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Table 4 Life table discontinuation rates for 1056 women in Kisesa in 2015/16, and median duration of use by method

From: Contraceptive use and discontinuation among women in rural North-West Tanzania

Method 6-month 12-month Median
discontinuation discontinuation duration of
rate rate use (in months)
Pills 27.8 43.6 15.5
Injections 21 41.9 15.5
Implants 12.8 24.9
IUD 9.6 13.7
All methods (Including traditional methods) 15.8 30.5
All modern methods (excluding sterilization) 16.9 32 21