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Table 2 TFR by age at first sex, age at first marriage, ideal family size and contraception status

From: Age at first marriage, age at first sex, family size preferences, contraception and change in fertility among women in Uganda: analysis of the 2006–2016 period

Characteristic2006   2016 
TFRP value95% CITFRP value95% CI
Age at first sex
  < 15 years7.2< 0.0016.692–7.6405.7< 0.0015.458–6.012
 15–19 years7.1< 0.0016.813–7.3806.0< 0.0015.836–6.139
 20+7.4< 0.0017.034–7.8524.4< 0.0014.057–4.683
Age at first marriage
 Never married2.3< 0.0011.685–2.8892.5< 0.0011.956–3.121
  < 15 years7.5< 0.0016.975–8.0786.0< 0.0015.580–6.344
 15–19 years7.8< 0.0017.505–8.0666.5< 0.0016.286–6.647
 20+6.8< 0.0016.274–7.2765.8< 0.0015.519–6.091
Ideal family size preferences
 0–2 children4.3< 0.0013.710–4.9574.2< 0.0013.812–4.643
 3–4 children6.5< 0.0016.161–6.8245.2< 0.0015.054–5.412
 5+ children8.1< 0.0017.785–8.4206.6< 0.0016.416–6.823
 Non-numeric8.1< 0.0016.933–9.2916.3< 0.0015.354–7.338
Contraception status
 No7.5< 0.0017.274–7.7505.9< 0.0015.733–6.044
 Yes6.1< 0.0015.678–6.4715.8< 0.0015.587–6.012