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Table 1 Contraceptive Use Episode by Selected Characteristics of Women in Ethiopia, EDHS 2016

From: Factors associated with early long-acting reversible contraceptives discontinuation in Ethiopia: evidence from the 2016 Ethiopian demographic and health survey

Women characteristicsLARC type
IUD
No. (%)
Implants
No. (%)
All LARC
No. (%)
Marital status
 Single2 (0.9)26 (2.3)28 (2.0)
 Married or living in union231 (93.0)1012 (89.0)1243 (89.7)
 Other (widowed or divorced)15 (6.1)99 (8.7)114 (8.2)
Age at time of discontinuation (years)
 15 to 2447 (19.1)303 (26.6)350 (25.3)
 25 to 34129 (52.1)574 (50.5)704 (50.8)
331 (23.9)
 35 or more71 (28.8)259 (22.8)
Place of residence
 Urban100 (40.5)273 (24.0)374 (27.0)
 Rural148 (59.5)863 (76.0)1011 (73.0)
Education status
 No education124 (50.1)616 (54.2)740 (53.5)
 Primary67 (26.9)345 (30.3)411 (29.7)
 Secondary or above57 (23.0)176 (15.5)233 (16.8)
Currently working
 No154 (62.2)682 (60.0)836 (60.4)
 Yes94 (37.8)455 (40.0)548 (39.6)
Wealth index recoded
 Lowest37 (14.9)339 (29.9)376 (27.2)
 Middle50 (20.3)242 (21.3)292 (21.1)
 Rich161 (64.8)556 (48.9)717 (51.7)
Participation in decision making
 Not participate33 (13.4)247 (21.7)280 (20.2)
 Partially participate44 (17.6)156 (13.8)200 (14.5)
 Fully participate171 (69.0)733 (64.5)904 (65.3)
Owns a mobile telephone
 No163 (65.6)829 (73.0)992 (71.7)
 Yes85 (34.4)307 (27.0)392 (28.3)
Fertility preference of the woman
 Have another130 (52.4)677 (59.5)807 (58.3)
 No more113 (45.3)408 (35.9)520 (37.6)
 Undecided6 (2.3)52 (4.6)58 (4.2)
Internet use
 Never229 (92.2)1086 (95.6)1315 (95.0)
 Yes19 (7.8)50 (4.4)70 (5.0)
Parity
 Nullipara16 (6.3)92 (8.1)108 (7.8)
 Primipara35 (14.0)223 (19.6)258 (18.6)
 Multipara116 (46.8)523 (46.0)639 (46.2)
 Grand multipara82 (32.9)298 (26.2)380 (27.4)