Postpartum Fertility and Contraception: An Analysis of Findings from 17 Countries

Postpartum fertility and contraception are generally not well-understood by policymakers, health service providers, or women themselves. Making use of existing Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) data for women in the first year postpartum, descriptive country profiles for the extended postpartum family planning (PPFP) period were developed for 17 countries in which the ACCESS-FP program worked since October 2005.

Length: 
50
Year: 
2010
Organization: 
ACCESS-FP
Languages: 
English