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Research outputs: CONTRACEPTIVE USE
2020 Predictors of contraceptive use among adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) aged 15 to 24 years in South Africa: results from the 2012 national population-based household survey
Despite a variety of contraceptives being available for women in South Africa, a considerable number of adolescent girls and young women sti...
2017 Contraception coverage and methods used among women in South Africa: a national household survey
Globally, family planning services are being strengthened and the range of contraceptive choices expanded. Data on contraceptive coverage an...Download this report
2012 Contraceptive use and associated factors among South African youth (18-24 years): a population-based survey
Despite ongoing campaigns and intervention programmes promoting safe sex, contraceptive use remains a controversial area among South Africa...
2012 The use of dual or two methods for pregnancy and HIV prevention amongst 18-24-year-olds in a cross-sectional study conducted in South Africa
Introduction: The use of dual (for pregnancy and disease prevention) or two methods of contraceptives is recommended for the prevention of u...