Determinants of unwanted pregnancies in India using matched case-control designs

@inproceedings{Dixit2012DeterminantsOU,
  title={Determinants of unwanted pregnancies in India using matched case-control designs},
  author={Priyanka Dixit and Faujdar Ram and Laxmi Kant Dwivedi},
  booktitle={BMC pregnancy and childbirth},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND In India, while the total fertility rate has been declined from 3.39 in 1992-93 to 2.68 in 2005-06, the prevalence of unintended pregnancy is still stagnant over the same period. A review of existing literature shows that within the country, there are variations in fertility preferences between different regions. Also there is a strong argument that the availability of a health facility at the village level plays an important role in reshaping the fertility behavior of women. Keeping… CONTINUE READING
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