Can Women's Childbearing and Contraceptive Intentions Predict Contraceptive Demand? Findings from A Longitudinal Study in Central Asia

Roy, T.K.; Ram, F.; Nangia, Parveen; Saha, Uma; Khan, Nizamuddin
March 2003
International Family Planning Perspectives;Mar2003, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p25
Academic Journal
Compares women's childbearing and contraceptive behaviors using a survey conducted in 1999 in rural Madhya Pradesh, India, among a subsample of women who had participated in the 1992-1993 National Family Health Survey. Association between socioeconomic and demographic variables and inconsistent behavior; Link between contraception and childbearing; Factors which influence consistency of behavior.


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