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Table 3 Knowledge on family planning methods

From: Female unmarried adolescents’ knowledge on selected reproductive health issues in two low performing areas of Bangladesh: an evaluation study

Knowledge on contraception for family planning Urban Slums Dhaka Rural Nabiganj
Baseline n = 800 End-line n = 808 P-value Baseline n = 833 End-line n = 824 P-value
Knew about FP methods 61 % 62 % NS 66 % 63 % NS
Condom 28 % 38 % *** 19 % 18 % NS
Pill 98 % 98 % NS 95 % 98 % ***
Injection 42 % 59 % *** 55 % 61 % **
IUD 2 % 1 % NS 8 % 5 % **
Implant/Norplant 6 % 5 % NS 22 % 10 % ***
Female Sterilization 3 % 8 % *** 17 % 8 % ***
Male Sterilization 0.2 % 4 % *** 2 % 1 % NS
  1. Multiple responses; *p < 0.05; **p < 0.01; ***p < 0.001; NS Not significant