HEALTH
What do U-Reporters know about family planning and sexual reproductive health?
5 questions polled on this topic
7% response rate
9,721 responded out of 142,384 polled
Sep 21. 2017
When is it good to start using family planning?
Sep 21. 2017
Do you currently use family planning?
Sep 21. 2017
If you use family planning, which method do you use?
Sep 21. 2017
Why do you think people use family planning?
Sep 21. 2017
What are the common things that can happen to you when using family planning?

POLL RESULTS

SEP 21. 2017
When is it good to start using family planning?
9,721 responded out of 142,384 polled
Female
23%
Never
 
Never
35%
After you have your first child
 
After you have your first child
21%
After you start your time
 
After you start your time
21%
Whenever you want
 
Whenever you want

Male
20%
Never
 
Never
30%
After you have your first child
 
After you have your first child
22%
After you start your time
 
After you start your time
28%
Whenever you want
 
Whenever you want
0-14
0%
whenever you want
 
whenever you want
0%
after you have your first child
 
after you have your first child
0%
never
 
never
0%
after you start your time
 
after you start your time

15-19
24%
whenever you want
 
whenever you want
30%
after you have your first child
 
after you have your first child
27%
never
 
never
19%
after you start your time
 
after you start your time

20-24
25%
whenever you want
 
whenever you want
32%
after you have your first child
 
after you have your first child
25%
never
 
never
19%
after you start your time
 
after you start your time

25-30
26%
whenever you want
 
whenever you want
33%
after you have your first child
 
after you have your first child
19%
never
 
never
22%
after you start your time
 
after you start your time

31-34
30%
whenever you want
 
whenever you want
30%
after you have your first child
 
after you have your first child
15%
never
 
never
26%
after you start your time
 
after you start your time

35+
33%
whenever you want
 
whenever you want
26%
after you have your first child
 
after you have your first child
15%
never
 
never
26%
after you start your time
 
after you start your time
21%
Never
 
Never
31%
After you have your first child
 
After you have your first child
22%
After you start your time
 
After you start your time
27%
Whenever you want
 
Whenever you want
SEP 21. 2017
Do you currently use family planning?
8,826 responded out of 9,721 polled
Female
57%
No
 
No
43%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
70%
No
 
No
30%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
0%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no

15-19
25%
yes
 
yes
75%
no
 
no

20-24
30%
yes
 
yes
70%
no
 
no

25-30
37%
yes
 
yes
63%
no
 
no

31-34
42%
yes
 
yes
58%
no
 
no

35+
41%
yes
 
yes
59%
no
 
no
66%
No
 
No
34%
Yes
 
Yes
SEP 21. 2017
If you use family planning, which method do you use?
2,748 responded out of 2,981 polled
Female
14%
Implant
 
Implant
2%
IUD
 
IUD
49%
Injectable
 
Injectable
13%
The pill
 
The pill
22%
Condom
 
Condom

Male
6%
Implant
 
Implant
1%
IUD
 
IUD
24%
Injectable
 
Injectable
8%
The pill
 
The pill
61%
Condom
 
Condom
0-14
0%
injectable
 
injectable
0%
implant
 
implant
0%
condom
 
condom
0%
iud
 
iud
0%
the pill
 
the pill

15-19
41%
injectable
 
injectable
9%
implant
 
implant
41%
condom
 
condom
1%
iud
 
iud
8%
the pill
 
the pill

20-24
38%
injectable
 
injectable
11%
implant
 
implant
42%
condom
 
condom
1%
iud
 
iud
8%
the pill
 
the pill

25-30
35%
injectable
 
injectable
8%
implant
 
implant
44%
condom
 
condom
2%
iud
 
iud
10%
the pill
 
the pill

31-34
32%
injectable
 
injectable
6%
implant
 
implant
47%
condom
 
condom
1%
iud
 
iud
13%
the pill
 
the pill

35+
22%
injectable
 
injectable
7%
implant
 
implant
56%
condom
 
condom
1%
iud
 
iud
14%
the pill
 
the pill
9%
Implant
 
Implant
2%
IUD
 
IUD
34%
Injectable
 
Injectable
10%
The pill
 
The pill
46%
Condom
 
Condom
SEP 21. 2017
Why do you think people use family planning?
7,179 responded out of 7,530 polled
Female
3%
Other reasons
 
Other reasons
5%
To prevent HIV or other sicknesses
 
To prevent HIV or other sicknesses
53%
To not get pregnant
 
To not get pregnant
22%
To build a family
 
To build a family
17%
To finish school
 
To finish school

Male
4%
Other reasons
 
Other reasons
7%
To prevent HIV or other sicknesses
 
To prevent HIV or other sicknesses
49%
To not get pregnant
 
To not get pregnant
26%
To build a family
 
To build a family
14%
To finish school
 
To finish school
0-14
0%
to finish school
 
to finish school
0%
to not get pregnant
 
to not get pregnant
0%
to prevent hiv or other sicknesses
 
to prevent hiv or other sicknesses
0%
to build a family
 
to build a family
0%
other reasons
 
other reasons

15-19
19%
to finish school
 
to finish school
59%
to not get pregnant
 
to not get pregnant
4%
to prevent hiv or other sicknesses
 
to prevent hiv or other sicknesses
16%
to build a family
 
to build a family
2%
other reasons
 
other reasons

20-24
17%
to finish school
 
to finish school
54%
to not get pregnant
 
to not get pregnant
5%
to prevent hiv or other sicknesses
 
to prevent hiv or other sicknesses
21%
to build a family
 
to build a family
3%
other reasons
 
other reasons

25-30
13%
to finish school
 
to finish school
49%
to not get pregnant
 
to not get pregnant
7%
to prevent hiv or other sicknesses
 
to prevent hiv or other sicknesses
28%
to build a family
 
to build a family
3%
other reasons
 
other reasons

31-34
12%
to finish school
 
to finish school
44%
to not get pregnant
 
to not get pregnant
7%
to prevent hiv or other sicknesses
 
to prevent hiv or other sicknesses
33%
to build a family
 
to build a family
4%
other reasons
 
other reasons

35+
14%
to finish school
 
to finish school
40%
to not get pregnant
 
to not get pregnant
8%
to prevent hiv or other sicknesses
 
to prevent hiv or other sicknesses
32%
to build a family
 
to build a family
5%
other reasons
 
other reasons
4%
Other reasons
 
Other reasons
6%
To prevent HIV or other sicknesses
 
To prevent HIV or other sicknesses
50%
To not get pregnant
 
To not get pregnant
25%
To build a family
 
To build a family
15%
To finish school
 
To finish school
SEP 21. 2017
What are the common things that can happen to you when using family planning?
5,495 responded out of 6,426 polled
Female
3%
Angers God
 
Angers God
5%
Big stomach
 
Big stomach
9%
Period stays long
 
Period stays long
23%
Can't see your period
 
Can't see your period
20%
Can't born
 
Can't born
6%
Get dry
 
Get dry
33%
Get fat
 
Get fat

Male
4%
Angers God
 
Angers God
4%
Big stomach
 
Big stomach
6%
Period stays long
 
Period stays long
16%
Can't see your period
 
Can't see your period
25%
Can't born
 
Can't born
4%
Get dry
 
Get dry
42%
Get fat
 
Get fat
0-14
0%
period stays long
 
period stays long
0%
get fat
 
get fat
0%
get dry
 
get dry
0%
big stomach
 
big stomach
0%
can't see your period
 
can't see your period
0%
can't born
 
can't born
0%
angers god
 
angers god

15-19
7%
period stays long
 
period stays long
39%
get fat
 
get fat
5%
get dry
 
get dry
3%
big stomach
 
big stomach
18%
can't see your period
 
can't see your period
23%
can't born
 
can't born
5%
angers god
 
angers god

20-24
5%
period stays long
 
period stays long
38%
get fat
 
get fat
6%
get dry
 
get dry
4%
big stomach
 
big stomach
20%
can't see your period
 
can't see your period
25%
can't born
 
can't born
3%
angers god
 
angers god

25-30
8%
period stays long
 
period stays long
38%
get fat
 
get fat
4%
get dry
 
get dry
6%
big stomach
 
big stomach
17%
can't see your period
 
can't see your period
22%
can't born
 
can't born
5%
angers god
 
angers god

31-34
6%
period stays long
 
period stays long
44%
get fat
 
get fat
5%
get dry
 
get dry
4%
big stomach
 
big stomach
16%
can't see your period
 
can't see your period
21%
can't born
 
can't born
4%
angers god
 
angers god

35+
8%
period stays long
 
period stays long
44%
get fat
 
get fat
3%
get dry
 
get dry
3%
big stomach
 
big stomach
12%
can't see your period
 
can't see your period
26%
can't born
 
can't born
3%
angers god
 
angers god
4%
Angers God
 
Angers God
5%
Big stomach
 
Big stomach
7%
Period stays long
 
Period stays long
18%
Can't see your period
 
Can't see your period
23%
Can't born
 
Can't born
5%
Get dry
 
Get dry
39%
Get fat
 
Get fat

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