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Table 3 Overview of key SRH indicators (weighted percentages and means)

From: Indicators of young women’s modern contraceptive use in Burkina Faso and Mali from Demographic and Health Survey data

  Burkina Faso Mali
1998 2003 2010 2001 2006 2012
mCPR 12.8 20.9 23.6 9.4 10.2 15.3
LAPM use 0.3 0.9 2.9 0.3 0.04 4.1
STM use 12.6 20.1 20.8 9.2 10.1 11.2
Knowledge of modern FP 79.6 92.2 97.8 81.4 81.2 89.5
Age at first sex (mean) 16.1 16.4 16.5 15.2 15.4 15.5
Age at marriage (mean) 16.5 16.8 16.6 15.5 15.5 15.6
Age at first birth (mean) 17.8 18.0 18.0 17.0 17.0 16.8
Ideal no. of children (mean) 5.3 5.0 4.9 5.4 5.4 5.3
Unmet need for FP 33.8 32.2 30.9 42.2 45.9 49.8
Ever terminated pregnancy # 5.4 5.3 6.6 6.8 3.9
  1. # Question not asked in survey