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Table 5 Pattern of family planning method usage

From: Knowledge, attitude and practice GAP in family planning usage: an analysis of selected cities of Uttar Pradesh

Method Agra Aligarh Allahabad Gorakhpur Moradabad Varanasi Total
Tubal ligation 34.5 22.2 36.4 38.9 28.7 45.5 34.7
Male sterilization 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.5 0.2
Natural methods 23.7 32.8 26.4 27.8 21.6 14.8 24.4
Male condom 30.9 33.3 25.9 24.3 42.7 26.6 31
Combined pill 3.2 2.5 1.8 2.5 2.0 3.3 2.4
IUD/loop 2.7 4.3 5.0 2.2 3.3 7.1 4.1