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Table 2 Quantitative contraception use

From: The myth of menstruation: how menstrual regulation and suppression impact contraceptive choice

Variable Total sample
Current Contraceptive Method
 Birth Control Pill 207 (37.80)
 Condom 61 (11.20)
 Withdrawal Method 221 (40.40)
 Emergency Contraception 175 (32.00)
 Implant (Implanon® or Nexplanon®) 11 (2.00)
 IUD (Mirena®, ParaGuard®, Skyla®) Shot (Depo-Provera or Lunelle) 48 (8.80)
 Natural Family Planning Method or Rhythm Method 5 (0.09)
 Patch (Ortho Evra) 2 (0.40)
 Shot (Depo-Provera or Lunelle) 9 (1.60)
 Vaginal Ring 49 (9.00)
 Female Sterilization 6 (1.10)
 Never used a contraceptive method 30 (5.50)
Reason for primary contraceptive method
 Convenience of use 123 (22.50)
 Availability of method 46 (8.40)
 Lack of information about alternatives 10 (1.80)
 Unreliability of alternative methods 24 (4.40)
 Reduce side effects (cramping, acne, etc.) 9 (1.60)
  1. Listed as n (%). Frequencies that do not sum to total represent missing data