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Table 2 Knowledge of LARC among women of reproductive age in Lubaga division, 2012 (N = 565)

From: Knowledge and attitudes towards use of long acting reversible contraceptives among women of reproductive age in Lubaga division, Kampala district, Uganda

Variable Total population, N=565 Current use of LARC, N=179
  n (%) n (%)
Knowledge of LARC   
a) Knowledge of duration of protection from pregnancy
IUD 387 (68.5) 136 (75.98)
Implant 395 (69.9) 139 (77.65)
Injectable 494 (87.4) 161 (89.94)
b) Knowledge of site of administration
IUD 429 (75.9) 148 (82.68)
Implant 453 (80.2) 158 (88.27)
Injectable 519 (91.9) 171 (95.53)