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Table 4 Female condom use 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
My spouse/main partner does not like me to use the female condom during sex    <.001
 Agree 153 40.3
 Disagree 17 4.5
 Don’t know 210 55.2
If I have sex with other partner(s) they do not like me to use the female condom    <.001
 Agree 128 33.7
 Disagree 14 3.7
 Don’t know 238 62.6
I do not like it if my spouse/main partner asks me to use a female condom    <.001
 Agree 24 6.3
 Disagree 160 42.1
 Don’t know 196 51.6
I insert/put on the female condom before I start any sexual act as a measure to prevent unwanted pregnancy    <.001
 Never 217 57.1
 Sometimes 149 39.2
 Most of the times 14 3.7
I insert/put on the female condom before I start any sexual act as a measure to prevent HIV and other STDs    <.001
 Never 224 58.9
 Sometimes 142 37.4
 Most of the times 14 3.7
Using a female condom means that I do not trust my partner    <.001
 Agree 247 65.0
 Disagree 63 16.6
 Don’t know 70 18.4