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Reason not using FP: fear of side effects

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For women who have used contraceptives in the last 12 months, but who are not currently using contraceptives, FPYNOTSIDEF indicates that they stopped using their most recent contraceptive method because they feared side effects of the method.

The question associated with this variable was included in the female questionnaire.


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  • Women aged 15-49 who have ever used contraceptives, and who have done something or used a method to delay or avoid getting pregnant in the last 12 months, but who are not currently using contraceptives.


  • Burkina Faso: 2014-2018
  • Congo (Democratic Republic): 2014-2018
  • Cote d'Ivoire: 2017-2018
  • Ethiopia: 2014-2018
  • Ghana: 2013-2017
  • India: 2016-2018
  • Indonesia: 2015-2016
  • Kenya: 2014-2018
  • Niger: 2015-2018
  • Nigeria: 2014-2018
  • Uganda: 2014-2018