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Religious Roles in Fertility Behaviour among the Residents of Akinyele Local Government, Oyo State, Nigeria

@inproceedings{Akintunde2013ReligiousRI,
  title={Religious Roles in Fertility Behaviour among the Residents of Akinyele Local Government, Oyo State, Nigeria},
  author={M. O. Akintunde and M. O. Lawal and Olawuwo Simeon},
  year={2013}
}
  • M. O. Akintunde, M. O. Lawal, Olawuwo Simeon
  • Published 2013
  • Sociology, Psychology
  • A B S T R A C T This paper work on fertility differential among various religions in Akinyele Local Government area of Oyo State aimed at finding the socio-economic and demographic characteristics of the studied area. The fertility level was examined, the relationship between the level of fertility and religious belief and the current state of knowledge, attitudes, and practice of family planning programs as it affects different religion. The duo of purposive sampling and simple random sampling… CONTINUE READING
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