planificación Familiar y Comunicación Masiva Including male and female sterilization, injectables and vaginal barrier methods. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
El Salvador 222 1985 15-44 47.3 44.5 31.8 0.7 6.6 0.7 3.3 1.2 0.2 .. 0.0 2.8 1.9 0.8 0.1 DHS
El Salvador 222 1988 15-44 47.1 43.5 29.6 0.6 7.6 0.9 2.0 2.4 0.4 .. 0.0 3.4 2.4 1.0 0.0 National survey Encuesta Nacional de Salud Familiar 1988 Figures by method do not add up to the total.
El Salvador 222 1993 15-44 53.3 48.4 31.5 0.4 8.7 3.6 2.1 2.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.0 3.0 2.0 0.0 RHS
El Salvador 222 1998 15-44 59.7 54.1 32.4 .. 8.1 8.9 1.5 2.5 .. .. 0.7 5.7 3.1 2.6 0.0 RHS Including male sterilization, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
El Salvador 222 2002/03 15-44 67.3 61.0 32.7 0.0 5.8 18.3 1.3 2.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.4 2.9 2.6 0.9 RHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
El Salvador 222 2008 15-44 72.5 65.9 32.1 0.3 5.5 22.5 0.8 4.6 .. 0.1 0.0 6.6 3.7 2.6 0.3 RHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Equatorial Guinea 226 2000 15-49 10.1 6.1 0.5 0.1 1.5 2.3 0.7 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.2 4.0 2.0 0.6 1.4 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Eritrea 232 1995 15-49 8.0 4.0 0.3 0.0 2.0 0.8 0.6 0.3 0.0 .. 0.0 4.0 0.8 0.2 3.0 DHS Including breastfeeding.
Eritrea 232 2002 15-49 8.0 5.1 0.2 0.0 1.4 2.6 0.4 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.9 0.7 0.1 2.1 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Estonia 233 1994 20-49 70.3 56.4 .. .. 3.9 .. 35.9 16.1 0.6 .. 0.0 13.8 8.1 4.5 1.2 FFS Data pertain to sexually active, non-pregnant women. Adjusted. Data pertain to methods used during the last month.
Ethiopia 231 1990 15-49 4.8 2.9 0.3 0.0 2.2 0.0 0.3 0.1 0.0 .. 0.0 1.9 0.5 0.1 1.2 National survey 1990 National Family and Fertility Survey Data pertain to non-pregnant women. Including abstinence and folk methods. Excluding Eritrea, Tigray, Asseb, Ogaden, parts of Gondar and Wello and nomadic populations.
Ethiopia 231 1997 15-49 3.3 2.8 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 0.5 .. .. .. National survey Southern Nations Community and Family Survey 1997  Data pertain to non-pregnant women. Including male and female sterilization, pills, injectables, IUD, male condoms and vaginal barrier methods. Including rhythm, withdrawal, abstinence and breastfeeding. Data pertain to urban areas and rural areas of Guraghe, Hadiya, North Omo, Timbaro (K.A.T.) and Sidamo.
Ethiopia 231 2000 15-49 8.1 6.3 0.3 0.0 2.5 3.1 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7 1.5 0.2 0.1 DHS
Ethiopia 231 2005 15-49 14.7 13.7 0.2 0.0 3.1 9.9 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0 1.0 0.6 0.3 0.2 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Ethiopia 231 2010/11 15-49 28.6 27.3 0.5 .. 0.3 20.8 2.1 0.2 .. 3.4 0.0 1.3 0.9 0.3 0.1 DHS Including emergency contraception, female condom and male sterilization. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Fiji 242 1974 15-49 40.9 35.1 15.8 0.1 8.2 0.3 4.7 6.0 0.0 .. 0.0 5.8 2.3 2.8 0.7 WFS Including abstinence.
Finland 246 1971 <45 77.0 53.9 .. .. 20.0 .. 3.1 30.8 0.0 .. 0.0 23.1 0.8 16.2 6.1 National survey 1971 Finnish Sex Life Survey  Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age. Excluding male and female sterilization.
Finland 246 1977 18-44 80.0 77.2 4.0 0.8 11.2 .. 28.8 32.0 0.4 .. 0.0 2.8 0.4 2.4 0.0 National survey 1977 Finnish Fertility Survey Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age.
Finland 246 1989/90 25-49 77.4 75.4 14.9 1.1 11.3 1.9 25.8 20.1 0.3 .. 0.0 2.1 0.7 0.6 0.8 FFS Including some cases of sterilization for non-contraceptive reasons.
France 250 1971/72 <45 64.0 20.9 0.0 0.0 10.9 .. 1.3 7.7 .. .. 1.0 43.1 9.0 33.2 0.9 National survey Enquête sur la contraception en France en 1971 Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age. Including vaginal barrier methods.
France 250 1978 20-44 78.7 47.6 .. .. 26.6 .. 10.3 6.1 .. .. 4.6 31.1 6.4 22.2 2.5 National survey Enquête sur la contraception en France en 1978 Including male and female sterilization. 
France 250 1988 20-44 81.2 66.6 6.7 0.0 29.7 .. 25.9 4.3 .. .. 0.0 14.6 6.4 6.6 1.6 National survey Enquête sur la Régulation des Naissances
France 250 1994 20-49 74.5 69.3 8.0 .. 35.6 .. 19.9 5.0 0.7 .. 0.0 5.3 1.6 3.2 0.5 FFS
France 250 2000 18-44 81.8 76.5 .. .. 43.8 .. 21.9 4.7 0.6 .. 5.5 5.3 1.6 3.1 0.6 National survey Enquête Cohorte Contraception 2000 Including some cases of sterilization for non-contraceptive reasons. Including male and female sterilization.
France 250 2004/05 15-49 76.6 74.8 .. .. 41.5 .. 22.7 6.8 0.6 .. 3.2 1.7 0.3 1.0 0.4 National survey Enquête du Baromètre Santé 2005 Including some cases of sterilization for non-contraceptive reasons. Including male and female sterilization, injectables and implants.
Gabon 266 2000 15-49 32.7 11.8 1.0 .. 4.8 0.5 .. 5.1 .. .. 0.3 21.0 15.8 1.8 3.4 DHS Including male sterilization, IUD, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Gambia 270 1990 15-49 11.8 6.7 0.4 0.0 3.3 1.7 0.9 0.4 0.0 .. 0.0 5.1 3.1 0.0 2.0 National survey Gambian Contraceptive Prevalence and Fertility Determinants Survey 1990 Including folk methods.
Gambia 270 2000 15-49 9.5 8.7 0.1 0.0 3.8 3.8 0.8 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.1 0.2 0.5 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Gambia 270 2001 15-49 17.5 12.7 0.7 .. 6.5 3.5 1.4 0.5 0.1 .. 0.0 2.4 2.1 0.2 0.1 National survey Mortality and Contraceptive Prevalence Survey 2001  Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including folk methods.
Georgia 268 1999/00 15-44 40.5 19.8 1.6 .. 1.0 0.0 9.7 6.3 0.1 .. 1.0 20.7 10.2 10.5 0.0 RHS
Georgia 268 2005 15-44 47.3 26.6 2.2 0.0 3.2 0.0 11.6 8.7 0.9 .. 0.0 20.7 9.5 11.2 0.0 RHS
Germany 276 1985 15-44 77.9 67.6 10.3 2.1 33.7 0.0 14.6 5.7 1.2 .. 0.0 10.3 4.2 4.2 1.9 National survey Survey of Family Planning Behaviour in the Federal Republic of Germany 1985 Adjusted. Data pertain to the former Federal Republic of Germany.
Germany 276 1992 20-39 70.1 65.6 5.5 0.5 52.6 0.0 5.3 1.1 0.6 .. 0.0 4.5 3.7 0.5 0.3 FFS
Ghana 288 1979/80 15-49 9.5 5.5 0.5 0.0 2.4 0.1 0.3 0.6 1.6 .. 0.0 4.0 0.7 0.2 3.1 WFS Including abstinence and douching.
Ghana 288 1988 15-49 12.9 5.2 1.0 0.0 1.8 0.3 0.5 0.3 1.3 .. 0.0 7.7 6.2 0.9 0.6 DHS
Ghana 288 1991/92 15-49 17.2 7.2 0.2 0.0 3.4 0.9 0.8 1.2 .. .. 0.7 9.9 2.8 0.1 7.0 LSMS Including abstinence and douching.
Ghana 288 1993 15-49 20.3 10.1 0.9 0.0 3.2 1.6 0.9 2.2 1.2 0.0 0.0 10.1 7.5 2.1 0.5 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Ghana 288 1998/99 15-49 15.0 10.6 0.3 0.0 5.4 2.5 0.3 1.9 .. .. 0.2 4.3 2.5 0.3 1.5 LSMS Including abstinence and douching.
Ghana 288 1998/99 15-49 22.0 12.8 1.3 0.0 3.9 3.1 0.7 2.7 0.9 0.1 0.0 9.2 6.6 1.5 1.1 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Ghana 288 2003 15-49 25.2 18.4 1.9 0.0 5.5 5.4 0.9 3.1 0.5 1.0 0.1 6.8 5.1 0.8 0.9 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Ghana 288 2005/06 15-49 24.2 15.7 0.1 0.0 5.9 5.2 0.3 3.5 0.2 0.3 0.2 8.4 4.4 0.7 3.3 LSMS Including abstinence and lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Ghana 288 2006 15-49 16.6 13.6 0.4 0.0 4.7 5.8 0.3 1.5 0.3 0.6 0.1 3.1 2.1 0.2 0.7 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Ghana 288 2008 15-49 23.5 16.6 1.6 0.0 4.7 6.2 0.2 2.4 0.3 0.9 0.1 6.9 4.7 1.4 0.8 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including female condoms. Including folk methods.
Greece 300 1983 15-44 77.2 31.6 0.8 0.0 1.2 .. 2.0 27.4 0.2 .. 0.0 45.6 .. 35.1 10.5 National survey Fertility Survey, National Centre for Social Research 1983 Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Including rhythm.
Greece 300 1999 20-49 61.3 33.6 5.8 0.0 2.2 0.0 3.6 22.0 0.0 .. 0.0 27.7 2.4 25.3 0.0 FFS Data pertain to women who were sexually active during the month prior to the interview. Including some cases of sterilization for non-contraceptive reasons.
Greece 300 2001 16-45 76.2 45.9 .. .. 4.8 .. 3.6 33.9 .. .. 3.6 30.3 .. 28.8 1.5 National survey Attitudes and Behavior towards Contraception among Greek Women during Reproductive Age: a Country-wide Survey 2001 Data pertain to sexually active women of reproductive age. Adjusted.
Grenada 308 1985 15-44 31.0 27.3 2.2 0.0 7.8 2.9 2.6 8.0 3.8 .. 0.0 3.5 0.6 2.9 0.0 CCPS Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Grenada 308 1990 15-44 54.3 52.1 1.0 0.0 15.1 9.0 3.0 21.9 2.1 .. 0.0 2.1 .. .. .. National survey Family Planning Users Poll Adjusted.
Guadeloupe 312 1976 15-49 29.4 21.1 8.0 .. 6.6 .. 2.4 3.7 0.2 .. 0.2 8.3 3.2 4.2 0.9 National survey Enquête sur la Fécondité et la Contraception en Guadeloupe 1976 Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Including male sterilization and injectables. Including douching.
Guam 316 2002 18-44 66.6 58.3 18.2 3.9 24.0 4.6 0.7 6.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.3 2.5 2.1 3.7 National survey Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Data pertain to sexually active, non-pregnant women. Adjusted.
Guatemala 320 1977/78 15-44 18.1 15.2 5.9 0.4 5.4 1.1 1.3 0.7 0.4 .. 0.0 2.9 2.6 0.3 0.0 CPS Excluding abstinence, douching and folk methods.
Guatemala 320 1983 15-44 25.0 20.6 10.2 0.9 4.7 .. 2.6 1.2 .. .. 1.0 4.4 3.4 1.0 0.0 National survey 1983 Family Planning and Maternal/Child Health Survey Including injectables and vaginal barrier methods.
Guatemala 320 1987 15-44 23.2 19.1 10.4 0.9 3.9 0.5 1.8 1.2 0.4 .. 0.0 4.1 2.8 1.2 0.1 DHS
Guatemala 320 1995 15-49 31.4 26.9 14.3 1.5 3.8 2.5 2.6 2.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.5 3.6 0.9 0.1 DHS
Guatemala 320 1998/99 15-49 38.2 30.9 16.7 0.8 5.0 3.9 2.2 2.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.3 5.7 1.5 0.1 DHS Including folk methods.
Guatemala 320 2002 15-49 43.3 34.4 16.8 1.0 3.4 9.0 1.9 2.3 0.1 0.1 0.0 8.8 6.3 2.3 0.2 RHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Guinea 324 1992/93 15-49 1.7 1.0 .. .. 0.5 .. .. 0.1 .. .. 0.4 0.7 0.6 .. 0.1 DHS Including male and female sterilization, injectables and vaginal barrier methods. Including withdrawal.
Guinea 324 1999 15-49 6.2 4.2 .. .. 2.1 1.0 0.2 0.6 .. .. 0.3 2.0 1.6 0.2 0.2 DHS Including male and female sterilization, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including folk methods.
Guinea 324 2005 15-49 9.1 4.0 0.2 0.0 1.6 1.0 0.1 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.1 1.0 0.0 4.1 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Guinea-Bissau 624 2000 15-49 7.6 3.6 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.5 2.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.1 2.5 0.3 1.3 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Guinea-Bissau 624 2006 15-49 10.3 6.1 0.3 0.0 1.3 0.7 2.9 0.7 0.0 0.1 0.1 4.2 0.3 0.0 3.9 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Guinea-Bissau 624 2010 15-49 14.0 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. MICS
Guyana 328 1975 15-49 29.5 23.4 8.5 0.0 9.0 0.0 5.6 0.0 0.3 .. 0.0 7.4 2.9 1.0 3.5 WFS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including abstinence and douching.
Guyana 328 1991/92 15-44 38.2 36.9 6.3 0.0 12.8 1.9 8.8 5.4 1.7 .. 0.0 1.3 .. .. .. CPS Adjusted.
Guyana 328 2000 15-49 37.3 36.0 4.5 0.1 11.2 3.7 6.3 8.8 0.4 1.0 0.1 1.3 0.5 0.4 0.5 MICS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Guyana 328 2005 15-49 34.6 33.5 3.0 0.0 12.2 3.8 7.6 6.1 0.7 0.1 0.0 1.1 0.7 0.1 0.2 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Guyana 328 2006 15-49 34.2 32.7 1.7 0.0 12.8 3.6 5.5 5.8 0.5 2.7 0.1 1.5 0.3 0.2 0.9 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Guyana 328 2009 15-49 42.5 39.8 5.3 0.0 9.2 4.8 7.3 12.9 0.0 0.2 0.0 2.7 0.7 1.4 0.6 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Haiti 332 1977 15-50 18.9 5.4 0.2 0.2 3.3 .. 0.5 1.1 0.1 .. 0.0 13.5 4.2 4.7 4.6 WFS Including abstinence and douching.
Haiti 332 1983 15-49 6.9 3.9 0.7 0.1 2.2 0.2 0.2 0.5 0.0 .. 0.0 3.0 1.4 1.6 0.0 CPS
Haiti 332 1987 15-49 6.7 5.0 1.3 0.0 2.3 0.8 0.4 0.2 0.0 .. 0.0 1.9 1.0 0.3 0.6 National survey Enquête Mortalité, Morbidité et Utilisation des Services Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Haiti 332 1989 15-49 10.2 9.4 2.5 0.0 4.1 1.6 0.6 0.5 0.1 .. 0.0 0.8 0.4 0.4 0.0 CPS
Haiti 332 1994/95 15-49 18.0 13.2 3.1 .. 3.1 2.7 .. 2.6 .. 1.2 0.4 4.8 2.0 2.4 0.4 DHS Including male sterilization, IUD and vaginal barrier methods. Including folk methods.
Haiti 332 2000 15-49 28.1 22.3 2.8 .. 2.3 11.8 .. 2.9 .. 2.0 0.5 5.8 2.1 3.1 0.7 DHS Including male sterilization, IUD and vaginal barrier methods. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Haiti 332 2005/06 15-49 32.0 23.6 2.1 .. 3.3 11.0 .. 5.3 .. 1.6 0.2 8.4 2.4 4.2 1.8 DHS Including male sterilization, IUD and vaginal barrier methods. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Honduras 340 1981 15-49 26.9 23.6 8.0 0.2 11.7 0.3 2.4 0.3 0.7 .. 0.0 3.3 1.6 1.6 0.1 CPS
Honduras 340 1984 15-44 34.9 30.4 12.1 0.2 12.7 0.3 3.8 0.9 0.4 .. 0.0 4.6 2.9 1.7 0.0 National survey Encuesta Nacional de Salud Materno Infantil 1984 Including douching.
Honduras 340 1987 15-44 40.6 32.9 12.6 0.2 13.4 0.3 4.3 1.8 0.3 .. 0.0 7.6 3.5 3.9 0.2 RHS
Honduras 340 1991/92 15-44 46.7 34.7 15.6 0.2 10.1 0.5 5.1 2.9 0.3 .. 0.0 12.0 6.7 5.0 0.3 RHS
Honduras 340 1996 15-44 50.0 41.0 18.1 0.1 9.9 1.1 8.5 3.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 9.0 3.7 5.3 0.0 RHS
Honduras 340 2001 15-44 61.8 51.0 18.0 0.2 10.4 9.6 9.6 3.2 0.0 .. 0.0 10.8 4.4 6.4 0.0 RHS
Honduras 340 2005/06 15-49 65.2 56.1 21.2 0.3 11.3 13.8 6.6 2.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.1 3.1 5.8 0.2 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Hungary 348 1958 <35 58.0 18.0 0.0 0.0 .. .. 0.0 12.0 6.0 .. 0.0 40.0 4.0 30.0 6.0 National survey 1958 Fertility and Family Planning Study Including douching.
Hungary 348 1965/66 15-39 66.6 18.5 .. .. 0.1 .. 0.1 11.6 6.4 .. 0.3 48.1 2.4 42.0 3.7 National survey 1966 Fertility and Family Planning Study Including douching.
Hungary 348 1969 <35 67.0 31.0 .. .. 17.0 .. 1.0 9.0 3.0 .. 1.0 35.0 4.0 28.0 3.0 National survey Longitudinal Marriage Survey 1969 Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including male and female sterilization. Including douching.
Hungary 348 1972 <35 73.0 40.0 .. .. 26.0 .. 4.0 7.0 2.0 .. 1.0 33.0 4.0 26.0 3.0 National survey Longitudinal Marriage Survey 1972 Including male and female sterilization. Including douching.
Hungary 348 1974 <35 74.0 44.0 .. .. 27.0 .. 6.0 7.0 3.0 .. 1.0 30.0 3.0 26.0 1.0 National survey 1974 Fertility and Family Planning Study Including male and female sterilization. Including douching.
Hungary 348 1975 <35 76.0 52.0 .. .. 36.0 .. 8.0 6.0 2.0 .. 0.0 24.0 4.0 19.0 1.0 National survey Longitudinal Marriage Survey 1975 Including male and female sterilization. Including douching.
Hungary 348 1977 15-39 73.1 52.2 .. .. 36.1 .. 9.6 4.3 1.8 .. 0.4 20.9 3.1 17.1 0.7 National survey The Hungarian Fertility, Family Planning and Birth Control Survey 1977 Including douching.
Hungary 348 1986 15-39 73.1 62.3 0.0 0.0 39.3 .. 18.6 3.5 0.9 .. 0.0 10.7 2.1 8.3 0.3 National survey 1986 Fertility Survey
Hungary 348 1992/93 18-41 80.6 71.3 5.0 .. 39.4 .. 18.2 8.1 0.6 .. 0.0 9.3 2.6 6.5 0.2 FFS Adjusted.
India 356 1970 15-44 13.6 9.5 2.6 3.5 0.3 .. 0.7 2.5 .. .. 0.0 4.1 .. .. .. National survey First All India Survey  Data pertain to men and women of reproductive age who are married or in a union. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
India 356 1980 15+ 35.3 28.1 .. .. 1.0 .. 0.5 4.2 .. .. 22.4 7.3 .. .. .. National survey Second All India Survey  Data pertain to men and women of reproductive age who are married or in a union. Adjusted. Including male and female sterilization. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
India 356 1988 15-44 44.9 39.9 .. .. 1.4 .. 1.9 5.3 .. .. 31.3 5.0 .. .. .. National survey Third All India Survey  Data pertain to men and women of reproductive age who are married or in a union. Including male and female sterilization.
India 356 1992/93 15-49 40.7 36.5 27.4 3.5 1.2 0.0 1.9 2.4 .. .. 0.0 4.3 2.6 1.4 0.2 DHS
India 356 1998/99 15-49 48.2 42.8 34.2 1.9 2.1 .. 1.6 3.1 .. .. 0.0 5.4 3.0 2.0 0.4 DHS Adjusted. Missing methods are included in traditional methods. Excluding the state of Tripura.
India 356 2000 15-49 46.9 42.3 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 34.2 4.6 .. .. .. MICS Including male and female sterilization.
India 356 2002/04 15-44 53.0 45.7 34.3 0.9 3.5 .. 1.9 4.8 .. .. 0.3 7.3 4.1 2.7 0.5 National survey District Level Household Survey on Reproductive and Child Health 2002-2004 Adjusted.
India 356 2005/06 15-49 56.3 48.5 37.3 1.0 3.1 0.1 1.7 5.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.8 4.9 2.5 0.3 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including folk methods.
India 356 2007/08 15-49 54.8 48.1 35.8 1.1 3.6 .. 1.8 5.5 .. .. 0.3 6.4 4.4 2.0 0.0 National survey District Level Household and Facility Survey (DLHS-3), 2007-08: India. Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Indonesia 360 1973 15-49 8.6 7.2 0.0 0.0 3.3 .. 3.4 0.5 .. .. 0.0 1.4 .. .. .. National survey 1973 Fertility-Mortality Survey
Indonesia 360 1976 15-49 26.3 22.9 0.3 0.0 14.9 0.2 5.6 1.8 0.1 .. 0.0 3.4 0.8 0.3 2.3 WFS Including abstinence and douching. Data pertain to Java and Bali.
Indonesia 360 1979 10-49 31.2 24.6 0.4 0.1 16.7 .. 6.4 1.0 .. .. 0.0 6.8 0.5 0.1 6.2 National survey National Socio-economic Survey 1979 Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including abstinence.
Indonesia 360 1985 10-49 38.5 36.9 1.2 0.4 15.4 7.4 11.9 0.6 .. .. 0.0 1.6 .. .. .. National survey 1985 Intercensal Population Survey
Indonesia 360 1987 15-49 47.7 44.0 3.1 0.2 16.1 9.4 13.2 1.6 0.0 0.4 0.0 3.7 1.2 1.3 1.2 DHS Including folk methods.
Indonesia 360 1991 15-49 49.7 47.1 2.7 0.6 14.8 11.7 13.3 0.8 0.0 3.1 0.0 2.6 1.1 0.7 0.9 DHS Including folk methods.
Indonesia 360 1993 15-49 53.1 51.2 .. .. 14.6 17.2 12.6 1.2 .. 1.3 4.4 2.0 .. .. .. National survey National Socio-economic Survey 1993 Including male and female sterilization.
Indonesia 360 1994 15-49 54.7 52.1 3.1 0.7 17.1 15.2 10.3 0.9 0.0 4.9 0.0 2.7 1.1 0.8 0.8 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including folk methods.
Indonesia 360 1995 15-49 54.2 52.5 .. .. 15.8 19.0 11.4 0.8 .. 1.4 4.2 1.7 .. .. .. National survey National Socio-economic Survey 1995 Including male and female sterilization.
Indonesia 360 1996 15-49 54.2 52.6 .. .. 14.6 20.3 10.7 0.9 .. 2.2 3.9 1.6 .. .. .. National survey National Socio-economic Survey 1996 Including male and female sterilization.
Indonesia 360 1997 15-49 57.4 54.7 3.0 0.4 15.4 21.1 8.1 0.7 0.0 6.0 0.0 2.7 1.1 0.8 0.8 DHS
Indonesia 360 1998 15-49 55.4 54.2 .. .. 15.1 22.8 9.6 0.7 .. 2.6 3.3 1.3 .. .. .. National survey National Socio-economic Survey 1998 Including male and female sterilization.
Indonesia 360 1999 15-49 55.4 54.3 .. .. 16.1 22.1 9.5 0.6 .. 2.2 3.9 1.1 .. .. .. National survey National Socio-economic Survey 1999 Including male and female sterilization.
Indonesia 360 2000 15-49 54.8 53.8 .. .. 14.7 23.3 9.0 0.4 .. 2.4 4.0 1.0 .. .. .. National survey National Socio-economic Survey 2000 Including male and female sterilization.
Indonesia 360 2001 15-49 52.5 51.8 .. .. 13.7 24.9 5.9 0.2 .. 4.7 2.4 0.8 .. .. .. National survey National Socio-economic Survey 2001 Including male and female sterilization.
Indonesia 360 2002/03 15-49 60.3 56.6 3.7 0.4 13.2 27.8 6.2 0.9 0.0 4.3 0.0 3.7 1.6 1.5 0.6 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Indonesia 360 2005 15-49 57.9 57.5 2.0 0.6 13.5 33.1 5.2 0.3 0.1 2.7 0.0 0.6 .. .. .. National survey National Socio-economic Survey 2005 Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Indonesia 360 2005 15-49 57.2 57.1 2.2 0.2 14.2 32.2 5.3 0.4 0.1 1.7 0.0 0.1 .. .. .. National survey Indonesia 2005 Intercensal Population Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Indonesia 360 2007 15-49 61.4 57.4 3.0 0.2 13.2 31.8 4.9 1.3 0.0 2.8 0.0 4.0 1.5 2.1 0.4 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 364 1976/77 15-49 36.0 25.9 .. .. 17.3 .. 1.4 4.0 .. .. 3.2 10.1 .. .. .. National survey 1977 Iran Fertility Survey Including male and female sterilization and vaginal barrier methods. Including rhythm.
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 364 1989 15-49 48.9 30.5 .. .. 18.1 .. 3.7 5.7 .. .. 3.0 18.4 .. .. .. National survey 1989 Knowledge, Attitudes and Practice Survey Including male and female sterilization and vaginal barrier methods.
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 364 1992 15-49 64.6 44.6 7.6 0.9 22.6 .. 7.1 6.4 .. .. 0.0 20.0 .. .. .. National survey 1992 Knowledge, Attitudes and Practice Survey
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 364 1993 15-49 67.8 49.2 9.2 1.0 24.5 .. 7.2 6.7 0.0 .. 0.6 18.6 .. .. .. National survey 1992 Knowledge, Attitudes and Practice Survey
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 364 1994 15-49 70.0 51.1 11.1 1.2 22.0 0.5 7.8 6.6 .. .. 1.9 18.9 .. .. .. National survey 1994 Knowledge, Attitudes and Practice Survey
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 364 1995 15-49 72.8 53.6 13.7 1.3 22.8 1.3 7.1 5.7 .. 0.0 1.7 19.2 .. .. .. National survey 1995 Knowledge, Attitudes and Practice Survey
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 364 1996 15-49 73.7 56.1 15.0 1.6 21.9 2.5 8.3 5.6 .. 0.0 0.8 18.0 .. .. .. National survey 1996 Knowledge, Attitudes and Practice Survey Adjusted. Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 364 1997 15-49 72.9 56.0 15.5 1.9 20.9 2.9 8.3 5.4 .. 0.5 0.6 16.9 .. .. .. National survey 1997 Knowledge, Attitudes and Practice Survey
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 364 2000 15-49 73.8 56.0 17.1 2.7 18.4 2.8 8.5 5.9 0.0 0.5 0.1 17.8 .. .. .. National survey Demographic and Health Survey of Iran 2000
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 364 2002 15-49 73.3 58.9 15.2 2.3 25.1 2.3 7.6 6.0 .. 0.4 0.0 14.3 1.7 11.4 1.2 National survey 2002 Socio-economic Survey of Iranian Households Data pertain to non-pregnant women.
Iraq 368 1974 15-49 14.5 12.9 0.6 0.0 8.7 0.6 0.6 1.4 1.0 .. 0.0 1.7 0.8 0.5 0.4 National survey Fertility Survey of Iraq
Iraq 368 1989 15-49 13.7 10.4 1.4 0.0 4.7 0.5 2.8 1.0 0.0 .. 0.0 3.4 2.1 1.1 0.2 GCHS Data pertain to nationals of the country.
Iraq 368 2000 15-49 43.5 25.4 3.4 0.1 9.2 1.3 10.7 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 18.1 1.9 7.2 9.1 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Iraq 368 2006 15-49 49.8 32.9 2.6 .. 14.6 2.0 12.2 1.1 .. .. 0.3 17.0 2.1 7.5 7.4 MICS Including male sterilization, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Iraq 368 2011 15-49 51.2 33.2 2.8 .. 15.3 3.2 9.5 1.8 0.5 0.1 0.1 18.0 1.2 14.4 2.4 MICS Preliminary data. Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Ireland 372 1998 18-50 77.0 67.6 .. .. 33.2 .. 1.9 31.2 0.7 .. 0.6 9.4 3.2 2.6 3.6 National survey Survey of Lifestyle, Attitudes and Nutrition 1998 Data pertain to sexually active women of reproductive age. Including male and female sterilization.
Ireland 372 2002 18-50 75.0 66.0 .. .. 31.4 .. 4.5 28.1 0.5 .. 1.5 8.9 2.7 1.7 4.5 National survey Survey of Lifestyle, Attitudes and Nutrition 2002 Data pertain to sexually active women of reproductive age. Including male and female sterilization.
Ireland 372 2004/05 18-49 64.8 61.4 .. .. 17.2 .. 8.4 23.3 0.1 .. 12.4 5.4 3.3 2.1 0.0 National survey Irish Study of Sexual Health and Relationships Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including male and female sterilization, injectables and implants.
Israel 376 1987/88 18-39 68.0 51.9 .. .. 13.0 .. 30.0 4.0 4.0 .. 0.9 16.0 4.0 11.0 1.0 National survey Study of Fertility and Family Formation Survey Data pertain to the Jewish population. Including male and female sterilization.
Italy 380 1979 18-44 78.0 32.7 0.8 .. 14.0 .. 2.3 13.3 2.3 .. 0.0 45.3 8.6 35.9 0.8 National survey Fertility Survey in Italy 1979 Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age. Data pertain to methods used since the last pregnancy. Including abstinence.
Italy 380 1995/96 20-49 62.7 40.6 6.0 0.1 14.2 0.1 5.8 14.2 0.2 .. 0.0 22.1 3.7 18.2 0.2 FFS Adjusted. Including some cases of sterilization for non-contraceptive reasons.
Jamaica 388 1975/76 15-49 38.3 36.2 8.1 0.0 11.9 6.2 2.0 6.6 1.5 0.0 0.0 2.1 0.3 1.4 0.4 WFS Including abstinence and douching.
Jamaica 388 1979 15-44 54.9 54.2 9.8 0.0 23.8 11.4 2.0 6.5 0.7 .. 0.0 0.7 0.2 0.5 0.0 National survey Survey of Contraceptive Use in Jamaica 1979
Jamaica 388 1983 15-49 51.4 48.4 10.9 0.0 19.3 7.6 .. 7.6 .. .. 3.0 3.0 1.1 1.9 0.0 CPS Including IUD and vaginal barrier methods.
Jamaica 388 1989 15-49 54.6 50.9 13.6 0.0 19.5 7.6 .. 8.6 .. .. 1.6 3.7 1.0 2.4 0.3 CPS Including IUD and vaginal barrier methods.
Jamaica 388 1993 15-44 62.0 58.3 12.5 0.0 21.5 6.2 .. 16.9 .. 0.1 1.1 3.7 0.7 2.9 0.1 RHS Including IUD and vaginal barrier methods.
Jamaica 388 1997 15-49 65.9 62.6 12.3 0.0 21.2 10.9 .. 17.0 .. 0.1 1.1 3.3 0.3 2.8 0.2 RHS Including IUD and vaginal barrier methods.
Jamaica 388 2002/03 15-49 69.0 66.2 12.0 0.0 18.0 11.0 1.0 24.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 2.8 0.0 2.0 0.8 RHS Including emergency contraception.
Japan 392 1950 15-49 19.5 14.2 .. .. .. .. .. 6.9 7.3 .. 0.0 10.3 5.3 2.5 2.5 National survey 1st Public Opinion Survey on Birth Control  Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching.
Japan 392 1952 15-49 26.6 23.5 .. .. .. .. .. 14.8 8.7 .. 0.0 14.3 10.4 2.9 1.0 National survey 2nd Public Opinion Survey on Birth Control  Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching.
Japan 392 1955 15-49 34.1 30.2 .. .. .. .. .. 19.4 9.6 .. 1.2 19.9 15.0 2.8 2.1 National survey 3rd Public Opinion Survey on Birth Control  Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including male and female sterilization. Including douching.
Japan 392 1957 15-49 39.0 36.1 2.4 0.4 .. .. .. 22.0 11.3 .. 0.0 22.6 18.2 2.6 1.8 National survey 4th Public Opinion Survey on Birth Control  Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching.
Japan 392 1959 15-49 42.7 40.2 2.3 0.4 .. .. .. 24.9 12.6 .. 0.0 26.2 19.9 4.9 1.4 National survey 5th Public Opinion Survey on Birth Control  Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching.
Japan 392 1961 15-49 42.0 39.2 .. .. .. .. .. 25.4 10.4 .. 3.4 24.0 17.9 4.8 1.3 National survey 6th Public Opinion Survey on Birth Control  Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including male and female sterilization. Including douching.
Japan 392 1963 15-49 44.6 43.8 .. .. .. .. 2.0 29.4 9.7 .. 2.7 21.3 16.9 3.5 0.9 National survey 7th Public Opinion Survey on Birth Control  Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including male and female sterilization. Including douching.
Japan 392 1965 15-49 55.5 54.1 .. .. .. .. 2.4 36.4 12.1 .. 3.2 27.5 21.5 5.3 0.7 National survey 8th Public Opinion Survey on Birth Control  Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including male and female sterilization. Including douching.
Japan 392 1967 15-49 53.0 49.1 .. .. .. .. 3.2 34.6 9.4 .. 1.9 26.5 19.8 3.9 2.8 National survey 9th Public Opinion Survey on Birth Control  Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including male and female sterilization. Including douching.
Japan 392 1969 15-49 52.1 52.1 .. .. 0.9 .. 3.8 35.5 9.8 .. 2.8 23.2 17.7 3.6 1.9 National survey 10th Public Opinion Survey on Birth Control  Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including male and female sterilization. Including douching.
Japan 392 1971 15-49 52.6 52.6 .. .. 0.8 .. 4.3 38.2 7.5 .. 2.1 22.3 17.3 3.1 1.9 National survey 11th National Survey on Family Planning Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including male and female sterilization. Including douching.
Japan 392 1973 15-49 59.3 59.3 .. .. 1.4 .. 5.3 44.5 7.0 .. 2.1 23.0 17.6 3.7 2.5 National survey 12th National Survey on Family Planning Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including male and female sterilization. Including douching.
Japan 392 1975 15-49 60.5 60.5 .. .. 1.8 .. 5.2 47.1 5.7 .. 2.8 25.2 18.1 4.1 3.0 National survey 13th National Survey on Family Planning Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including male and female sterilization. Including douching.
Japan 392 1977 15-49 60.4 60.4 2.4 0.8 2.0 .. 5.5 47.7 4.8 .. 0.0 21.4 16.3 3.1 2.0 National survey 14th National Survey on Family Planning Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching.
Japan 392 1979 15-49 62.2 62.2 1.8 0.7 2.0 .. 5.2 50.4 3.3 .. 0.0 19.3 14.4 3.2 1.7 National survey 15th National Survey on Family Planning Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching.
Japan 392 1984 15-49 57.3 57.3 .. .. 1.3 .. 3.6 46.1 0.6 .. 6.0 16.4 11.6 2.4 2.4 National survey 17th National Survey on Family Planning Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including male and female sterilization. Including douching.
Japan 392 1986 15-49 62.8 62.7 3.8 1.0 1.2 .. 4.2 51.0 1.5 .. 0.0 19.5 13.5 3.4 2.6 National survey 18th National Survey on Family Planning Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching.
Japan 392 1987 20-49 64.5 56.6 3.5 1.0 0.9 .. 3.0 48.1 .. .. 0.0 20.1 9.0 10.1 0.9 National survey 9th National Fertility Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination.
Japan 392 1988 15-49 56.3 51.7 3.3 0.9 1.0 .. 3.0 43.2 0.3 .. 0.0 13.8 9.2 2.8 1.8 National survey 19th National Survey on Family Planning Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching.
Japan 392 1990 15-49 57.9 52.5 4.3 1.4 0.6 .. 2.7 42.8 0.8 .. 0.0 13.3 8.8 3.8 0.7 National survey 20th National Survey on Family Planning Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching.
Japan 392 1992 15-49 64.0 57.0 3.2 0.8 0.8 .. 3.1 48.2 0.9 .. 0.0 16.1 10.6 4.9 0.6 National survey 21th National Survey on Family Planning Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching.
Japan 392 1994 15-49 58.6 52.8 3.4 0.7 0.4 .. 2.2 45.5 0.6 .. 0.0 12.6 8.2 4.2 0.3 National survey 22th National Survey on Family Planning Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching.
Japan 392 1996 15-49 56.6 50.6 3.0 0.7 0.7 .. 2.2 43.7 0.3 .. 0.0 15.3 9.6 5.4 0.3 National survey 23rd National Survey on Family Planning Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching.
Japan 392 1997 20-49 60.4 50.7 2.3 0.7 0.5 .. 1.6 45.6 .. .. 0.0 18.7 5.2 12.1 1.3 National survey 11th National Fertility Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination.
Japan 392 1998 15-49 54.1 48.0 2.5 0.6 0.6 .. 1.7 42.1 0.4 .. 0.0 13.5 8.9 4.0 0.6 National survey 24th National Survey on Family Planning Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching.
Japan 392 2000 15-49 55.9 48.3 3.0 0.6 0.8 .. 1.5 42.1 0.3 .. 0.0 24.2 9.1 14.9 0.2 National survey 25th National Survey on Family Planning Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching.
Japan 392 2004 15-49 52.0 44.4 .. .. .. .. .. 41.0 0.3 .. 3.1 18.5 4.2 .. 14.3 National survey 1st Survey on Population, Family and Generation Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including male and female sterilization, pills and IUD. Including douching and withdrawal.
Japan 392 2005 20-49 54.3 44.4 1.5 0.4 1.0 .. 0.9 40.7 .. .. 0.0 16.8 3.4 11.8 1.6 National survey 13th National Fertility Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination.
Jordan 400 1972 15-49 26.1 17.6 0.0 0.0 14.1 0.0 1.0 1.1 0.4 0.0 1.0 8.5 2.2 3.2 3.1 National survey National Fertility Survey in Jordan 1972 Excluding the West Bank.
Jordan 400 1976 15-49 25.2 17.4 1.8 0.1 11.9 .. 2.0 1.4 0.2 .. 0.0 7.8 2.1 3.3 2.4 WFS Including abstinence and douching. Excluding the West Bank.
Jordan 400 1990 15-49 40.0 26.9 5.6 0.0 4.6 0.0 15.3 0.8 0.6 .. 0.0 13.1 3.9 4.0 5.2 DHS Including breastfeeding.
Jordan 400 1997 15-49 52.6 37.7 4.2 0.0 6.5 0.7 23.1 2.4 0.5 0.1 0.2 14.9 4.9 7.6 2.4 DHS Adjusted. Including breastfeeding.
Jordan 400 2002 15-49 55.8 38.6 2.9 .. 7.5 0.9 23.6 3.4 .. .. 0.3 17.2 5.2 9.3 2.7 DHS Including male sterilization, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Jordan 400 2007 15-49 57.1 40.5 3.7 .. 8.4 0.7 22.3 5.3 .. .. 0.1 16.6 4.1 10.8 1.7 DHS Including male sterilization, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Jordan 400 2009 15-49 59.3 40.5 2.6 0.0 8.2 0.7 22.6 6.3 0.0 0.1 0.1 18.8 4.0 12.8 2.0 DHS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Kazakhstan 398 1995 15-49 59.1 46.1 0.0 .. 1.8 .. 39.6 3.7 .. .. 1.0 13.0 6.5 3.2 3.3 DHS Including male sterilization, injectables and vaginal barrier methods. Including douching.
Kazakhstan 398 1999 15-49 66.1 52.7 2.8 0.0 2.4 0.6 42.0 4.5 0.4 0.0 0.0 13.4 4.6 2.9 5.9 DHS Including douching and lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Kazakhstan 398 2006 15-49 50.7 48.7 0.5 0.0 6.7 0.3 36.2 4.8 0.1 0.0 0.1 2.0 0.5 0.4 1.1 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Kenya 404 1977/78 15-50 7.0 4.4 1.0 0.0 2.0 0.6 0.7 0.1 0.0 .. 0.0 2.5 1.1 0.2 1.2 WFS Including abstinence.
Kenya 404 1984 15-49 17.0 9.7 2.6 0.0 3.1 0.5 3.0 0.3 0.1 .. 0.0 7.3 3.8 0.6 2.9 CPS Including abstinence.
Kenya 404 1988/89 15-49 26.9 17.9 4.7 0.0 5.2 3.3 3.7 0.5 0.4 0.0 0.0 9.0 7.5 0.2 1.3 DHS
Kenya 404 1993 15-49 32.7 27.3 5.5 0.0 9.5 7.2 4.2 0.8 0.1 0.0 0.0 5.5 4.2 0.4 0.8 DHS
Kenya 404 1998 15-49 39.0 31.5 6.2 0.0 8.5 11.8 2.7 1.3 0.0 0.8 0.0 7.5 6.1 0.6 0.8 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Kenya 404 2003 15-49 39.3 31.5 4.3 0.0 7.5 14.3 2.4 1.2 0.0 1.7 0.0 7.8 6.3 0.6 0.8 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Kenya 404 2008/09 15-49 45.5 38.9 4.8 0.0 7.2 21.6 1.6 1.8 0.0 1.9 0.0 6.6 4.7 0.7 1.2 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Kiribati 296 2000 15-49 36.1 31.1 1.4 1.0 6.5 14.4 0.9 0.4 0.1 6.3 0.0 5.0 2.9 1.0 1.1 National survey Reproductive Health Knowledge and Services in Kiribati  Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status.
Kuwait 414 1984/85 15-49 39.0 37.3 1.6 .. 30.8 .. 4.9 .. .. .. 0.0 1.7 .. .. .. National survey Kuwait Health Survey 1984-1985 Data pertain to nationals of the country. Data pertain to non-pregnant women.
Kuwait 414 1987 15-49 34.6 31.7 2.0 .. 24.0 .. 3.7 1.5 0.5 .. 0.0 2.9 1.6 0.6 0.7 GCHS Data pertain to nationals of the country.
Kuwait 414 1994 <50 49.8 47.4 0.5 .. 37.4 .. 8.0 1.5 .. .. 0.0 2.5 .. .. 2.5 National survey Desired Fertility and Contraceptive Use in Kuwait 1994 Data pertain to nationals of the country. Data pertain to non-pregnant women. Including breastfeeding. Data pertain to Kuwait City and Jahra.
Kuwait 414 1996 15-49 50.2 40.9 2.1 .. 28.8 .. 6.8 2.9 .. .. 0.3 9.3 4.3 3.4 1.6 GFHS Data pertain to nationals of the country. Including male sterilization, injectables and vaginal barrier methods. Including breastfeeding.
Kuwait 414 1999 15-49 52.0 39.3 4.1 .. 23.4 .. 8.8 2.9 0.1 .. 0.0 12.9 4.1 5.7 3.1 National survey Desired Fertility and Contraceptive Use in Kuwait 1998 Data pertain to nationals of the country. Data pertain to non-pregnant women. Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including breastfeeding.
Kyrgyzstan 417 1997 15-49 59.5 48.9 1.8 .. 1.7 1.3 38.2 5.7 .. .. 0.1 10.7 3.2 6.0 1.5 DHS Including douching.
Kyrgyzstan 417 2005/06 15-49 47.8 45.5 0.9 0.0 5.1 1.2 32.0 5.8 0.3 0.0 0.1 2.3 0.7 0.5 1.1 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Lao People's Democratic Republic 418 1993 15-49 18.6 15.1 5.1 0.0 6.4 2.1 1.2 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 3.5 2.9 0.4 0.2 National survey Seven Provincial Surveys on Fertility and Contraceptive Practice Including folk methods.
Lao People's Democratic Republic 418 1994/95 15-49 20.0 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. National survey Lao Reproductive Health Survey 1995
Lao People's Democratic Republic 418 2000 15-49 32.2 28.9 4.7 0.0 12.9 7.6 3.0 0.5 0.0 0.1 0.0 3.2 2.2 0.7 0.3 National survey Lao Reproductive Health Survey 2000 Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including folk methods.
Lao People's Democratic Republic 418 2005 15-49 38.4 35.0 4.7 0.0 15.9 10.6 2.9 0.8 .. 0.0 .. 3.4 2.0 0.9 0.6 National survey Lao Reproductive Health Survey 2005
Latvia 428 1995 18-49 67.8 55.5 .. 2.1 11.3 0.1 28.0 13.6 0.4 .. 0.0 12.3 7.1 4.5 0.7 FFS Adjusted.
Lebanon 422 1971 15-49 53.0 23.0 1.0 0.0 14.0 0.0 1.0 7.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 30.0 7.0 23.0 0.0 National survey 1971 National Fertility and Family Planning Survey of Lebanon Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination.
Lebanon 422 1983/84 15-49 61.7 46.7 5.2 0.1 24.2 0.1 10.3 4.2 2.6 .. 0.0 15.1 3.3 11.8 0.0 CPS Data pertain to South Lebanon.
Lebanon 422 1983/84 15-49 68.8 30.7 5.8 0.0 11.6 0.0 9.4 2.1 1.8 .. 0.0 37.9 14.8 22.7 0.4 CPS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Data pertain to West Bekaa.
Lebanon 422 1996 15-49 61.1 37.2 4.2 0.0 10.0 0.1 17.0 5.6 0.2 .. 0.0 23.8 10.0 11.8 2.0 PAPCHILD Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including breastfeeding.
Lebanon 422 2000 15-49 62.7 40.4 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 22.2 .. .. .. MICS Preliminary data.
Lebanon 422 2004 15-49 58.0 34.0 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 24.0 .. .. .. PAPFAM
Lesotho 426 1977 15-49 7.2 3.4 1.1 0.0 1.6 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.8 0.1 3.4 0.3 WFS Data pertain to women exposed to the risk of pregnancy. Adjusted. Including abstinence and douching.
Lesotho 426 1991/92 15-49 23.2 18.9 1.4 0.0 7.2 6.3 2.8 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.3 1.2 2.8 0.3 National survey Lesotho Demographic and Health Survey Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status.
Lesotho 426 1995 15-49 29.1 26.8 .. .. 8.1 11.9 3.0 2.8 0.3 0.0 0.7 2.3 .. .. 0.8 National survey 1995 Lesotho Safe Motherhood Initiative Women's Health Survey Data pertain to women exposed to the risk of pregnancy. Including male and female sterilization. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Lesotho 426 2000 15-49 30.4 29.4 1.3 0.1 9.4 13.9 2.6 1.8 0.2 0.1 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.4 0.5 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Lesotho 426 2001 12-49 40.6 36.1 0.3 0.0 11.5 14.7 2.9 6.5 0.1 0.1 0.0 4.5 4.0 0.4 0.1 National survey Lesotho Demographic Survey 2001
Lesotho 426 2002 12-49 38.0 33.9 1.0 0.0 10.9 12.0 4.3 10.2 0.3 0.1 0.4 6.7 1.6 3.6 2.2 National survey Lesotho Reproductive Health Survey 2002 Data pertain to sexually active, married women. Data pertain to methods used during  the last month. Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Lesotho 426 2004/05 15-49 37.3 35.2 2.7 0.0 10.9 14.7 2.1 4.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.1 0.0 0.9 1.2 DHS
Lesotho 426 2009/10 15-49 47.0 45.6 2.4 0.0 12.5 19.3 1.9 9.4 0.0 0.1 0.1 1.4 0.1 0.7 0.6 DHS Including folk methods.
Liberia 430 1986 15-49 6.4 5.5 1.1 0.0 3.3 0.3 0.6 0.0 0.2 .. 0.0 0.9 0.6 0.1 0.2 DHS
Liberia 430 2007 15-49 11.4 10.3 0.6 0.0 3.8 4.1 0.2 1.6 .. 0.0 0.0 1.2 1.0 0.2 0.0 DHS
Libya 434 1995 15-49 45.2 25.7 .. .. 9.6 .. 11.2 .. .. .. 4.9 19.6 .. .. .. PAPCHILD Including female sterilization, injectables, male condoms and vaginal barrier methods. Including breastfeeding, rhythm and withdrawal.
Lithuania 440 1994/95 18-49 50.7 33.2 .. .. 3.6 0.2 15.2 14.2 0.0 .. 0.0 17.5 10.1 6.5 0.9 FFS Adjusted.
Madagascar 450 1992 15-49 16.7 5.1 0.9 0.0 1.4 1.6 0.5 0.5 0.1 .. 0.0 11.6 9.0 2.1 0.5 DHS
Madagascar 450 1997 15-49 19.4 9.7 1.0 0.0 2.4 4.7 0.5 0.7 0.1 0.4 0.0 9.7 7.9 1.6 0.2 DHS Including folk methods.
Madagascar 450 1999 15-49 25.0 12.9 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 12.1 .. .. .. National survey Enquête Prioritaire auprès des Ménages 1999
Madagascar 450 2000 15-49 18.8 11.8 0.6 0.0 3.3 6.7 0.3 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0 7.0 6.0 0.3 0.7 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Madagascar 450 2003/04 15-49 27.1 16.7 1.1 0.0 3.4 10.2 0.6 1.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 10.4 8.2 0.5 1.7 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Madagascar 450 2008/09 15-49 39.9 28.2 1.1 0.1 6.0 17.9 0.4 1.1 0.0 1.5 0.0 11.7 9.7 0.8 1.2 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Malawi 454 1984 15-49 6.9 3.2 .. .. 0.7 0.1 0.3 0.0 .. 0.0 2.1 3.7 0.0 0.2 3.5 National survey Malawi Family Formation Survey 1984 Including male and female sterilization and vaginal barrier methods. Including abstinence.
Malawi 454 1992 15-49 13.0 7.4 1.7 0.0 2.2 1.5 0.3 1.6 0.1 .. 0.0 5.6 2.2 1.5 2.0 DHS
Malawi 454 1996 15-49 21.9 14.4 2.5 0.0 3.4 6.4 0.4 1.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.5 2.0 1.9 3.6 DHS
Malawi 454 2000 15-49 30.6 25.7 4.7 0.1 2.7 16.4 0.1 1.6 0.0 0.1 0.0 4.9 0.9 1.5 2.5 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Malawi 454 2004 15-49 32.5 28.1 5.8 0.0 2.0 18.0 0.1 1.8 .. 0.5 0.0 4.3 0.5 2.1 1.7 DHS
Malawi 454 2006 15-49 41.0 38.4 4.4 0.1 2.4 29.0 0.3 1.5 0.1 0.7 0.0 2.6 0.7 0.8 1.0 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Malawi 454 2010 15-49 46.1 42.2 9.7 0.1 2.5 25.8 0.3 2.4 .. 1.3 0.1 3.9 0.8 1.8 1.2 DHS Preliminary data. Including female condoms. Including folk methods.
Malaysia 458 1966/67 15-44 8.7 6.2 .. .. 4.0 0.0 0.2 0.8 0.2 .. 1.0 2.5 .. .. .. National survey West Malaysian Family Survey 1966-1967 Including male and female sterilization. Including abstinence, rhythm and withdrawal. Data pertain to Peninsular Malaysia.
Malaysia 458 1974 15-49 33.0 23.7 3.4 0.4 16.2 0.2 0.7 2.7 0.1 .. 0.0 9.3 3.5 1.9 3.9 WFS Including abstinence. Data pertain to Peninsular Malaysia.
Malaysia 458 1984 15-49 51.4 29.8 7.5 0.2 11.6 0.5 2.2 7.6 0.2 .. 0.0 21.7 6.9 3.9 10.9 National survey Malaysian Population and Family Survey Including abstinence and folk methods. Data pertain to Peninsular Malaysia.
Malaysia 458 1988 15-49 48.3 31.4 .. .. 4.6 .. 3.5 5.6 .. .. 17.7 17.0 7.0 4.2 5.8 National survey Malaysian Family Life Survey II Including male and female sterilization, injectables, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including abstinence. Data pertain to Peninsular Malaysia.
Malaysia 458 1994 15-49 55.1 30.4 .. .. 13.4 .. 3.9 5.4 .. .. 7.7 24.7 8.9 6.9 8.9 National survey Malaysian Population and Family Survey Adjusted. Including male and female sterilization. Including abstinence. Data pertain to Peninsular Malaysia.
Malaysia 458 2004 15-49 49.0 32.3 .. .. 13.2 .. 4.2 7.1 .. .. 7.8 16.7 8.8 3.9 4.0 National survey Malaysian Population and Family Survey Adjusted. Including male and female sterilization. Including abstinence. Data pertain to Peninsular Malaysia.
Maldives 462 1991 15-49 29.0 19.0 4.0 0.0 10.0 2.0 1.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 10.0 .. .. .. National survey KAP Survey on Child Spacing Methods in Maldives 1991 Adjusted. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Maldives 462 1999 15-49 42.0 33.0 10.0 1.0 13.0 3.0 1.0 6.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 .. .. .. National survey Republic of Maldives Reproductive Health Baseline Survey 1999 Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Maldives 462 2004 15-49 39.0 34.0 7.0 1.0 13.0 3.0 2.0 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.0 .. .. .. National survey Republic of Maldives Reproductive Health Survey 2004 Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Maldives 462 2009 15-49 34.7 27.0 10.1 0.5 4.6 1.2 0.8 9.3 0.0 0.5 0.0 7.8 3.4 4.2 0.1 DHS Including folk methods.
Mali 466 1987 15-49 4.7 1.3 0.1 0.0 0.9 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 .. 0.0 3.4 1.3 0.1 2.0 DHS Including abstinence and folk methods.
Mali 466 1995/96 15-49 6.7 4.5 0.3 .. 3.1 0.2 0.3 0.4 .. .. 0.2 2.2 1.6 0.1 0.5 DHS Including male sterilization, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including folk methods.
Mali 466 2001 15-49 8.1 5.7 0.3 0.0 2.8 2.1 0.2 0.3 0.0 0.1 0.0 2.3 0.6 0.0 1.7 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Mali 466 2006 15-49 8.2 6.3 0.3 0.0 2.9 2.5 0.1 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.0 1.9 0.8 0.0 1.1 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Malta 470 1971 20-45 87.0 16.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 .. 0.0 12.0 0.0 .. 0.0 .. 40.0 70.0 1.0 National survey 1971 Survey of Family Planning in Malta  Data pertain to married women who visited a practitioner belonging to the Malta College of Family Doctors. Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including abstinence.
Malta 470 1993 20-45 85.8 46.0 2.2 2.2 15.8 .. 2.9 21.9 1.0 .. 0.0 .. 19.4 40.6 8.1 National survey 1993 Survey of Family Planning in Malta  Data pertain to married women who visited a practitioner belonging to the Malta College of Family Doctors. Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including abstinence.
Marshall Islands 584 1970 15-49 22.7 18.1 .. .. 16.3 .. 0.0 0.0 .. .. 1.8 4.6 2.3 .. 2.3 National survey Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Contraception Survey in the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands 1970 Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Including male and female sterilization. Including abstinence, folk methods and withdrawal.
Marshall Islands 584 1985 15-49 27.2 19.4 12.8 1.4 2.7 0.1 0.7 1.5 0.2 .. 0.0 7.8 4.0 0.6 3.2 National survey Women's Health Survey 1985 Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status.
Marshall Islands 584 2007 15-49 44.6 42.4 25.0 0.2 2.7 9.2 .. 1.4 .. 3.8 0.0 2.2 1.4 0.6 0.2 National survey Marshall Islands Demographic and Health Survey 2007 Including folk methods.
Martinique 474 1976 15-49 35.5 27.3 8.8 .. 11.8 .. 1.9 3.0 1.1 .. 0.7 8.2 3.1 4.1 1.0 National survey Enquête sur la Fécondité et la Contraception en Martinique 1976 Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Including male sterilization and injectables. Including douching.
Mauritania 478 1981 15-49 0.8 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 .. 0.0 0.5 0.1 0.4 0.0 WFS
Mauritania 478 1991/92 15-49 4.1 1.2 0.1 0.0 0.5 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 .. 0.0 3.9 0.4 1.7 1.8 PAPCHILD Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including breastfeeding.
Mauritania 478 2000/01 15-49 8.0 5.1 .. .. 2.6 0.9 0.8 0.8 .. .. 0.1 2.8 0.3 2.2 0.3 DHS Including male and female sterilization, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Mauritania 478 2007 15-49 9.3 8.0 0.1 0.0 5.7 1.0 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.4 1.3 0.2 1.0 0.1 MICS Adjusted. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Mauritius 480 1975 <50 45.7 29.2 .. .. 21.0 1.6 1.5 5.1 .. .. 0.0 16.4 13.9 1.5 1.0 National survey National Survey on Contraceptive Use Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age. Excluding male and female sterilization. Including abstinence.
Mauritius 480 1985 15-49 74.6 44.2 4.6 0.0 21.0 6.4 2.3 9.3 0.6 .. 0.0 30.6 16.9 12.4 1.3 National survey Mauritius Contraceptive Prevalence Survey 1985 Adjusted. Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Mauritius 480 1991 15-44 74.6 49.2 7.1 0.2 21.0 4.6 2.8 13.1 0.4 0.0 0.0 25.4 9.3 15.7 0.4 CPS Adjusted.
Mauritius 480 2002 15-49 75.8 39.3 8.9 0.1 16.0 3.7 1.4 8.9 0.2 0.1 0.0 36.5 10.1 26.4 0.0 National survey 2002 Contraceptive Prevalence Survey of Mauritius and Rodrigues Islands Adjusted.
Mexico 484 1976/77 15-49 30.3 23.3 2.7 0.2 10.8 1.7 5.7 0.8 1.4 .. 0.0 7.1 3.1 3.6 0.4 WFS Including douching.
Mexico 484 1978/79 15-49 37.8 32.0 8.9 0.2 12.5 2.5 6.1 .. .. .. 1.9 5.7 .. .. .. CPS Including male condoms and vaginal barrier methods. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Mexico 484 1982 15-49 47.7 41.5 13.4 0.3 14.2 5.1 6.6 0.9 1.0 .. 0.0 6.1 3.8 0.4 1.9 National survey Encuesta Nacional Demográfica 1982
Mexico 484 1987 15-49 52.7 44.6 18.6 0.8 9.7 2.8 10.2 1.9 0.6 .. 0.0 8.1 .. .. .. DHS Including breastfeeding, rhythm and withdrawal.
Mexico 484 1992 15-49 63.1 55.2 .. .. 9.8 .. 11.1 2.9 .. .. 31.4 7.9 .. .. .. National survey Encuesta Nacional de la Dinámica Demográfica 1992 Including male and female sterilization, injectables and implants.
Mexico 484 1995 15-49 66.5 57.5 27.3 0.6 8.4 3.1 14.6 .. .. .. 3.4 8.9 .. .. .. National survey Encuesta Nacional de Planificación Familiar 1995 Including male condoms and vaginal barrier methods. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Mexico 484 1997 15-49 68.4 59.5 .. .. 7.1 .. 14.1 3.6 .. .. 34.7 8.9 .. .. .. National survey Encuesta Nacional de la Dinámica Demográfica 1997 Including male and female sterilization, injectables and implants.
Mexico 484 2003 15-49 74.5 69.3 .. .. 6.1 .. 14.3 5.8 .. .. 43.1 5.2 .. .. .. National survey Encuesta Nacional de Salud Reproductiva 2003 Including male and female sterilization, injectables and implants.
Mexico 484 2006 15-49 70.9 66.5 .. .. 4.7 5.0 11.6 6.4 0.4 .. 38.4 4.4 .. .. .. National survey Encuesta Nacional de la Dinámica Demográfica 2006 Including male and female sterilization.
Mongolia 496 1994 15-49 57.3 41.2 0.9 0.0 2.5 1.1 33.1 3.4 0.0 0.3 0.0 16.1 13.1 0.6 2.4 National survey Mongolia Demographic Survey 1994 Including douching.
Mongolia 496 1998 15-49 59.9 45.7 2.4 0.0 4.2 3.1 32.2 3.5 0.1 0.2 0.0 14.3 12.5 0.7 1.1 National survey Mongolia Reproductive Health Survey 1998
Mongolia 496 2000 15-49 67.4 54.4 1.3 0.2 8.3 5.8 33.5 4.3 0.1 0.3 0.6 13.0 8.0 0.1 5.0 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Mongolia 496 2003 15-49 69.0 58.4 3.0 0.0 11.0 5.8 32.8 5.4 0.0 0.3 0.1 10.6 9.9 0.6 0.0 National survey Mongolia Reproductive Health Survey 2003 Including female condoms.
Mongolia 496 2005 15-49 66.0 60.6 2.4 0.1 11.5 11.1 28.9 5.3 0.2 0.8 0.3 5.4 4.7 0.1 0.7 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Mongolia 496 2008 15-49 55.2 49.6 2.6 0.0 9.7 7.9 22.3 6.7 0.0 0.2 0.0 5.5 5.1 0.3 0.1 National survey Mongolia Reproductive Health Survey 2008 Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including female condoms.
Montenegro 499 1970 15-44 49.5 7.0 .. .. 3.5 .. 0.4 3.1 .. .. 0.0 42.5 3.3 39.2 0.0 National survey 1970 Yugoslavia Fertility Survey Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Data pertain to methods used during  the last two months.
Montenegro 499 2000 15-49 52.7 30.0 0.0 0.0 6.8 0.0 7.6 13.6 2.0 0.0 0.0 22.7 10.6 11.4 0.7 MICS Adjusted. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Montenegro 499 2005/06 15-49 39.4 17.2 0.1 0.0 2.4 0.0 9.7 4.3 0.5 0.0 0.1 22.2 3.9 17.7 0.5 MICS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Montserrat 500 1984 15-44 52.6 52.2 .. .. 30.6 3.2 11.0 3.4 2.4 0.0 1.6 0.3 .. .. .. CCPS Including male and female sterilization. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Morocco 504 1979/80 15-49 19.4 16.4 0.8 0.0 13.7 0.0 1.6 0.3 0.0 .. 0.0 3.0 1.1 1.1 0.8 WFS
Morocco 504 1983/84 15-49 25.5 21.2 1.7 0.0 16.8 0.0 2.0 0.4 0.3 .. 0.0 4.3 1.5 1.6 1.2 CPS Including abstinence and douching.
Morocco 504 1987 15-49 35.9 28.9 2.2 0.0 22.9 0.3 2.9 0.5 0.1 .. 0.0 6.9 2.3 3.1 1.5 DHS Including abstinence and douching.
Morocco 504 1992 15-49 41.5 35.5 3.0 0.0 28.1 0.1 3.2 0.9 0.2 .. 0.0 6.0 3.0 2.6 0.3 DHS
Morocco 504 1995 15-49 50.3 42.4 4.3 0.0 32.2 0.1 4.3 1.4 0.1 0.1 0.0 7.9 4.6 2.8 0.4 DHS
Morocco 504 1997 15-49 58.4 48.8 3.0 .. 38.3 0.7 5.3 1.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 9.6 3.2 3.0 3.4 PAPCHILD Including male sterilization. Including breastfeeding.
Morocco 504 2003/04 15-49 63.0 52.0 2.7 0.0 40.1 2.1 5.4 1.5 0.1 0.0 0.0 11.0 3.8 4.4 2.9 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Mozambique 508 1997 15-49 5.6 5.1 0.7 0.0 1.4 2.3 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.1 0.0 0.4 DHS Including folk methods.
Mozambique 508 2003/04 15-49 16.5 11.8 0.9 0.0 4.9 4.8 0.1 1.1 0.0 .. 0.0 4.7 3.1 0.2 1.4 DHS Including folk methods.
Mozambique 508 2008 15-49 16.2 12.2 0.2 0.0 6.3 4.6 0.2 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.0 1.1 0.1 2.9 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Mozambique 508 2011 15-49 11.6 11.3 0.2 4.5 0.1 0.0 5.1 0.1 0.0 1.1 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 DHS Preliminary data. Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Myanmar 104 1991 15-49 16.8 13.6 3.7 1.8 4.0 3.1 0.9 0.1 0.0 .. 0.0 3.2 2.2 0.4 0.5 National survey Myanmar Population Changes and Fertility Survey 1991 Adjusted.
Myanmar 104 1997 15-49 32.7 28.3 5.5 2.2 7.4 11.7 1.3 0.1 0.0 .. 0.0 4.4 2.4 0.8 1.2 National survey Myanmar Fertility and Reproductive Health Survey 1997 Adjusted.
Myanmar 104 2001 15-49 37.0 32.8 4.6 1.5 9.8 14.8 1.8 0.3 0.0 .. 0.0 4.2 1.8 1.0 1.3 National survey Myanmar Fertility and Reproductive Health Survey 2001
Myanmar 104 2007 15-49 41.0 38.4 4.4 1.0 10.8 19.7 1.8 0.7 0.0 .. 0.0 2.6 1.2 0.7 0.6 National survey Myanmar Fertility and Reproductive Health Survey 2007
Myanmar 104 2009/10 15-49 46.0 45.7 3.6 0.4 11.5 27.5 2.1 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.2 MICS Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age. Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Namibia 516 1989 <50 40.9 32.1 6.4 0.1 8.2 16.0 1.4 .. .. .. 0.0 8.8 .. .. 8.8 National survey Southern African Demographic and Health Survey Data pertain to non-pregnant women. Adjusted. Including breastfeeding.
Namibia 516 1992 15-49 28.9 26.0 7.4 0.2 8.3 7.7 2.1 0.3 0.1 .. 0.0 2.9 0.7 0.3 1.9 DHS Including folk methods.
Namibia 516 2000 15-49 43.7 42.6 8.5 0.8 8.2 18.7 1.2 5.2 0.0 .. 0.1 1.1 0.2 0.1 0.9 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including female condoms.
Namibia 516 2006/07 15-49 55.1 53.5 10.3 0.4 8.6 21.8 1.4 10.6 0.1 0.2 0.1 1.6 0.4 0.3 0.9 DHS Including female condoms. Including folk methods.
Nauru 520 2007 15-49 35.6 23.0 13.3 0.2 0.6 2.3 3.8 2.8 .. .. 0.0 12.6 4.7 4.5 3.3 National survey 2007 Nauru Demographic and Health Survey Preliminary data. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Nepal 524 1976 15-49 2.4 2.4 0.1 1.6 0.4 .. 0.1 0.2 0.0 .. 0.0 .. .. .. .. WFS
Nepal 524 1981 15-49 6.8 6.8 2.3 2.9 1.1 0.1 0.0 0.4 .. .. 0.0 .. .. .. .. CPS
Nepal 524 1986 15-49 15.1 15.1 6.8 6.2 0.9 0.5 0.1 0.6 .. .. 0.0 .. .. .. .. National survey Nepal Fertility and Family Planning Survey 1986 Data pertain to non-pregnant women.
Nepal 524 1991 15-49 24.1 24.1 12.1 7.5 1.1 2.3 0.2 0.6 .. 0.3 0.0 .. .. .. .. National survey Nepal Fertility, Family Planning and Health Survey 1991 Data pertain to non-pregnant women.
Nepal 524 1996 15-49 28.5 26.0 12.1 5.4 1.4 4.5 0.3 1.9 0.1 0.4 0.0 2.5 0.9 1.4 0.2 DHS
Nepal 524 2000 15-49 37.3 37.1 14.5 7.7 2.4 10.6 0.1 1.4 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 National survey Between Census Household Information, Monitoring and Evaluation System 2000 Data pertain to non-pregnant women.
Nepal 524 2001 15-49 39.3 35.4 15.0 6.3 1.6 8.4 0.4 2.9 0.0 0.6 0.0 3.9 1.1 2.6 0.3 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including folk methods.
Nepal 524 2003/04 15-49 38.3 37.9 12.6 7.6 .. .. .. 2.9 .. .. 14.7 0.4 .. .. .. LSMS Including injectables, implants, IUD, pills and vaginal barrier methods.
Nepal 524 2006 15-49 48.0 44.2 18.0 6.3 3.5 10.1 0.7 4.8 0.0 0.8 0.0 3.7 1.2 2.6 0.0 DHS Including folk methods.
Nepal 524 2011 15-49 49.7 43.2 15.2 7.8 4.1 9.2 1.3 4.3 .. 1.2 0.0 6.5 1.1 5.4 0.0 DHS
Netherlands 528 1969 See notes 59.0 41.6 .. .. 26.6 .. 0.6 13.6 0.8 .. 0.0 17.5 11.2 5.3 1.0 National survey National Fertility Survey of 1969 Data pertain to women who married in 1958, 1963 and 1968. Adjusted. Excluding male and female sterilization.
Netherlands 528 1975 See notes 75.0 69.1 2.1 2.1 49.5 .. 4.5 10.1 0.8 .. 0.0 5.9 3.0 2.1 0.8 National survey The Netherlands Survey on Fertility and Parenthood Motivation 1975 Data pertain to women who married between 1963 and 1973. Adjusted.
Netherlands 528 1977 16-49 73.0 65.2 .. .. 40.0 0.0 4.3 8.0 .. .. 12.9 7.8 .. .. .. National survey Netherlands Fertility Survey 1977 Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age. Including male and female sterilization. Including abstinence, rhythm and withdrawal.
Netherlands 528 1982 18-37 76.9 73.9 8.2 10.8 .. .. 9.8 6.9 .. .. 38.2 3.0 .. .. .. National survey Birth Control in the Netherlands Survey 1982 Including pills and injectables. Including abstinence, rhythm and withdrawal.
Netherlands 528 1988 18-37 76.2 72.0 4.4 11.1 .. .. 7.0 8.2 .. .. 41.3 4.2 .. .. .. National survey Birth Control in the Netherlands Survey 1988 Including pills and injectables. Including abstinence, rhythm and withdrawal.
Netherlands 528 1993 18-42 78.5 75.6 4.8 10.5 49.0 .. 3.6 7.7 .. .. .. 2.8 .. .. .. FFS
Netherlands 528 1998 18-45 71.0 70.0 4.0 8.0 48.0 .. 3.0 7.0 .. .. 0.0 1.0 .. .. .. National survey Birth Control in the Netherlands Survey 1998
Netherlands 528 2003 18-45 67.0 65.0 4.0 8.0 41.0 .. 4.0 8.0 .. .. 0.0 2.0 .. .. .. National survey Birth Control in the Netherlands Survey 2003
Netherlands 528 2008 18-45 69.0 67.0 3.0 7.0 40.0 .. 8.0 9.0 .. .. 0.0 2.0 .. .. .. National survey Birth Control in the Netherlands Survey 2008
New Zealand 554 1976 15+ 70.1 61.5 11.3 9.0 28.1 .. 4.3 7.8 .. .. 1.0 8.6 1.6 .. 7.1 National survey National Survey of Contraceptive Practice Data pertain to women exposed to the risk of pregnancy. Including vaginal barrier methods. Including abstinence and withdrawal.
New Zealand 554 1995 20-49 75.0 72.3 14.6 19.5 20.7 1.8 3.4 11.5 0.8 .. 0.0 2.7 1.6 1.0 0.1 FFS Adjusted. Including abstinence.
Nicaragua 558 1981 15-49 27.0 22.8 7.1 0.1 10.5 1.4 2.3 0.8 0.6 .. 0.0 4.4 1.0 0.4 3.0 CPS Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Nicaragua 558 1992/93 15-49 48.7 44.9 18.5 0.3 12.9 1.2 9.3 2.6 0.1 0.0 0.0 3.7 2.6 1.1 0.0 RHS
Nicaragua 558 1997/98 15-49 60.3 57.4 26.1 0.5 13.9 5.2 9.1 2.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.6 1.6 1.0 0.0 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Nicaragua 558 2001 15-49 68.6 64.3 25.3 0.5 14.6 14.3 6.4 3.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.3 1.5 1.0 1.8 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Nicaragua 558 2006/07 15-49 72.4 68.8 24.3 0.4 13.5 23.4 3.4 3.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.7 1.7 1.0 1.0 RHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Niger 562 1992 15-49 4.4 2.3 0.1 0.0 1.5 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 .. 0.0 2.2 0.1 0.0 2.1 DHS Including folk methods.
Niger 562 1998 15-49 8.2 4.6 .. .. 2.8 1.5 .. 0.0 .. .. 0.3 3.6 0.1 0.1 3.4 DHS Including male and female sterilization, IUD and vaginal barrier methods. Including folk methods.
Niger 562 2000 15-49 14.0 4.3 0.2 0.0 3.4 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 9.7 0.0 0.0 9.7 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Niger 562 2006 15-49 11.2 5.0 0.3 0.0 3.0 1.5 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.2 0.1 0.0 6.1 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Nigeria 566 1981/82 15-49 6.8 0.9 .. .. 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 .. 0.1 5.9 .. .. .. WFS Including male and female sterilization. Including abstinence.
Nigeria 566 1990 15-49 6.0 3.5 0.3 0.0 1.2 0.7 0.8 0.4 0.1 .. 0.0 2.5 1.4 0.5 0.6 DHS
Nigeria 566 1994 15-49 13.4 10.9 0.3 0.0 5.9 1.7 1.6 1.4 0.0 .. 0.0 2.5 0.8 0.4 1.3 National survey Sentinel Survey of the National Population Programme Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Including abstinence.
Nigeria 566 1999 15-49 15.3 8.6 0.3 0.0 2.4 2.4 2.0 1.2 0.2 0.1 0.0 6.7 4.6 1.2 0.9 DHS
Nigeria 566 2003 15-49 12.6 6.8 0.2 0.0 1.8 2.0 0.7 1.9 0.0 0.0 0.1 5.8 2.1 1.3 2.4 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Nigeria 566 2007 15-49 14.7 9.1 0.2 0.0 2.5 3.4 0.9 1.6 0.1 0.3 0.0 5.5 2.0 1.3 2.2 MICS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Nigeria 566 2008 15-49 14.6 8.1 0.4 0.0 1.7 2.6 1.0 2.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.5 2.1 2.0 2.5 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Nigeria 566 2011 15-49 14.1 8.6 0.2 0.0 2.1 3.5 0.7 1.8 0.0 0.2 0.1 5.3 2.7 1.1 1.5 MICS Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Northern Mariana Islands 580 1970 15-49 20.5 16.0 .. .. 7.4 .. 1.2 .. .. .. 7.4 4.3 1.2 .. 3.1 National survey Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Contraception Survey in the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands 1970 Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including male and female sterilization, male condoms and vaginal barrier methods. Including abstinence, folk methods and withdrawal.
Norway 578 1977/78 18-44 71.0 65.2 4.0 2.1 13.0 .. 28.0 16.0 2.1 .. 0.0 5.8 2.8 3.0 0.0 National survey Norwegian Fertility Survey 1977 Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age. Adjusted.
Norway 578 1988/89 20-43 73.8 69.2 10.4 4.1 17.8 .. 24.1 12.5 0.4 .. 0.0 4.6 2.3 1.8 0.5 FFS Data pertain to women born in 1945, 1950, 1955, 1960, 1965 or 1968. Data pertain to women who were sexually active during the four months prior to the interview. Including some cases of sterilization for non-contraceptive reasons.
Norway 578 1998 20-44 86.5 78.3 10.4 6.3 20.6 .. 22.3 14.7 1.5 2.5 0.0 8.2 .. .. .. National survey Survey on Contraceptive Use 1998 Data pertain to women who were sexually active during the three months prior to the interview. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Norway 578 2005 20-44 88.4 82.2 7.7 .. 31.0 .. 23.3 12.8 4.1 3.3 0.0 6.3 .. .. .. National survey Survey on Contraceptive Use 2005 Data pertain to women who were sexually active during the three months prior to the interview. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Occupied Palestinian Territory 275 1996 15-49 45.2 30.7 .. .. 3.8 .. 21.5 .. .. .. 5.4 14.5 .. .. .. National survey Palestinian Health Survey 1996
Occupied Palestinian Territory 275 2000 15-49 51.4 36.7 2.7 0.1 5.8 0.4 24.6 2.8 0.3 .. 0.0 14.8 4.0 5.5 5.3 National survey Palestinian Health Survey 2000 Including breastfeeding.
Occupied Palestinian Territory 275 2004 15-49 50.6 37.3 2.7 0.0 6.2 0.7 23.7 3.8 0.2 .. 0.0 13.3 3.8 5.2 4.3 National survey Palestinian Demographic and Health Survey 2004 Including breastfeeding.
Occupied Palestinian Territory 275 2006/07 15-49 50.2 38.9 .. .. 7.0 .. 24.8 .. .. .. 7.1 11.3 .. .. .. PAPFAM Including male and female sterilization, male condoms, injectables, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including breastfeeding, rhythm and withdrawal.
Oman 512 1988/89 15-49 8.6 7.5 2.2 .. 2.4 0.3 1.5 1.1 .. .. 0.0 1.1 0.5 .. 0.6 GCHS Data pertain to nationals of the country. Including withdrawal.
Oman 512 1995 15-49 23.7 18.2 4.5 0.0 6.1 3.8 2.2 1.5 0.0 .. 0.0 5.6 1.0 2.3 2.3 GFHS Data pertain to nationals of the country. Including breastfeeding.
Oman 512 2000 15-49 31.7 24.6 5.4 0.0 4.5 8.0 3.3 3.3 0.1 .. 0.0 7.1 1.4 3.9 1.8 National survey Reproductive Health Survey  Data pertain to nationals of the country. Including breastfeeding.
Pakistan 586 1968/69 15-49 5.5 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. National survey National Impact Survey 1968-1969
Pakistan 586 1975 15-49 5.4 3.9 0.9 0.1 1.0 0.0 0.7 1.0 0.2 .. 0.0 1.5 0.1 0.1 1.3 WFS Including abstinence.
Pakistan 586 1979/80 15-49 3.3 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. National survey Pakistan Labour Force and Migration Survey 1979-1980
Pakistan 586 1984/85 15-49 9.1 7.6 2.6 0.0 1.4 0.6 0.8 2.1 0.1 .. 0.0 1.5 0.1 0.9 0.5 CPS Data pertain to non-pregnant women.
Pakistan 586 1990/91 15-49 11.8 9.0 3.5 0.0 0.7 0.8 1.3 2.7 0.0 .. 0.0 2.8 1.3 1.2 0.3 DHS
Pakistan 586 1991 15-49 6.9 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. National survey Pakistan Integrated Household Survey 1991
Pakistan 586 1993 15-49 21.9 17.9 5.4 0.1 2.7 0.5 3.5 4.5 1.2 .. 0.0 4.0 0.7 3.0 0.3 National survey Pakistan Contraceptive Prevalence Survey 1993
Pakistan 586 1994/95 15-49 17.8 12.6 5.0 0.0 0.7 1.0 2.1 3.7 0.0 .. 0.0 5.2 1.0 4.2 0.0 National survey Pakistan Contraceptive Prevalence Survey 1994-1995
Pakistan 586 1995/96 15-49 13.0 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. National survey Pakistan Integrated Household Survey 1995-1996
Pakistan 586 1996/97 15-49 23.9 16.9 6.0 0.0 1.6 1.4 3.4 4.2 0.1 .. 0.2 7.0 1.9 4.6 0.5 National survey Pakistan Fertility and Family Planning Survey 1996-1997
Pakistan 586 1996/97 15-49 15.0 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. National survey Pakistan Integrated Household Survey 1996-1997
Pakistan 586 1998/99 15-49 17.0 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. National survey Pakistan Integrated Household Survey 1998-1999
Pakistan 586 2000/01 15-49 27.6 20.2 6.9 0.0 1.9 2.6 3.5 5.5 0.0 .. .. 7.4 1.6 5.3 0.5 National survey Pakistan Reproductive Health and Family Planning Survey 2000-2001 Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Pakistan 586 2003 15-49 32.1 25.2 7.5 0.2 3.1 3.4 4.4 6.4 0.0 .. 0.2 6.8 1.7 4.9 0.2 National survey Status of Women, Reproductive Health and Family Planning Survey 2003 
Pakistan 586 2005/06 15-49 26.0 18.4 6.2 .. 2.1 2.3 2.1 5.2 0.0 .. 0.5 7.5 1.6 6.0 0.0 LSMS Including male sterilization and implants.
Pakistan 586 2006/07 15-49 29.6 21.7 8.2 0.1 2.1 2.3 2.3 6.8 .. 0.1 0.0 7.9 3.6 4.1 0.2 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including folk methods.
Pakistan 586 2007/08 15-49 27.0 19.3 6.5 .. 1.9 2.7 2.5 5.4 .. .. 0.3 7.7 1.4 6.0 0.3 LSMS Adjusted. Including male sterilization and implants.
Palau 585 2003 15-44 32.8 29.7 1.3 0.0 16.9 4.4 0.9 0.6 0.0 5.6 0.0 3.1 0.6 0.0 2.5 National survey 2003 Palau Population, Environment and Labor Force Survey Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status.
Panama 591 1975/76 20-49 53.9 45.9 21.2 0.4 17.0 0.6 3.7 1.2 1.8 .. 0.0 8.0 2.5 3.0 2.5 WFS Including abstinence and douching.
Panama 591 1979 15-44 60.6 54.1 .. .. 19.0 .. 3.7 1.7 .. .. 29.7 6.5 2.9 1.4 2.2 CPS Including male and female sterilization, injectables and vaginal barrier methods.
Panama 591 1984/85 15-44 58.2 54.2 32.4 0.4 11.8 0.8 6.0 1.6 1.2 .. 0.0 4.0 2.3 1.4 0.3 National survey Maternal-Child Health/Family Planning Survey, Panama 1984
Panama 591 2009 15-49 52.2 48.8 16.8 .. 10.8 13.1 4.7 3.1 .. .. .. 3.4 .. .. .. National survey Panama Encuesta Nacional de Salud Sexual y Reproductiva 2009 Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Papua New Guinea 598 1996 15-49 25.9 19.6 7.6 0.2 4.4 6.8 0.1 0.5 0.0 .. 0.0 6.3 2.9 0.6 2.8 National survey Papua New Guinea Demographic and Health Survey 1996
Papua New Guinea 598 2006 15-49 35.7 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. National survey Papua New Guinea Demographic and Health Survey 2006
Paraguay 600 1977 15-44 28.6 23.3 3.2 0.0 11.8 0.9 4.0 2.6 0.8 .. 0.0 5.2 1.9 3.3 0.0 National survey Encuesta de Prevalecía de Anticonceptivos 1977
Paraguay 600 1979 15-44 37.7 25.4 .. .. 13.0 1.9 5.8 1.8 0.9 0.0 2.0 12.3 4.4 2.3 5.6 WFS Including male and female sterilization. Including folk methods.
Paraguay 600 1987 15-44 44.8 29.0 .. .. 13.5 3.6 5.1 2.3 0.5 .. 4.0 15.8 5.7 2.9 7.2 RHS Including male and female sterilization. Including folk methods.
Paraguay 600 1990 15-49 48.4 35.2 7.4 0.0 13.6 5.2 5.7 2.6 0.8 .. 0.0 13.2 5.3 2.9 5.0 DHS Including folk methods.
Paraguay 600 1995/96 15-49 55.9 41.3 .. .. 13.5 6.2 7.6 6.5 0.7 .. 6.8 14.7 6.1 3.4 5.2 RHS Including male and female sterilization. Including folk methods.
Paraguay 600 1998 15-44 61.8 47.5 8.0 0.0 13.1 7.5 11.1 7.3 0.5 .. 0.0 14.3 4.3 5.4 4.6 RHS Including folk methods.
Paraguay 600 2004 15-44 72.8 60.5 11.5 0.1 15.0 10.4 11.5 11.9 0.2 0.0 0.0 12.3 7.7 4.5 0.0 RHS
Paraguay 600 2008 15-44 79.4 70.1 9.9 0.2 18.0 16.5 12.3 13.2 0.1 .. 0.0 9.3 4.5 4.3 0.6 RHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Peru 604 1969/70 15-49 26.0 10.0 2.0 0.0 3.0 0.0 1.0 3.0 1.0 .. 0.0 16.0 7.0 4.0 5.0 National survey Encuesta de Fecundidad Urbana y Rural de 1969-1970
Peru 604 1977/78 15-49 31.4 11.2 2.8 0.0 4.2 1.0 1.3 1.1 0.8 .. 0.0 20.2 10.9 3.3 6.0 WFS Including abstinence and douching.
Peru 604 1981 15-49 41.0 17.0 4.0 0.0 5.0 2.0 4.0 1.0 1.0 .. 0.0 24.0 17.0 4.0 3.0 CPS
Peru 604 1986 15-49 45.8 23.0 6.1 0.0 6.5 1.3 7.4 0.7 1.0 .. 0.0 22.8 17.7 3.6 1.5 DHS
Peru 604 1991/92 15-49 59.0 32.8 7.9 0.1 5.7 1.9 13.4 2.8 1.0 .. 0.0 26.2 20.7 3.9 1.6 DHS
Peru 604 1996 15-49 64.2 41.3 9.5 0.2 6.2 8.0 12.0 4.4 0.7 0.3 0.0 22.9 18.0 3.2 1.6 DHS Including folk methods.
Peru 604 2000 15-49 68.9 49.8 12.3 0.5 6.7 14.8 9.1 5.6 0.6 0.2 0.0 19.1 14.4 3.2 1.6 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Peru 604 2004/06 15-49 71.3 47.1 10.3 0.4 7.1 14.6 5.6 8.4 0.6 0.0 0.0 24.2 18.1 4.1 2.0 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Peru 604 2007/08 15-49 72.4 48.5 9.8 0.3 7.6 16.4 4.0 9.9 0.2 0.0 0.0 23.9 17.3 5.3 1.3 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Peru 604 2009 15-49 73.2 49.9 9.4 0.4 7.6 18.1 3.8 10.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 23.3 15.6 6.5 1.2 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Peru 604 2010 15-49 74.4 50.4 9.3 0.4 8.3 17.5 3.3 11.2 0.3 0.1 0.0 24.2 15.8 7.2 1.2 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Philippines 608 1978 15-49 36.2 16.2 4.7 0.7 4.5 0.2 2.3 3.6 0.2 .. 0.0 20.0 8.5 9.4 2.1 WFS Including abstinence and douching.
Philippines 608 1993 15-49 40.0 24.9 11.9 0.4 8.5 0.1 3.0 1.0 0.0 .. 0.0 15.1 7.3 7.4 0.4 DHS
Philippines 608 1995 15-49 50.7 25.5 8.9 .. 11.2 .. .. .. .. .. .. 25.2 18.4 .. .. National survey 1995 Family Planning Survey  Figures on methods refer to the three most commonly used methods only.
Philippines 608 1996 15-49 48.1 30.2 10.6 .. 11.6 1.6 3.7 1.6 .. .. 1.1 17.9 10.3 6.9 0.7 National survey 1996 Family Planning Survey 
Philippines 608 1997 15-49 47.0 30.9 10.6 .. 12.5 .. .. .. .. .. .. 16.1 9.7 .. .. National survey 1997 Family Planning Survey  Figures on methods refer to the three most commonly used methods only.
Philippines 608 1998 15-49 46.5 28.0 10.3 0.1 9.9 2.4 3.7 1.6 .. .. 0.0 18.5 8.9 8.9 0.8 DHS Including breastfeeding.
Philippines 608 1999 15-49 49.3 31.8 10.7 0.1 13.1 2.7 3.4 1.7 0.1 .. 0.0 17.4 9.6 6.7 1.1 National survey 1999 Family Planning Survey  Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Philippines 608 2000 15-49 47.0 31.6 10.6 0.2 13.7 2.5 3.3 1.3 0.0 .. 0.0 15.2 9.5 4.8 0.9 National survey 2000 Family Planning Survey  Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Philippines 608 2001 15-49 49.5 33.1 10.5 .. 14.1 .. .. .. .. .. .. 16.4 .. .. .. National survey 2001 Family Planning Survey  Figures on methods refer to the two most commonly used methods only. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Philippines 608 2002 15-49 48.8 35.1 11.0 .. 15.3 .. .. .. .. .. .. 13.8 .. .. .. National survey 2002 Family Planning Survey  Figures on methods refer to the two most commonly used methods only. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Philippines 608 2003 15-49 48.9 33.0 10.5 0.1 13.2 3.1 4.1 1.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 15.9 6.8 8.2 0.9 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Philippines 608 2004 15-49 49.3 34.7 9.4 0.1 15.6 3.6 3.9 2.1 0.0 .. 0.0 14.7 7.1 6.8 0.8 National survey 2004 Family Planning Survey  Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Philippines 608 2005 15-49 49.3 35.6 9.4 0.1 17.1 3.2 3.9 1.9 0.0 .. 0.0 13.6 6.5 6.3 0.8 National survey 2005 Family Planning Survey  Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Philippines 608 2005/06 15-49 50.6 35.6 10.4 0.1 16.6 2.8 4.1 1.6 0.0 .. 0.0 15.1 7.0 7.3 0.8 National survey 2006 Family Planning Survey  Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Philippines 608 2008 15-49 50.7 33.6 9.2 0.0 15.7 2.6 3.7 2.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 17.1 6.4 9.8 0.8 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Philippines 608 2011 15-49 48.9 36.3 8.6 0.1 19.8 3.4 3.1 1.2 .. .. .. 12.6 0.1 .. 0.5 National survey Philippines 2011 Family Health Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Poland 616 1972 <45 60.0 13.2 .. .. 2.4 .. 0.6 10.2 0.0 .. 0.0 46.8 19.8 22.8 4.2 National survey 1972 Family Inquiry Adjusted.  Excluding male and female sterilization.
Poland 616 1977 <45 75.0 26.3 .. .. 7.5 .. 1.5 14.3 3.0 .. 0.0 48.8 30.0 18.8 0.0 National survey Family Survey 1977 Excluding male and female sterilization.
Poland 616 1991 20-49 72.7 28.0 0.0 0.0 3.4 .. 8.4 13.4 2.8 .. 0.0 44.7 28.4 16.3 0.0 FFS Data pertain to women who were sexually active during the month prior to the interview. Adjusted.
Portugal 620 1979/80 15-49 76.3 37.8 1.1 0.1 22.0 1.7 4.1 6.5 2.3 .. 0.0 38.5 4.6 29.4 4.5 WFS Data pertain to women exposed to the risk of pregnancy. Including douching. Data pertain to the Mainland of Portugal (excluding the Autonomous Regions of Azores and Madeira).
Portugal 620 1997 15-49 78.8 70.4 1.0 0.5 47.8 0.4 7.7 11.4 1.6 .. .. 8.4 2.5 5.5 0.4 FFS Data pertain to sexually active women of reproductive age.
Portugal 620 2005/06 15-49 86.8 82.5 5.1 .. 58.9 .. 7.3 11.2 .. .. .. 5.6 2.1 3.5 0.0 National survey Inquérito Nacional de Saúde 2005-2006 Data pertain to sexually active, non-pregnant women. Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Puerto Rico 630 1968 15-49 60.1 50.8 34.1 1.4 11.3 .. 1.6 2.1 0.3 .. 0.0 9.3 1.7 4.4 3.2 National survey Survey of Use of Contraceptive Methods in Puerto Rico Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age. Including abstinence.
Puerto Rico 630 1974 15-49 61.0 55.0 .. .. 20.0 .. 3.6 2.9 .. .. 28.5 6.1 .. .. .. National survey Puerto Rican Survey of the Attitude Toward Population and Family Planning Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age. Including male and female sterilization. Including abstinence, rhythm and withdrawal.
Puerto Rico 630 1976 15-49 64.6 57.6 35.4 2.8 12.7 .. 3.4 .. .. .. 3.3 7.0 .. .. .. National survey Survey of Use of Contraceptive Methods in Puerto Rico Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age. Adjusted. Including male condoms and vaginal barrier methods. Including abstinence, rhythm and withdrawal.
Puerto Rico 630 1982 15-44 70.4 62.1 39.7 4.4 9.3 .. 4.1 4.6 0.0 .. 0.0 8.3 5.5 .. 2.8 National survey 1982 Puerto Rico Fertility and Family Planning Assessment Including abstinence and withdrawal.
Puerto Rico 630 1995/96 15-49 77.7 67.6 45.5 3.5 9.7 .. 1.0 6.4 0.4 .. 1.3 10.1 6.1 4.0 0.0 RHS Adjusted. Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including injectables and implants.
Puerto Rico 630 2002 18-44 84.1 72.2 38.5 5.3 15.5 2.7 1.2 8.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 12.0 8.2 2.1 1.7 National survey Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Data pertain to sexually active women of reproductive age. Adjusted.
Qatar 634 1987 15-49 32.3 28.9 4.5 .. 13.1 .. 8.6 2.2 0.5 .. 0.0 3.4 1.8 .. 1.6 GCHS Including withdrawal.
Qatar 634 1998 15-49 43.2 32.3 4.1 .. 15.8 .. 9.0 2.9 .. .. 0.5 10.9 2.3 6.8 1.8 GFHS Data pertain to nationals of the country. Including male sterilization, injectables, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including breastfeeding.
Republic of Korea 410 1965 15-44 16.0 14.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 .. 4.0 8.0 .. .. 0.0 2.0 .. .. .. National survey 1965 Fertility and Family Planning Survey Methods estimated based on ever-use. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Republic of Korea 410 1966 15-44 20.0 15.0 .. .. 1.0 .. 9.0 3.0 .. .. 2.0 5.0 .. .. .. National survey 1966 Fertility and Family Planning Survey Including male and female sterilization. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Republic of Korea 410 1971 15-44 24.5 20.3 1.0 2.3 6.8 .. 7.0 3.2 .. .. 0.0 4.2 .. .. .. National survey 1971 Fertility-Abortion Survey
Republic of Korea 410 1974 15-49 34.9 27.0 1.7 3.3 8.4 0.2 8.0 5.1 0.3 .. 0.0 7.9 4.6 2.6 0.7 WFS Including abstinence and douching.
Republic of Korea 410 1976 15-44 44.2 32.9 4.1 4.2 7.8 .. 10.5 6.3 .. .. 0.0 11.3 7.1 .. 4.2 National survey 1976 National Fertility and Family Planning Evaluation Survey Including withdrawal.
Republic of Korea 410 1979 15-44 54.5 43.1 14.5 5.9 7.2 .. 9.6 5.2 0.7 .. 0.0 11.4 .. .. .. CPS Adjusted. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Republic of Korea 410 1982 15-44 57.7 47.4 22.9 5.1 5.4 .. 6.7 7.2 .. .. 0.0 10.3 .. .. .. National survey 1982 National Family Planning and Health Survey Adjusted. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Republic of Korea 410 1985 15-44 70.4 59.4 31.6 8.9 4.3 .. 7.4 7.2 .. .. 0.0 11.0 .. .. .. National survey 1985 National Fertility and Family Health Survey Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Republic of Korea 410 1988 15-44 77.1 70.1 37.2 11.0 2.8 .. 6.7 10.2 2.2 .. 0.0 7.0 .. .. .. National survey 1988 National Fertility and Family Health Survey Including withdrawal.
Republic of Korea 410 1991 15-44 79.4 69.5 35.3 12.0 3.0 .. 9.0 10.2 .. .. 0.0 9.9 7.0 .. 2.9 National survey 1991 National Fertility and Family Health Survey Including withdrawal.
Republic of Korea 410 1994 15-44 77.4 66.8 28.6 11.6 1.8 .. 10.5 14.3 .. .. 0.0 10.6 .. .. .. National survey 1994 National Fertility and Family Health Survey Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Republic of Korea 410 1997 15-44 80.5 69.5 24.1 12.7 1.8 .. 13.2 15.1 .. .. 2.6 11.0 .. .. .. National survey 1997 National Fertility and Family Health Survey It is assumed that other traditional methods represent 50 per cent or more of other methods (not specified). Estimate. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Republic of Korea 410 2000 15-44 79.3 68.3 18.3 13.0 2.1 .. 13.7 16.5 .. .. 4.7 11.0 .. .. .. National survey 2000 National Fertility and Family Health Survey It is assumed that other traditional methods represent 50 per cent or more of other methods (not specified). Estimate. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Republic of Korea 410 2003 15-44 84.5 69.5 15.6 15.7 2.0 .. 16.1 8.5 .. .. 11.6 15.0 .. .. .. National survey 2003 National Fertility and Family Health and Welfare Survey It is assumed that other traditional methods represent 50 per cent or more of other methods (not specified). Estimate. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Republic of Korea 410 2005 15-44 80.2 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. National survey 2005 National Fertility and Family Health Survey
Republic of Korea 410 2006 15-44 79.6 71.6 11.3 19.7 1.1 .. 15.0 19.2 .. .. 5.3 8.0 .. .. .. National survey 2006 National Fertility and Family Health Survey It is assumed that other traditional methods represent 50 per cent or more of other methods (not specified). Estimate. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Republic of Korea 410 2009 15-44 80.0 70.1 5.9 16.8 2.0 .. 12.8 24.3 0.9 .. 7.4 9.9 9.9 .. .. National survey 2009 National Fertility and Family Health Survey It is assumed that other traditional methods represent 50 per cent or more of other methods (not specified). Estimate.
Republic of Moldova 498 1997 15-44 73.7 49.9 3.4 0.0 2.1 0.0 38.4 5.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 23.8 2.0 21.6 0.2 RHS Data pertain to sexually active women of reproductive age.
Republic of Moldova 498 2000 15-49 62.4 42.8 1.1 0.0 3.3 0.0 34.5 3.5 0.3 0.0 0.0 19.6 4.3 13.9 1.4 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Republic of Moldova 498 2005 15-49 67.8 42.6 4.7 0.0 3.6 .. 25.2 7.4 .. .. 1.7 25.2 3.5 19.6 2.2 DHS Including injectables, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Réunion 638 1986 20-49 64.7 57.0 8.2 0.1 28.4 3.3 13.7 2.8 0.5 .. 0.0 8.0 1.8 2.7 3.5 National survey Enquête Union et Fécondité 1986 Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching.
Réunion 638 1990 15-49 72.9 67.2 5.1 0.0 39.9 1.3 18.1 2.6 0.2 .. 0.0 5.8 1.1 3.0 1.7 National survey Enquête Fécondité et la Prévalence de la Contraception 1990 Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching and folk methods.
Réunion 638 1997 20-44 66.6 63.5 3.2 0.0 42.6 0.0 13.0 3.2 0.2 0.0 1.3 3.1 1.5 1.6 0.0 National survey Enquête DEMO97 Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Adjusted. Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Romania 642 1978 15-49 58.0 5.3 .. .. 0.6 .. .. 3.5 1.2 .. 0.0 52.8 23.8 25.5 3.5 National survey A survey on the fertility of the female population of Romania 1978 Data pertain to ever-married women of reproductive age.
Romania 642 1993 15-44 57.3 14.5 1.4 .. 3.1 .. 4.2 3.9 1.9 .. 0.0 42.9 8.5 34.4 0.0 RHS
Romania 642 1999 15-44 63.8 29.5 2.5 .. 7.9 .. 7.3 8.5 2.8 .. 0.5 34.3 5.6 28.7 0.0 RHS
Romania 642 2004 15-44 70.3 38.2 2.8 .. 14.1 .. 6.7 12.1 1.8 .. 0.7 32.1 6.6 25.5 0.0 National survey Reproductive Health Survey Romania 2004
Russian Federation 643 1992/93 20-49 62.5 44.4 .. .. 3.3 .. 29.7 .. .. .. 11.4 18.1 .. .. .. National survey The Russia Longitudinal Monitoring Survey Including male and female sterilization and male condoms. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Russian Federation 643 1994 20-49 66.8 48.6 .. .. 4.0 .. 33.1 .. .. .. 11.5 18.2 .. .. .. National survey The Russia Longitudinal Monitoring Survey Including male and female sterilization and male condoms. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Russian Federation 643 1995 20-49 63.4 47.5 .. .. 5.3 .. 31.2 .. .. .. 10.9 16.0 .. .. .. National survey The Russia Longitudinal Monitoring Survey Including male and female sterilization and male condoms. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Russian Federation 643 1996 20-49 65.3 47.1 .. .. 5.3 .. 29.7 .. .. .. 12.1 18.3 .. .. .. National survey The Russia Longitudinal Monitoring Survey Including male and female sterilization and male condoms. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Russian Federation 643 2004 < 50 83.8 64.6 .. .. 15.0 0.3 24.0 28.5 3.0 .. 0.7 19.2 18.0 15.3 6.4 National survey Parents and Children, Men and Women in Family and Society 2004 Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including emergency contraception. Including douching.
Russian Federation 643 2007 < 50 79.5 65.0 .. .. 14.1 .. 20.4 30.3 .. .. 5.2 14.6 14.5 13.6 2.9 National survey Parents and Children, Men and Women in Family and Society 2007 Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including injectables and vaginal barrier methods. Including douching.
Rwanda 646 1983 15-50 11.0 0.9 .. .. 0.2 0.4 0.3 0.0 .. .. 0.0 10.1 8.5 1.5 0.1 WFS Data pertain to fertile women.
Rwanda 646 1992 15-49 21.2 12.9 0.7 0.0 3.0 8.4 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.3 0.0 8.3 5.1 3.1 0.1 DHS
Rwanda 646 1996 20-49 13.7 7.1 0.0 0.0 2.4 4.1 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0 6.6 .. 0.3 6.3 National survey Enquête Socio-démographique 1996 Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Including abstinence.
Rwanda 646 2000 15-49 13.2 4.3 0.8 .. 1.0 1.9 .. 0.4 .. .. 0.3 8.9 4.7 2.9 1.4 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including male sterilization, IUD, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Rwanda 646 2005 15-49 17.4 8.9 0.5 .. 2.4 4.7 .. 0.9 .. .. 0.4 8.5 4.7 3.0 0.8 DHS Including male sterilization, IUD, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Rwanda 646 2007/08 15-49 36.4 26.1 0.7 0.1 6.4 15.2 0.2 1.9 0.0 1.6 0.0 10.3 6.3 3.0 1.0 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Rwanda 646 2010/11 15-49 51.6 44.0 0.8 0.0 7.1 26.3 0.5 2.9 0.0 6.3 0.1 7.6 3.5 3.5 0.6 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and rhythm.
Saint Kitts and Nevis 659 1984 15-44 40.6 37.0 .. .. 19.7 2.3 3.8 5.6 3.0 0.0 2.6 3.6 .. .. .. CCPS Including male and female sterilization. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Saint Lucia 662 1981 15-44 52.2 50.7 13.7 0.0 26.1 2.9 1.2 4.9 1.4 0.0 0.0 2.6 0.9 1.7 0.0 CPS Data pertain to women exposed to the risk of pregnancy. Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Saint Lucia 662 1988 15-44 47.3 45.9 7.7 0.0 18.5 7.5 4.6 5.9 1.7 .. 0.0 1.4 .. .. .. CCPS Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 670 1981 15-44 55.5 51.6 15.6 0.0 16.8 3.2 2.8 11.2 2.0 0.0 0.0 2.3 1.3 1.0 0.0 CPS Data pertain to women exposed to the risk of pregnancy. Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 670 1988 15-44 58.3 55.9 13.4 .. 24.5 6.8 2.6 7.5 .. 0.0 1.1 2.4 .. 1.7 .. CCPS Including male sterilization and vaginal barrier methods. Including abstinence and rhythm.
Samoa 882 1998 15-49 24.5 23.2 2.1 0.1 6.4 12.4 1.3 0.9 0.0 .. 0.0 1.3 0.6 0.4 0.3 National survey Reproductive Health Knowledge and Services in Samoa Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status.
Samoa 882 2009 15-49 28.7 26.6 6.7 0.0 5.8 13.7 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.1 1.2 0.6 0.3 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Sao Tome and Principe 678 2000 15-49 29.3 27.4 0.4 0.1 16.7 8.5 1.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 1.9 0.6 0.1 1.3 MICS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Sao Tome and Principe 678 2006 15-49 30.7 28.2 0.2 0.0 16.4 10.3 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.2 2.5 2.0 0.2 0.3 MICS Adjusted. Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Sao Tome and Principe 678 2008/09 15-49 38.4 33.1 1.2 0.0 15.1 11.5 0.4 5.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 5.3 2.8 1.2 1.3 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Saudi Arabia 682 1996 15-49 31.8 28.5 1.0 .. 19.6 0.2 6.6 0.9 .. .. 0.2 3.3 1.2 0.8 1.3 GFHS Data pertain to nationals of the country. Including male sterilization, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including breastfeeding.
Saudi Arabia 682 1999 15-49 20.8 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. National survey Demographic Survey 1999 Data pertain to nationals of the country.
Saudi Arabia 682 2007 15-49 23.8 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. National survey Demographic Survey 2007 Data pertain to nationals of the country.  Data pertain to non-pregnant women.
Senegal 686 1978 15-49 3.9 0.6 .. .. 0.3 .. 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.3 0.4 .. 2.9 WFS Including abstinence.
Senegal 686 1986 15-49 11.3 2.4 0.2 0.0 1.2 0.1 0.7 0.1 0.1 .. 0.0 9.0 0.9 0.1 8.0 DHS Including abstinence and folk methods.
Senegal 686 1992/93 15-49 7.4 4.8 0.4 0.0 2.2 .. 1.4 0.4 0.1 .. 0.2 2.7 0.8 0.1 1.8 DHS Including injectables and implants. Including abstinence and folk methods.
Senegal 686 1997 15-49 12.9 8.1 0.5 0.0 3.3 .. 1.6 0.6 0.2 .. 1.7 4.8 1.1 0.2 3.6 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including injectables and implants. Including abstinence and folk methods.
Senegal 686 1999 15-49 10.5 8.2 0.5 0.0 3.2 2.3 0.9 0.7 0.1 0.4 0.0 2.3 0.9 0.2 1.2 DHS Including folk methods.
Senegal 686 2005 15-49 11.8 10.0 0.5 0.0 3.6 3.2 0.5 1.5 0.1 0.6 0.0 1.8 0.6 0.1 1.1 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Senegal 686 2010/11 15-49 13.1 11.9 0.2 0.0 4.1 5.2 0.6 0.6 .. 1.1 0.0 1.2 0.3 0.2 0.7 DHS Preliminary data. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Serbia 688 1970 15-44 51.7 3.7 .. .. 1.3 .. 0.0 2.4 .. .. 0.0 48.0 3.9 44.1 0.0 National survey 1970 Yugoslavia Fertility Survey Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Data pertain to methods used during  the last two months.
Serbia 688 2000 15-49 58.7 31.8 0.0 0.0 4.5 0.0 7.8 17.7 2.0 0.0 0.0 27.0 15.0 11.3 1.2 MICS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Serbia 688 2005/06 15-49 41.2 18.6 0.2 0.0 3.4 0.0 6.0 8.4 0.4 0.0 0.2 22.6 8.0 14.0 0.5 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Serbia 688 2010 15-49 60.8 21.5 0.2 0.0 4.4 0.0 3.2 13.5 0.1 0.0 0.1 39.3 7.9 30.3 1.1 MICS
Sierra Leone 694 1992 15+ 2.6 2.4 .. .. 1.7 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.0 .. 0.0 0.1 .. 0.0 0.1 National survey The Demographic and Social Monitoring Survey Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status.
Sierra Leone 694 2000 15-49 4.3 3.9 0.2 0.0 2.5 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.1 .. 0.3 MICS
Sierra Leone 694 2005 15-49 5.3 4.3 0.1 0.0 2.5 1.4 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.9 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Sierra Leone 694 2008 15-49 8.2 6.0 0.0 0.0 2.3 2.9 0.2 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.1 0.2 0.0 1.9 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Singapore 702 1973 15-44 60.1 52.8 10.8 0.0 21.7 .. 3.3 17.0 .. .. 0.0 7.3 .. .. .. National survey First National Survey on Family Planning in Singapore 1973 Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Singapore 702 1977 15-44 71.3 62.8 21.0 0.9 17.0 .. 3.1 20.8 .. .. 0.0 8.5 .. .. .. National survey Second National Survey on Family Planning in Singapore 1977 Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Singapore 702 1982 15-44 74.2 58.8 22.3 0.6 11.6 .. .. 24.3 .. .. 0.0 15.4 .. .. .. National survey Third National Survey on Family Planning in Singapore 1982 Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Singapore 702 1987 15-44 67.0 53.0 .. .. 7.0 .. 5.0 17.0 .. .. 24.0 14.0 .. .. .. National survey Singapore National Family Planning and Population Survey 1987 Adjusted. Including male and female sterilization. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Singapore 702 1992 15-44 65.0 52.0 .. .. 7.0 .. 7.0 22.0 .. .. 16.0 13.0 .. .. .. National survey Singapore National Family Planning and Population Survey 1992 Adjusted. Including male and female sterilization. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Singapore 702 1997 15-44 62.0 55.0 .. .. 10.0 .. 5.0 22.0 .. .. 18.0 7.0 .. .. .. National survey Singapore National Family Planning and Population Survey 1997 Adjusted. Including male and female sterilization. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Slovakia 703 1991 15-44 74.0 41.0 4.0 .. 5.0 .. 11.0 21.0 .. .. .. 33.0 .. .. .. National survey Survey on Knowledge, Attitudes and Practice with Regard to Contraceptive Use in the Czech and Slovak Federal Republic Data pertain to sexually active women of reproductive age. Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Slovakia 703 1997 15-44 79.8 65.6 4.7 .. 22.3 .. 12.8 25.8 .. .. 0.0 14.2 .. .. .. National survey Reproductive Practices of Slovak Women Data pertain to women exposed to the risk of pregnancy.
Slovenia 705 1970 15-44 70.6 14.2 .. .. 8.4 .. 4.6 1.2 .. .. 0.0 56.4 12.6 43.8 0.0 National survey 1970 Yugoslavia Fertility Survey Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Data pertain to methods used during  the last two months.
Slovenia 705 1994/95 15-44 78.9 63.2 6.0 0.1 23.2 0.3 22.9 8.1 2.6 .. 0.0 15.7 7.5 8.0 0.2 FFS Adjusted.
Solomon Islands 090 2006/07 15-49 34.6 27.3 13.3 0.3 1.3 8.8 2.1 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.3 4.7 2.2 0.4 National survey Solomon Islands Demographic and Health Survey 2006-2007 Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Somalia 706 1999 15-49 7.9 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.0 0.0 7.0 0.1 0.1 6.8 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Somalia 706 2006 15-49 14.6 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 13.4 0.4 0.3 12.8 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
South Africa 710 1987/89 <50 49.7 48.4 8.0 1.4 13.2 19.6 5.3 0.7 0.2 .. 0.0 1.2 0.2 0.4 0.6 National survey South African Demographic and Health Survey 1987-1989 Including abstinence.
South Africa 710 1998 15-49 56.3 55.1 15.8 2.1 10.6 23.2 1.8 1.7 0.0 .. 0.0 1.2 0.3 0.6 0.3 DHS Including folk methods.
South Africa 710 2003/04 15-49 59.9 59.8 14.3 0.7 10.9 28.4 1.0 4.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
South Sudan 728 2006 15-49 3.5 1.0 0.0 .. 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.1 .. .. 2.5 0.0 0.1 2.5 National survey The Sudan Household Health Survey (SHHS) - 2006 Estimate. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Spain 724 1977 18-49 47.1 18.6 2.5 0.0 11.0 0.0 0.5 4.6 0.0 .. 0.0 25.8 6.0 21.6 0.9 National survey Encuesta de Fecundidad de 1977 Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including abstinence.
Spain 724 1985 18-49 59.4 38.0 4.3 0.3 15.5 0.0 5.7 12.2 0.0 .. 0.0 21.5 3.6 15.8 2.1 National survey Encuesta de Fecundidad de 1985 Including abstinence.
Spain 724 1994/95 20-49 81.1 67.4 12.1 8.1 14.6 0.2 7.6 24.3 0.6 .. 0.0 13.6 1.9 11.4 0.3 FFS Data pertain to women who were sexually active during the month prior to the interview. Including some cases of sterilization for non-contraceptive reasons. Including abstinence.
Spain 724 1999 15-49 71.7 66.0 10.1 9.0 13.1 0.1 6.6 27.0 0.1 .. 0.0 5.7 0.8 4.0 0.9 National survey Encuesta de Fecundidad de 1999
Spain 724 2006 15-49 65.7 62.3 5.6 7.9 17.2 0.2 6.4 24.8 0.2 .. 0.0 3.5 0.3 1.9 1.3 National survey Encuesta de Fecundidad y Valores 2006
Sri Lanka 144 1975 15-49 34.4 20.2 9.8 0.8 1.7 0.4 5.2 2.3 0.0 .. 0.0 14.2 8.9 1.6 3.7 WFS Including abstinence. Excluding the Northern and Eastern Province.
Sri Lanka 144 1975 15-49 43.2 19.7 8.1 1.0 2.4 0.0 5.9 2.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 23.5 .. .. .. National survey Family Health Impact Survey 1975
Sri Lanka 144 1977 15-49 48.6 26.9 13.7 1.7 2.4 0.0 5.4 3.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 21.7 .. .. .. National survey Family Health Impact Survey 1977
Sri Lanka 144 1981/82 15-49 47.7 33.7 20.0 3.9 2.5 1.4 3.1 2.8 .. .. 0.0 14.0 10.3 3.5 0.2 National survey Family Health Impact Survey 1981-1982 Including abstinence. Excluding the Northern and Eastern Province.
Sri Lanka 144 1982 15-49 57.8 31.9 18.1 3.8 2.7 .. 2.9 3.3 .. .. 1.0 26.0 14.2 5.1 6.7 CPS Including injectables and vaginal barrier methods. Including abstinence. Excluding the Northern and Eastern Province.
Sri Lanka 144 1987 15-49 61.7 40.6 24.9 4.9 4.1 .. 2.1 1.9 .. .. 2.7 21.1 14.9 3.4 2.8 DHS Including injectables and vaginal barrier methods. Including abstinence. Excluding the Northern and Eastern Province.
Sri Lanka 144 1993 15-49 66.1 43.7 23.5 3.7 5.5 4.6 3.0 3.3 0.0 0.1 0.0 22.4 15.2 5.0 2.2 National survey Sri Lanka Demographic and Health Survey 1993 Including abstinence. Excluding the Northern and Eastern Province.
Sri Lanka 144 2000 15-49 70.0 49.6 21.0 2.1 6.7 10.8 5.1 3.7 0.0 0.1 0.1 20.4 11.9 7.1 1.4 National survey Sri Lanka Demographic and Health Survey 2000 Including abstinence.
Sri Lanka 144 2006/07 15-49 68.0 52.7 16.9 0.7 7.9 15.0 6.3 5.5 0.0 0.3 0.0 15.3 9.6 5.5 0.2 DHS Preliminary data. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods. Excluding the Northern Province.
Sudan 729 1978/79 15-50 4.6 3.9 0.3 0.0 3.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 .. 0.0 0.7 0.4 0.1 0.0 WFS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Data pertain to pre-secession Northern Sudan.
Sudan 729 1989/90 15-49 8.7 5.6 0.8 0.0 3.9 0.1 0.7 0.1 0.0 .. 0.0 3.1 2.2 0.3 0.6 DHS Data pertain to pre-secession Northern Sudan.
Sudan 729 1992/93 15-49 9.9 6.9 .. .. 5.1 .. 0.6 .. .. .. 1.2 3.0 .. .. .. PAPCHILD Including male and female sterilization, injectables, male condoms and vaginal barrier methods. Including breastfeeding, rhythm and withdrawal. Data pertain to pre-secession Northern Sudan.
Sudan 729 1999 15-49 7.0 5.4 0.0 0.0 4.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 .. 1.4 2.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 National survey Sudan National Safe Motherhood Survey 1999 Figures by method do not add up to the total. Data pertain to pre-secession Northern Sudan.
Sudan 729 2006 15-49 9.5 7.8 0.5 .. 6.2 0.7 0.4 0.0 0.0 .. .. 1.6 0.3 0.1 1.2 National survey The Sudan Household Health Survey (SHHS) - 2006 Estimate. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM). Data pertain to pre-secession Northern Sudan.
Sudan 729 2010 15-49 9.0 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. National survey/MICS The Sudan Household Health Survey Second Round (SHHS2) - 2010 Data pertain to pre-secession Sudan, including data for South Sudan.
Suriname 740 1992 15-44 48.0 46.6 5.8 0.0 32.6 1.9 1.4 4.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.4 .. .. .. National survey 1992 Contraceptive Prevalence Survey Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status.
Suriname 740 2000 15-49 42.1 40.6 9.3 0.1 24.5 2.6 1.7 2.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.5 0.5 0.4 0.5 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Suriname 740 2006 15-49 45.6 45.0 9.1 0.1 27.3 3.1 1.5 3.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.2 MICS
Swaziland 748 1988 15-49 19.8 17.1 3.2 0.2 5.5 5.5 1.8 0.7 0.2 .. 0.0 2.8 0.5 1.2 1.1 National survey Swaziland Family Health Survey Including single women who have borne a child.
Swaziland 748 2000 15-49 27.7 26.0 6.0 0.0 5.4 11.6 1.2 1.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7 0.4 0.8 0.5 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Swaziland 748 2002 15-49 40.1 38.6 2.2 .. 5.6 13.5 0.9 16.2 .. .. 0.2 1.5 0.4 0.6 0.5 National survey Swaziland 2002 Community Health Survey Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Including male sterilization and implants.
Swaziland 748 2006/07 15-49 50.6 46.8 5.8 0.2 9.9 17.2 1.4 12.2 0.0 0.1 0.1 3.8 0.3 2.2 1.3 DHS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Swaziland 748 2010 15-49 65.2 63.0 5.2 0.3 10.7 21.3 1.1 22.4 0.0 1.8 0.2 2.1 0.2 1.1 0.8 MICS
Sweden 752 1981 20-44 78.0 72.0 .. .. 23.0 .. 20.0 .. .. .. 29.0 6.0 .. .. .. National survey Fertility Survey in Sweden 1981 Data pertain to sexually active women of reproductive age. Including male and female sterilization, male condoms, injectables, implants and vaginal barrier methods. Including abstinence, rhythm and withdrawal.
Sweden 752 1996 18-44 75.2 64.8 .. .. 27.4 0.0 16.2 16.4 0.7 0.0 4.1 10.4 2.6 7.8 0.0 National survey National Survey on Sexual Behavior in Sweden (Sex i Sverige) 1996 Data pertain to women who have ever had sex. Data pertain to methods used at last sex. Including male and female sterilization.
Switzerland 756 1980 See notes 71.2 64.9 .. .. 28.0 0.0 10.6 8.4 2.1 .. 15.8 6.4 4.2 1.8 0.4 National survey Survey of contraceptive behaviour among Swiss couples Data pertain to a sample of husbands and wives married between 1970 and 1979. Including male and female sterilization.
Switzerland 756 1994/95 20-49 82.0 77.5 13.8 8.3 34.1 0.3 6.0 14.2 0.9 .. 0.0 4.5 2.3 2.2 0.0 FFS Including some cases of sterilization for non-contraceptive reasons.
Syrian Arab Republic 760 1978 < 50 29.5 22.4 0.5 0.1 17.5 0.5 0.9 1.0 1.9 .. 0.0 7.0 4.2 2.3 0.5 WFS Data pertain to women exposed to the risk of pregnancy. Including abstinence and douching.
Syrian Arab Republic 760 1993 15-49 39.6 28.3 2.2 0.0 9.9 0.0 15.7 0.3 0.2 .. 0.0 11.3 6.7 1.0 3.6 PAPCHILD Including breastfeeding.
Syrian Arab Republic 760 2001 15-49 46.6 35.1 1.4 0.0 12.3 0.3 20.0 0.9 0.1 .. 0.0 11.5 8.6 1.0 1.9 PAPFAM Including breastfeeding.
Syrian Arab Republic 760 2006 15-49 58.3 42.6 1.2 0.0 12.9 0.9 25.7 1.6 0.2 0.0 0.0 15.7 9.2 1.7 4.8 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Tajikistan 762 2000 15-49 33.9 27.3 0.2 0.1 0.6 0.9 25.1 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.6 2.5 3.0 1.1 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Tajikistan 762 2005 15-49 37.9 33.1 0.4 0.4 2.1 2.4 26.3 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.9 0.3 1.4 3.2 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Tajikistan 762 2007 15-49 37.1 31.7 .. .. 2.6 0.7 25.9 1.3 0.9 0.0 0.3 5.5 1.9 0.7 2.9 LSMS Including male and female sterilization. Including abstinence and douching.
Thailand 764 1969/70 15-44 14.8 14.8 5.5 2.1 3.8 0.4 2.2 0.8 0.0 .. 0.0 .. .. .. .. National survey National Longitudinal Study of Social, Economic and Demographic Change 1969-1970
Thailand 764 1972/73 15-44 26.3 25.7 6.8 2.9 10.4 0.9 4.6 0.1 0.0 .. 0.0 0.6 .. .. .. National survey National Longitudinal Study of Social, Economic and Demographic Change 1972-1973 Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Thailand 764 1975 15-44 36.7 33.9 7.4 2.2 15.2 2.1 6.5 0.5 0.0 .. 0.0 2.9 .. .. .. WFS Including rhythm, withdrawal, abstinence and douching.
Thailand 764 1978 15-44 53.4 49.3 13.0 3.5 21.9 4.7 4.0 2.2 0.0 .. 0.0 4.1 .. .. .. National survey Thailand Contraceptive Prevalence Survey 1978 Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Thailand 764 1981 15-44 59.0 56.3 18.7 4.2 20.2 7.1 4.2 1.9 0.0 .. 0.0 2.7 .. .. .. National survey Thailand Contraceptive Prevalence Survey 1981 Including rhythm and withdrawal.
Thailand 764 1984 15-44 64.6 62.0 23.5 4.4 19.8 7.6 4.9 1.8 0.0 .. 0.0 2.6 .. 1.3 1.3 National survey Thailand Contraceptive Prevalence Survey 1984
Thailand 764 1987 15-44 67.5 65.5 22.4 5.5 20.0 9.2 7.2 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 1.0 0.9 0.1 DHS
Thailand 764 1987 15-44 70.5 68.3 25.4 3.8 19.9 10.9 6.2 1.9 .. 0.2 0.0 2.3 .. .. .. National survey Contraceptive Use Patterns Survey
Thailand 764 1989 15-44 66.2 64.2 22.6 3.4 24.2 9.3 4.2 .. .. .. 0.5 2.0 .. .. .. National survey Survey of Population Change 1989 Adjusted.
Thailand 764 1993 15-44 73.9 72.2 19.8 2.8 27.2 14.8 5.7 1.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.9 0.9 1.0 0.0 National survey Survey on the Status of Women and Fertility in Thailand Figures by method do not add up to the total.
Thailand 764 1995/96 15-44 75.2 73.8 23.9 1.9 28.4 14.3 3.5 0.5 .. 1.3 0.0 1.4 .. .. .. National survey Survey of Population Change 1995-1996 Adjusted.
Thailand 764 1996/97 15-44 72.2 69.8 22.0 2.0 23.1 16.4 3.2 1.8 .. 1.3 0.0 2.4 .. .. .. National survey Thailand Contraceptive Prevalence Survey 1996
Thailand 764 2001 15-49 77.8 76.1 26.4 1.9 28.4 13.6 2.7 1.9 .. 1.2 0.0 1.6 0.6 0.8 0.2 National survey Economic Crisis, Demographic Dynamics and Family in Thailand
Thailand 764 2005 15-49 73.8 72.5 24.9 0.7 31.3 12.5 1.1 0.8 .. 0.7 0.5 1.3 0.5 .. 0.8 National survey 2005 Survey Population Change Including emergency contraception.
Thailand 764 2005/06 15-49 71.5 70.1 24.5 1.0 30.9 10.4 1.2 1.4 0.0 0.7 0.0 1.4 0.6 0.4 0.4 MICS Adjusted.
Thailand 764 2006 15-49 81.1 79.8 26.6 0.9 36.7 12.4 1.2 1.2 0.0 0.8 0.0 1.3 0.9 .. 0.4 National survey 2006 Reproductive Health Survey
Thailand 764 2009 15-49 79.6 77.5 23.7 0.9 35.0 14.0 0.9 2.3 .. 0.4 0.3 2.2 1.7 .. 0.5 National survey The 2009 Reproductive Health Survey
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 807 1970 15-44 43.2 3.1 .. .. 1.0 .. 0.4 1.7 .. .. 0.0 40.1 0.6 39.5 0.0 National survey 1970 Yugoslavia Fertility Survey Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Data pertain to methods used during  the last two months.
Timor-Leste 626 1991 15-49 25.1 20.4 0.2 0.0 1.4 10.5 4.5 0.2 0.0 3.6 0.0 4.7 1.4 0.5 2.8 DHS Including folk methods.
Timor-Leste 626 1994 15-49 22.6 20.7 0.1 0.0 2.0 14.4 1.0 0.2 0.0 3.0 0.0 1.9 0.9 0.0 1.0 DHS
Timor-Leste 626 1997 15-49 26.7 25.1 1.2 0.0 1.9 17.7 1.8 0.0 0.0 2.4 0.0 1.6 1.2 0.0 0.4 DHS
Timor-Leste 626 2001 15-49 8.0 6.6 .. .. 0.5 5.3 .. .. .. .. 0.8 1.3 1.2 0.0 0.1 LSMS Including folk methods.
Timor-Leste 626 2003 15-49 10.0 7.0 0.6 0.0 0.8 5.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 2.9 1.1 0.0 1.8 National survey Timor-Leste 2003 Demographic and Health Survey Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Timor-Leste 626 2007 15-49 19.8 15.8 .. .. 1.9 12.5 .. .. .. .. 1.4 4.0 2.7 0.6 0.7 LSMS Including folk methods.
Timor-Leste 626 2009/10 15-49 22.3 20.6 0.8 0.0 1.7 15.7 1.3 0.2 0.0 0.8 0.0 1.7 1.0 0.4 0.3 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Togo 768 1988 15-49 33.9 3.1 0.6 0.0 0.4 0.2 0.8 0.4 0.6 .. 0.0 30.8 6.4 2.3 22.1 DHS Including abstinence and folk methods.
Togo 768 1998 15-49 23.5 7.0 0.4 0.0 1.2 2.1 1.0 1.5 0.3 0.6 0.0 16.5 5.4 1.2 9.9 DHS Including abstinence and folk methods.
Togo 768 2000 15-49 25.7 9.3 0.7 0.0 2.5 3.0 0.2 1.6 0.2 1.0 0.1 16.4 6.2 0.4 9.8 MICS Including female condoms. Including abstinence and lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Togo 768 2006 15-49 16.8 11.1 0.3 0.0 2.0 3.3 0.4 3.8 0.1 1.0 0.1 5.7 4.9 0.3 0.5 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Togo 768 2010 15-49 15.2 13.2 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 2.1 .. .. .. MICS
Trinidad and Tobago 780 1970/71 15-44 43.6 36.5 2.0 0.1 17.1 0.0 3.0 9.8 4.5 .. 0.0 9.2 2.4 4.3 2.5 National survey Family Planning Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including abstinence.
Trinidad and Tobago 780 1977 15-49 60.2 53.4 5.0 0.2 21.0 1.2 2.6 17.5 5.9 .. 0.0 6.8 2.7 3.3 0.8 WFS Data pertain to women exposed to the risk of pregnancy. Including abstinence and douching.
Trinidad and Tobago 780 1987 15-49 52.7 44.4 8.2 0.2 14.0 0.8 4.4 11.8 5.0 .. 0.0 8.2 2.6 5.3 0.3 DHS Including douching and folk methods.
Trinidad and Tobago 780 2000 15-49 38.2 33.2 7.2 0.2 10.2 0.9 2.2 11.7 0.5 0.4 0.0 5.0 0.8 1.1 3.1 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Trinidad and Tobago 780 2006 15-49 42.5 37.7 8.4 0.1 10.9 2.4 2.5 13.0 0.1 0.3 0.0 4.8 1.7 1.8 1.4 MICS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Tunisia 788 1978 15-49 31.4 24.7 7.5 0.0 6.5 0.1 8.7 1.2 0.7 .. 0.0 6.7 3.8 2.0 0.9 WFS Including douching.
Tunisia 788 1983 15-49 41.1 34.2 12.5 0.0 5.3 0.4 13.2 1.3 1.5 .. 0.0 6.9 4.4 1.8 0.7 CPS
Tunisia 788 1988 15-49 49.8 40.4 11.5 .. 8.8 0.8 17.0 1.3 1.0 .. 0.0 9.4 6.3 2.4 0.7 DHS
Tunisia 788 1994/95 15-49 60.0 51.0 14.5 0.0 11.1 1.0 21.5 1.6 1.3 0.0 0.0 9.0 6.0 2.3 0.7 PAPCHILD
Tunisia 788 2000 15-49 65.5 56.7 11.1 0.1 11.0 1.9 31.6 0.5 0.1 0.3 0.1 8.8 6.9 0.5 1.4 MICS Including female condoms. Including breastfeeding.
Tunisia 788 2001 15-49 62.6 53.1 .. .. 10.9 1.7 27.6 1.6 0.4 0.4 10.5 9.6 7.4 1.7 0.5 PAPFAM Including male and female sterilization.
Tunisia 788 2006 15-49 60.2 51.5 5.6 .. 14.5 1.4 27.8 1.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 8.7 8.0 0.6 0.1 MICS Adjusted.
Turkey 792 1963 <45 22.1 6.7 .. .. 1.0 .. 0.0 4.3 1.4 .. 0.0 21.0 .. 10.4 10.6 National survey Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices in Family Planning 1963 Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching.
Turkey 792 1968 <45 31.6 9.3 .. .. 2.2 .. 1.6 4.4 1.1 .. 0.0 29.8 .. 18.0 11.8 National survey 1968 Survey on Family Structure and Population Problems in Turkey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including douching.
Turkey 792 1973 <45 36.8 11.4 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 25.4 .. .. .. National survey 1973 Survey on Population Structure and Population Problems in Turkey Including injectables, IUD, male condoms and pills. Including abstinence, rhythm and withdrawal.
Turkey 792 1978 15-49 50.4 17.8 0.6 0.2 8.1 0.4 4.0 4.1 0.4 0.0 0.0 32.6 1.3 22.2 9.1 WFS Data pertain to women exposed to the risk of pregnancy. Including abstinence and douching.
Turkey 792 1983 15-49 50.6 22.4 1.1 .. 7.4 0.2 7.3 4.0 .. .. 2.4 28.2 1.2 24.8 2.2 CPS Adjusted. Including douching and folk methods.
Turkey 792 1988 15-49 63.4 31.1 1.7 0.1 6.2 0.1 14.0 7.2 .. .. 1.8 32.3 3.5 25.7 3.1 National survey 1988 Turkish Population and Health Survey Including vaginal barrier methods. Including abstinence and douching.
Turkey 792 1993 15-49 62.6 34.5 2.9 0.0 4.9 0.1 18.8 6.6 1.2 0.0 0.0 28.1 1.0 26.2 0.9 DHS Including abstinence and douching.
Turkey 792 1998 15-49 63.9 37.7 4.2 0.0 4.4 0.5 19.8 8.2 0.6 0.0 0.0 26.1 1.1 24.4 0.6 DHS
Turkey 792 2003 15-49 71.0 42.5 5.7 0.1 4.7 0.4 20.2 10.8 0.6 0.0 0.0 28.5 1.1 26.4 1.0 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Turkey 792 2008 15-49 73.0 46.0 8.3 0.1 5.3 0.9 16.9 14.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 27.0 0.6 26.2 0.2 National survey Turkish Demographic and Health Survey 2008 Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Turkmenistan 795 2000 15-49 61.8 45.2 1.8 0.0 1.2 1.0 39.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 16.6 2.1 5.3 9.2 DHS Adjusted. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Tuvalu 798 2007 15-49 30.5 22.4 8.5 0.0 2.2 8.4 1.3 0.5 0.0 1.5 0.0 8.1 5.9 1.2 1.0 National survey Tuvalu Demographic and Health Survey 2007 Including folk methods.
Uganda 800 1988/89 15-49 4.9 2.5 0.8 0.0 1.1 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.0 .. 0.0 2.4 1.6 0.3 0.4 DHS
Uganda 800 1995 15-49 14.8 7.8 1.4 0.0 2.6 2.5 0.4 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.0 3.5 0.6 2.9 DHS Including folk methods.
Uganda 800 2000/01 15-49 22.8 14.0 2.0 0.0 3.2 6.4 0.2 1.9 0.0 0.3 0.0 8.8 2.5 1.1 5.2 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Uganda 800 2004/05 15-49 19.7 16.0 1.7 0.0 3.0 9.7 0.2 1.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 3.7 0.3 0.3 3.1 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
Uganda 800 2006 15-49 23.7 17.9 2.4 0.1 2.9 10.2 0.2 1.7 0.0 0.3 0.0 5.8 2.8 2.1 0.9 DHS Including folk methods.
Uganda 800 2011 15-49 30.0 25.8 2.9 0.1 2.9 14.1 0.5 2.7 .. 2.7 .. 4.2 1.4 2.1 0.7 DHS Preliminary data. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Ukraine 804 1999 15-44 67.5 37.6 1.4 .. 3.0 .. 18.6 13.5 0.8 .. 0.3 29.9 10.4 19.5 0.0 RHS Including male sterilization, injectables and implants.
Ukraine 804 2000 15-49 71.6 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. MICS
Ukraine 804 2005 15-49 65.6 58.2 1.3 0.0 10.7 0.1 24.8 20.3 0.5 0.1 0.4 7.4 2.7 4.1 0.5 MICS Including female condoms. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
Ukraine 804 2007 15-49 66.7 47.5 0.6 0.0 4.8 0.0 17.7 23.8 0.5 0.0 0.0 19.1 7.2 10.3 1.6 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including folk methods.
United Arab Emirates 784 1995 15-49 27.5 23.6 4.2 0.1 12.0 1.4 3.7 2.0 0.2 .. 0.0 4.0 1.6 1.4 1.0 GFHS Data pertain to nationals of the country. Including breastfeeding.
United Kingdom 826 1986 16-49 81.0 78.0 15.0 16.0 19.0 1.0 8.0 16.0 3.0 .. 0.0 8.0 2.0 6.0 0.0 National survey General Household Survey 1986 Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 1989 16-49 69.0 66.0 11.0 12.0 22.0 0.0 5.0 15.0 1.0 .. 0.0 6.0 1.0 4.0 1.0 National survey General Household Survey 1989 Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 1991 16-49 70.0 70.0 12.0 13.0 23.0 0.0 5.0 16.0 1.0 .. 0.0 5.0 1.0 3.0 1.0 National survey General Household Survey 1991 Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 1993 16-49 82.0 82.0 14.0 18.0 23.0 0.0 6.0 18.0 3.0 .. 0.0 4.0 1.0 3.0 0.0 National survey General Household Survey 1993 Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 1995 16-49 82.0 80.0 14.0 17.0 22.0 1.0 4.0 19.0 3.0 .. 0.0 6.0 2.0 4.0 0.0 National survey General Household Survey 1995 Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 1997/98 16-49 74.0 74.0 11.0 10.0 26.0 .. 4.0 21.0 2.0 .. 2.0 6.0 2.0 4.0 0.0 National survey 1997 Omnibus Survey Data pertain to all women of reproductive age, irrespective of marital status. Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including injectables and implants. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 1998 16-49 83.0 81.0 13.0 18.0 22.0 2.0 6.0 19.0 1.0 .. 0.0 6.0 2.0 4.0 0.0 National survey General Household Survey 1998 Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 1998/99 16-49 82.0 82.0 14.0 18.0 23.0 .. 5.0 20.0 3.0 .. 2.0 9.0 3.0 6.0 0.0 National survey 1998 Omnibus Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including injectables and implants. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 1999/00 16-49 76.0 76.0 11.0 11.0 26.0 .. 5.0 22.0 1.0 .. 3.0 7.0 2.0 5.0 0.0 National survey 1999 Omnibus Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including injectables and implants. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 2000/01 16-49 80.0 80.0 13.0 16.0 21.0 .. 7.0 22.0 1.0 .. 2.0 5.0 2.0 3.0 0.0 National survey 2000 Omnibus Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including injectables, implants and emergency contraception. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 2001/02 16-49 83.0 82.0 12.0 19.0 24.0 .. 4.0 19.0 1.0 .. 3.0 6.0 2.0 4.0 0.0 National survey 2001 Omnibus Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including injectables, implants and emergency contraception. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 2002 16-49 80.0 80.0 11.0 18.0 23.0 3.0 5.0 19.0 1.0 .. 0.0 7.0 2.0 5.0 0.0 National survey General Household Survey 2002 Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 2002/03 16-49 84.0 81.0 13.0 17.0 22.0 .. 7.0 18.0 1.0 .. 3.0 5.0 1.0 4.0 0.0 National survey 2002 Omnibus Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including injectables, implants and emergency contraception. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 2003/04 16-49 84.0 84.0 14.0 19.0 21.0 .. 5.0 22.0 1.0 .. 2.0 6.0 2.0 4.0 0.0 National survey 2003 Omnibus Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including injectables, implants and emergency contraception. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 2004/05 16-49 82.0 79.0 11.0 18.0 21.0 .. 5.0 20.0 1.0 .. 3.0 6.0 2.0 4.0 0.0 National survey 2004 Omnibus Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including injectables, implants and emergency contraception. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 2005/06 16-49 82.0 82.0 14.0 20.0 26.0 3.0 9.0 25.0 3.0 1.0 1.0 8.0 2.0 6.0 0.0 National survey 2005 Omnibus Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including emergency contraception. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 2006/07 16-49 84.0 84.0 12.0 20.0 31.0 3.0 8.0 25.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 9.0 4.0 5.0 0.0 National survey 2006 Omnibus Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including emergency contraception. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 2007/08 16-49 82.0 82.0 9.0 19.0 29.0 3.0 11.0 27.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 10.0 3.0 7.0 0.0 National survey 2007 Omnibus Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including emergency contraception. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Kingdom 826 2008/09 16-49 84.0 84.0 8.0 21.0 28.0 2.0 10.0 27.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 8.0 2.0 6.0 0.0 National survey 2008 National Statistics Opinions Survey Figures by method do not add up to the total because some methods are used in combination. Including emergency contraception. Excluding Northern Ireland.
United Republic of Tanzania 834 1991/92 15-49 10.4 6.6 1.6 0.0 3.4 0.4 0.4 0.7 0.0 .. 0.0 3.9 1.4 1.9 0.6 DHS
United Republic of Tanzania 834 1994 15-49 20.4 13.1 2.0 0.0 5.6 2.8 1.0 1.7 0.0 .. 0.0 7.4 2.3 2.8 2.2 DHS
United Republic of Tanzania 834 1996 15-49 18.4 13.3 1.9 0.0 5.5 4.5 0.6 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.0 2.0 2.6 0.4 DHS Including abstinence.
United Republic of Tanzania 834 1999 15-49 25.4 16.9 2.0 0.0 5.3 6.3 0.4 2.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.5 2.2 3.5 2.9 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM).
United Republic of Tanzania 834 2003/04 15-49 28.2 23.4 2.0 0.0 7.1 11.8 0.5 1.3 .. 0.5 0.0 4.8 1.9 1.1 1.7 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including folk methods.
United Republic of Tanzania 834 2004/05 15-49 26.4 19.5 2.6 0.0 5.9 8.3 0.2 2.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 6.9 2.0 3.0 1.8 DHS Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
United Republic of Tanzania 834 2009/10 15-49 34.4 26.1 3.5 0.0 6.7 10.6 0.6 2.3 0.0 2.3 0.0 8.3 3.1 2.9 2.2 DHS Figures by method do not add up to the total. Including lactational amenorrhea (LAM) and folk methods.
United States of America 840 1955 18-39 58.8 37.3 8.4 0.9 .. .. .. 15.9 12.1 .. 0.0 21.4 11.0 .. 10.4 National survey 1955 Growth of American Families Survey Data pertain to white women only. Adjusted.
United States of America 840 1965 15-44 66.5 49.1 3.1 2.7 18.9 .. 0.7 14.6 9.1 .. 0.0 17.4 7.7 2.7 7.0 National survey 1965 National Fertility Survey Data pertain to white women only. Including douching.
United States of America 840 1970 15-44 67.6 56.8 4.6 4.9 23.9 .. 5.1 10.0 8.3 .. 0.0 10.8 4.8 1.6 4.4 National survey 1970 National Fertility Survey Data pertain to white women only. Including douching.
United States of America 840 1973 15-44 69.6 63.5 8.6 7.8 25.1 .. 6.7 9.4 5.9 .. 0.0 6.2 2.8 1.5 1.9 National survey 1973 National Survey of Family Growth Including douching.
United States of America 840 1975 15-44 79.0 73.2 12.9 11.8 27.1 .. 6.9 8.6 5.9 .. 0.0 5.8 2.2 1.6 2.0 National survey 1975 National Fertility Survey Data pertain to white women only. Including douching.
United States of America 840 1976 15-44 67.7 60.5 9.5 9.0 22.5 .. 6.3 7.3 5.9 .. 0.0 7.1 3.4