Women's position and family planning in Egypt.

  title={Women's position and family planning in Egypt.},
  author={Pavalavalli Govindasamy and Anju Malhotra},
  journal={Studies in family planning},
  volume={27 6},
In this report, data from the 1988 Egypt Demographic and Health Survey are used to address some of the most frequently raised questions about the relationship between gender inequality and reproductive behavior. The findings from binomial and multinomial logit models show that while the relationship between women's position and fertility control in Egypt is complex, some clear, broad patterns exist that have important theoretical and policy implications. First, although women's status in Egypt… CONTINUE READING

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