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Table 2 Knowledge and utilization of modern contraceptives among students of Madawalabu University, May, 2014

From: Reproductive health services utilization and its associated factors among Madawalabu University students, Southeast Ethiopia: cross-sectional study

Variables Frequency Percent
Know any modern contraceptive(s) Yes 507 89.3
No 61 10.7
Know - condom Yes 366 72.2
No 141 27.8
Know-pills Yes 314 61.9
No 193 38.1
Know-depo provera Yes 305 60.2
No 202 39.8
Know-norplant Yes 227 44.8
No 280 55.2
Know-IUCD Yes 185 36.5
No 322 63.5
Know - other Yes 30 5.9
No 477 94.1
Where family planning provided Health center Yes 482 85.2
No 84 14.8
Hospital Yes 312 55.1
No 254 44.9
Private clinic Yes 187 33.0
No 379 67.0
Pharmacy Yes 171 30.2
No 395 69.8
Student clinic Yes 148 26.1
No 418 73.9
Other Yes 24 4.2
No 542 95.8
Don’t know Yes 25 4.4
No 541 95.6
What was the reason for not using contraceptives services  
Too young to start contraception Yes 82 51.2
No 78 48.8
Feel afraid/embarrassed to get the service Yes 32 20.1
No 127 79.9
Religious opposition Yes 28 17.6
No 131 82.4
Don’t know how to use Yes 11 6.9
No 148 93.1
Fear of side effects Yes 17 10.8
No 140 89.2
Opposition from Sexual partner Yes 14 8.8
No 145 91.2
Lack of privacy by health workers Yes 9 5.7
No 148 94.3
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