publication . Article . 2013

characteristics of consumers of family planning services in eastern nepal

Sushma Dahal; Raj Kumar Subedi;
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  • Published: 01 Aug 2013 Journal: Dhaulagiri Journal of Sociology and Anthropology, volume 6, pages 125-138 (issn: 1994-2664, eissn: 1994-2672, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Nepal Journals Online (JOL)
Abstract
<p>Family planning services in Nepal are provided by government and non-government health facilities. A descriptive cross sectional study was done by secondary data review of eight months from Institutional clinic, District Health Office (DHO) Ilam district. Use of different family planning methods through government health facility was studied in relation to different variables like age, sex, ethnicity, and, number of children. Around 53% of the female users of spacing method and around 47% of female users of permanent method were in age group 20-29 years and 25-29 years respectively. The major reasons for removal of IUCD were husband&rsquo;s migration and expe...
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free text keywords: Cross-sectional study, Ethnic group, Health facility, Family planning, Demography, Population, education.field_of_study, education, Live birth, Caste, Sociology, Disadvantaged, Male involvement, Nepal, Socio-demographic characteristics, Spacing methods, Anthropology, GN1-890, Sociology (General), HM401-1281
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publication . Article . 2013

characteristics of consumers of family planning services in eastern nepal

Sushma Dahal; Raj Kumar Subedi;