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Table 8 Reason given for not using any contraceptive methods

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

Reasons Agra Aligarh Allahabad Gorakhpur Moradabad Varanasi Total
Fear of side effect 18.5 9.4 6.7 11.2 9.8 23.4 14.7
Health concern issue 28.9 11.2 10.3 22.1 9.4 27.9 20.7
Up to god 24.1 14.3 9.5 17.6 22.1 19.7 18.2
Disapproval of husband/ relatives 2.5 3.8 2.1 2.3 2.6 6.0 3.2