Skip to main content

Table 2 Distribution of respondents by enabling factors

From: Determinants of female sterilization method uptake among women of reproductive age group in Uganda

Factor Frequency (n) Percent (%)
Whether respondent earns more than husband/partner (n = 7096)
 Earn more than him 671 9.5
 Earn less than him 5244 73.9
 Earn about the same 925 13.0
 Don’t know 256 3.6
Decision maker on respondent’s earnings (n = 7096)
 Respondent 3733 52.6
 Husband and wife 2719 38.3
 Husband/Partner 644 9.1
Decision-maker on contraception (n = 4373)  
 Respondent 1340 30.6
 Husband/Partner 312 7.1
 Joint decision 2721 62.2
Knowledge of any family planning method (n = 18,506)
 No knowledge 187 1.0
 Has knowledge 18,319 99.0
Knowledge of source of any family planning method (n = 18,391)
 Don’t know 13,456 73.2
 Public source 2888 15.7
 Private source 1914 10.4
 Other 133 0.7
Source of family planning method (n = 4935)  
 Public facility 2888 58.5
 Private facility 1914 38.8
 Other 133 2.7