Session 56:
Contraception: comparing methods and determinants

Friday, June 15
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Kungstenen
Aula Magna, Floor 7

Chair: Minna Säävälä, Population Research Institute, Väestöliitto

  1. Use of Lactational Amenorrhea Method (LAM) as contraception among women in Ibadan, NigeriaMonica Akokuwebe, University of Ibadan; Adebola Adedimeji, Albert Einstein College of Medicine; Obafemi Omololu, University of Ibadan

  2. What do they know? What do we know? Divergency in the partners’ statements on the couple’s contraceptionKatharina S. Becker, Federal Institute for Population Research, Germany

  3. Modern contraceptive use among illiterate women in India: does proximate illiteracy matter?Mousumi Dutta, Presidency University; Zakir Husain, Institute of Economic Growth (IEG); Sriparna Ghosh, Indian Institute of Management

  4. Sterilization dominance and alternative contraceptive choices in India: an appraisal of the social and economic impactIsabel Tiago Oliveira, ISCTE - Instituto Universitário de Lisboa; José G. Dias, ISCTE - Instituto Universitário de Lisboa; Sabu S. Padmadas, University of Southampton

  5. Trends in contraceptive use and determinants of choice in China: 1980-2010Cuntong Wang, Central University of Finance and Economics, China

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