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Table 2 Knowledge of family planning among 316 young men aged 17-22 years in rural central India, 2005

From: Assessing young unmarried men's access to reproductive health information and services in rural India

Description N (%)
Had heard of methods for delaying or stopping pregnancies (Yes) 308 (97.5)
Family planning methods heard of by respondent*  
Condoms 305 (99.0)
Oral contraceptive pills 261 (84.7)
Intra Uterine Device (IUD) 59 (19.2)
Injectable contraceptive 30 (9.7)
Female sterilization 23 (7.5)
Male sterilization 15 (4.9)
Abstinence 2 (< 1.0)
Withdrawal method 1 (< 1.0)
Average number of modern methods cited 2.0
  1. * Percentage may exceed 100.0 due to multiple responses.