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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of potential contraceptive microneedle patch users in India and Nigeria

From: Optimizing the design of a contraceptive microarray patch: a discrete choice experiment on women’s preferences in India and Nigeria

  India (N = 496) Nigeria Sample 1 (N = 530) Nigeria Sample 2 (N = 416)
%
Age (mean, SD) 33.0 (7.3) 28.8 (7.5) 29.3 (7.7)
Current contraceptive status
 Sterilized, has used FP 5.2 0.2
 Sterilized, never used FP 27.6 0.2 0.5
 IUD 13.1 2.1 3.4
 Implant 2.8 4.8
 Injectable 0.8 4.7 4.6
 Pill 4.0 2.1 3.1
 Condoms 17.9 20.8 14.9
 EC 3.4 6.7
 Traditional method 1.4 20.8 9.1
 Non-user, has used FP 8.1 12.1 11.5
 Non-user, never used FP 21.8 31.1 41.1
Level of education
 No education 14.7 1.1 0.5
 Some primary 7.1 0.8 0.5
 Completed primary 13.7 6.8 4.6
 Some secondary 11.9 5.8 7.5
 Completed secondary 19.2 26.0 24.3
 Higher 33.5 59.4 62.7
Religion
 Hindu 93.3   
 Christian 0.8 68.7 68.5
 Muslim 5.8 31.3 31.3
Number of children (mean, SD) 2.5 (1.1) 1.3 (1.6) 1.4 (1.6)
Desire for more children
 Want more 12.9 76.0 75.5
 Do not want any more 79.2 16.8 18.3
 Undecided 4.8 0.1 6.3