Contraceptive Use Dynamics in Kenya: Further Analysis of Demographic and Health (DHS) Data

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Year: 2001


Further Analysis of Contraceptive Use Dynamics analyzes data from the three waves of the Kenya Demographic and Health Surveys (KDHS) conducted in 1989, 1993, and 1998. This 144-page report is broken up into chapters which examine the following topics: the evolution of family planning programs in Kenya; the quality of data on contraceptive use in the three KDHS surveys; non users of family planning in Kenya; first use of contraception; trends and determinants of current method choice; and contraceptive discontinuation, switching and method failure.

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