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Table 3 Knowledge of contraceptive methods among female students in Bahir Dar and Gondar Universities, Northwest Ethiopia, May 2011

From: Effect of emergency oral contraceptive use on condom utilization and sexual risk taking behaviours among university students, Northwest Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Knowledge of Contraception Frequency Percent
Pills
 Yes 483 77.5
 No 140 22.5
IUCD
 Yes 422 67.7
 No 201 32.3
Injectables   
 Yes 467 75.0
 No 156 25.0
Implants
 Yes 441 70.8
 No 182 29.2
Knows Condom use
 Yes 511 82.0
 No 112 18.0
Heard about EOC
 Yes 418 67.1
 No 205 32.9
Learned about EOC in past
 Yes 235 47.7
 No 258 52.3
Proper time to take EOC   
 Within 72 hours 293 70.1
 Within 120hours/5days/ 23 5.5
 I don't know 105 25.1
Effectiveness of EOC to prevent pregnancy
 Highly effective 191 45.7
 Not effective 49 11.7
 I don’t know 178 42.5
EC can prevents STI
 Yes 243 39
 No 380 61
Condom prevents STI
 Yes 309 60.5
 No 202 39.5
Ever use of Condom
 Yes 50 48.1
 No 54 51.9