Utilisation and preferences of family planning services among women in Ikosi-Isheri, Kosofe Local Government area, Lagos, Nigeria.

@article{KanmaOkafor2019UtilisationAP,
  title={Utilisation and preferences of family planning services among women in Ikosi-Isheri, Kosofe Local Government area, Lagos, Nigeria.},
  author={Oluchi Kanma-Okafor and Eucharia Asuquo and Michael Izuka and Mobolanle Balogun and Olayinka Olufunmi Ayankogbe},
  journal={The Nigerian postgraduate medical journal},
  year={2019},
  volume={26 3},
  pages={
          182-188
        }
}
Background Despite women's adequate knowledge and the obvious unmet need for family planning (FP), contraceptive prevalence in Nigeria is low. A greater understanding of the barriers to FP that informs service utilisation and preferences is needed to improve service delivery. Aim This study was aimed at assessing the use and preferences of FP services among women. Subjects and Methods A community-based, descriptive, cross-sectional survey was carried out among 367 women (15-49 years of age… CONTINUE READING

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