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Table 2 Reasons for stopping the last pre-pregnancy contraception according to method type

From: A rise in births following contraceptive failure in France between 2010 and 2016: results from the French national perinatal surveys

  2010 2016 2016 versus 2010
P value
No. of women Desire to have a child
N = 9216 (%)
Became pregnant
N = 902 (%)
Other reason
N = 1472 (%)
P value No. of women Desire to have a child
N = 7493 (%)
Became pregnant
N = 965 (%)
Other reason
N = 1245 (%)
P value
Total 11,590 79.5 7.8 12.7   9703 77.2 10.0 12.8   < 0.001
Last contraceptive method      < 0.001      < 0.001  
Pill 9304 80.1 7.6 12.3   6595 77.6 9.8 12.6   < 0.001
IUD 728 82.0 5.1 12.9   1059 81.1 4.7 14.2    > 0.05
Implant/patch/vaginal ring 348 73.9 4.3 21.8   517 67.5 5.0 27.5   > 0.05
Male condom 1045 76.0 10.5 13.5   1183 77.4 14.1 8.5    < 0.001
Withdrawal, periodic abstinence or other method 165 67.3 22.4 10.3   349 71.9 22.7 5.4    > 0.05