Friday, June 15 / 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM   •   Kungstenen

Session 56:
Contraception: comparing methods and determinants

Chair: Minna Säävälä, Population Research Institute, Väestöliitto

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

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

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

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

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

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