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Table 3 Distribution of current short acting contraceptive use and the reason for not preferring long acting contraceptive methods in Debre-Tabor town, Northwest Ethiopia, 2013

From: Demand for long acting contraceptive methods and associated factors among family planning service users, Northwest Ethiopia: a health facility based cross sectional study

Variable Response Frequency Percentage
Currently used short acting contraceptive methods (442) Preferred 404 91.4
Not preferred 38 8.6
Reasons for not using implant (34) Fear of complication 15 44.1
Husband/Parent opposed 8 23.5
Proven health problem 11 32.4
Reasons for not using IUCD (4) Proven medical problem 2 50
Husband/Partner opposition 1 25
Inconveniency 1 25