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Table 1 Proportion of currently married women age 15–49 used contraceptive (%) by province and region

From: Uptake and predictors of contraceptive use in Afghan women

  Number of married women age 15–49 interviewed Percent of currently using contraceptive 95%CI
Provinces
  Kabul 2,678 35.1 32.0-38.3
  Kapisa 462 36.6 28.2-45.9
  Parwan 615 40.9 35.7-46.3
  Wardak 540 12.5 7.3-20.5
  Logar 378 34.2 27.2-42.0
  Nangarhar 2,369 21.4 18.8-24.0
  Laghman 601 18.1 12.6-25.0
  Baghlan 815 15.0 11.8-19.0
  Bamyan 270 25.5 12.4-45
  Ghazni 1,044 13.4 8.8-20
  Paktika 667 2.1 0.6-7.0
  Paktya 962 8.4 6.1-11.0
  Khost 760 17.8 14.6-22.0
  Kunar 1,171 6.2 4.1-9.0
  Nuristan 356 5.7 2.7-12.0
  Badakhshan 1,102 24.9 17.2-34.5
  Takhar 1,001 6.9 4.9-10.0
  Kunduz 904 10.2 7.8-13.0
  Samangan 385 14.0 8.9-21.0
  Balkh 1,217 23.0 17.9-29.0
  Sari Pul 559 15.4 12.5-19.0
  Ghor 574 11.3 7.3-17.0
  Daykundi 645 39.8 31.0-49.0
  Jawzjan 639 15.3 10.5-22.0
  Faryab 1,162 6.7 4.5-10.0
  Badghis 526 8.4 4.6-15.0
  Herat 1,638 49.4 44.2-54.5
  Farah 666 31.1 21.5-43
Regions
  North Eastern 3,823 14.6 11.8-18.0
  Northern 3,960 15.0 12.8-17.6
  Western 3,405 33.0 28.0-38.0
  Central Highlands 915 35.6 26.9-45
  Capital 4,791 33.6 30.9-36.0
  Eastern 4,497 15.8 13.4-18.0
  Southern 1,963 24.1 19.3-29.6
  South Eastern 2,388 9.6 7.4-12.0
Total 25,743 21.8 (20.4-23.4)