The impact of mass media family planning programmes on current use of contraception in urban Bangladesh.

@article{Kabir2000TheIO,
  title={The impact of mass media family planning programmes on current use of contraception in urban Bangladesh.},
  author={Mohammad Alamgir Kabir and Mohammad Amirul Islam},
  journal={Journal of biosocial science},
  year={2000},
  volume={32 3},
  pages={411-9}
}
A sample of 871 currently married urban Bangladeshi women was used to assess the impact of mass media family planning programmes on current contraceptive use. The analyses suggested that radio had been playing a significant role in spreading family planning messages among eligible clients; 38% of women with access to a radio had heard of family planning messages while the figures for TV and newspaper were 18.5% and 8.5% respectively. Education, number of living children and current… CONTINUE READING

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