Induced Abortion in Matlab, Bangladesh: Trends And Determinants

Ahmed, M. Kapil; Rahman, Mizanur; van Ginneken, Jeroen
September 1998
International Family Planning Perspectives;Sep98, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p128
Academic Journal
Uses data from a longitudinal demographic surveillance system to analyze the trends and determinants of induced abortion in Matlab, a rural area in Bangladesh. Ratio of induced abortion to live births; Characteristics of women who rely on abortion; Proposal for using contraceptives to reduce the burden of induced abortion.


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