Table 6 : Reasons respondents’ wives/partners do not use any family planning method as given by the men.


Statement Urban (n=194)
 N(%)
Rural (n=194)
N(%)
Total Chi-square DF P-value

She will go after men 1(0.5) 8(4.1) 9 23.12 6 0.002*
It will cause cancer for her 20(10.3) 27(13.9) 47 (24.14) -- (0.001)
It will make her barren 8(4.1) 18(9.3) 26 -- -- --
Wife wants more children 5(2.6) 8(4.1) 13 -- -- --
No children yet 2(1.0) 6(3.1) 8 -- -- --
Husband uses condom 59(30.4) 39(20.1) 98 -- -- --
It is against my belief 34(17.5) 45(23.2) 79 -- -- --
Not applicable 65(33.5) 43(22.2) 108 -- -- --
Total 194 194 388 -- -- --

Ifeadike et al.Epidemiology Reports  2015 3:5DOI : 10.7243/2054-9911-3-5