Trends in contraceptive use and distribution of births with demographic risk factors in Ethiopia: a sub-national analysis

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Shiferaw, Solomon; Abdullah, Muna; Mekonnen, Yared; Maïga, Abdoulaye; Akinyemi, Akanni; Amouzou, Agbessi; Friedman, Howard; Barros, Aluisio J. D.; Hounton, Sennen;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Co-Action Publishing
  • Journal: Global Health Action,volume 8 (issn: 1654-9716, eissn: 1654-9880)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4642368, doi: 10.3402/gha.v8.29720
  • Subject: total fertility | Countdown to 2015 for Maternal, Newborn and Child Survival | Ethiopia | RA1-1270 | Public aspects of medicine | modern contraceptive use | RA421-790.95 | distribution of birth risks | Global Health; Reproductive Health; Epidemiology; Gender | Ethiopia; distribution of birth risks; modern contraceptive use; total fertility

Background: Evidence shows that family planning contributes to the decline in child mortality by decreasing the proportions of births that are considered high risk. The main objective of the present analysis was to examine the trends in use of modern contraceptives and ... View more
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