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Table 2 Knowledge of the female condom among women of reproductive age

From: Knowledge, acceptance and utilisation of the female condom among women of reproductive age in Ghana

Statements N (%) ρ-value
Using the female condom during sex can prevent HIV and other STDs    <.001
 Yes 268 70.5
 No 7 1.8
Don’t Know 105 27.6
Using the female condom can prevent pregnancy    <.001
 Yes 268 70.5
 No 7 1.8
Don’t Know 105 27.6
Ever seen a pack of female condoms before?    .124
 Yes 205 53.9
 No 175 46.1
The female condom fresh from the pack can transmit an infection when used during sexual intercourse    <.001
 Yes 10 2.6
 No 181 47.6
Don’t Know 189 49.7
The female condom is difficult to use/insert    <.001
 Yes 153 40.3
 No 17 4.5
Don’t Know 210 55.3