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Unmet need for family planning

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Unmet need for family planning, limiting, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
19937.31
19997.52
200412.73
20066.51

Unmet need for family planning, spacing, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
1993121
19998.32
20048.53
200661

Unmet need for family planning, total, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
199319.41
199915.82
200421.13
200612.61

Footnotes:

  1. DHS.
  2. Excluding the state of Tripura. DHS.
  3. Data pertain to women aged 15 to 44. Including currently married women who are not using contraception, are not pregnant, not in menopause and have not had a hysterectomy, but either do not want any more children, want to delay the next child by two or mo

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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