Odds ratio analysis of factors affecting the use of contraception.

Abstract

The author attempts to identify some of the socioeconomic and demographic factors affecting contraceptive behavior in Bangladesh. The odds ratio method of estimation is applied to data from a 1985 survey. Findings indicate that home visits by family planning personnel have a significant impact on the acceptance and use of contraceptive methods.

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@article{Shuaib1987OddsRA, title={Odds ratio analysis of factors affecting the use of contraception.}, author={Muhammad Shuaib and Md. Atiqul Islam}, journal={Rural demography}, year={1987}, volume={14 1-2}, pages={79-87} }