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Table 4 Method use during the month following discontinuation, by order of method discontinuation, from sampled women living in four cities of urban Uttar Pradesh, India, 2012 (N = 522)

From: Understanding patterns of temporary method use among urban women from Uttar Pradesh, India

  Method used (%)
Method discontinued (n) Non-use Pregnant Condom Traditional Other modern Sterilization Total
  After 1 st discontinuation (n = 522)
Condom (186) 50.0 30.6 1.6 1.1 11.8 4.8 100.0
Traditional (188) 47.9 34.0 2.7 3.2 5.9 6.4 100.0
Other Modern (148) 50.0 11.5 12.8 4.7 16.9 4.1 100.0
  After 2 nd discontinuation (n = 54)
Condom (16) 25.0 31.3 0.0 6.3 37.4 0.0 100.0
Traditional (15) 33.3 26.7 13.3 0.0 26.6 0.0 100.0
Other Modern (23) 4.5 30.4 17.4 17.4 26.1 4.3 100.0
  After 3 rd discontinuation (n = 9)
Condom (5) 0 20.0 0.0 40.0 40.0 0.0 100.0
Traditional (1) 0 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 100.0
Other Modern (3) 33.3 0.0 66.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 100.0