Briefing Papers

Contraceptive Use in East Africa: What Do the Numbers Tell Us?

Health and Systems for Health

This fact sheet highlights evidence on contraceptive use among women in five selected countries in East Africa: Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda. Data are drawn largely from Demographic and Health Surveys (DHSs) conducted between 1990 and 2016.



Carol Gatura Oyola

Danielle Doughman

Associate Research Scientist

Martin Bangha

Martin is an Associate Research Scientist in the Population Dynamics…

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Yohannes Wado

Yohannes Dibaba Wado is a Research Scientist at APHRC, working…

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