Table 3 Prevalence estimates of pregnancy intention using pregnancy-specific intention and desired-versus-actual family size assessments, EN-INDEPTH study

From: Pregnancy intention data completeness, quality and utility in population-based surveys: EN-INDEPTH study

  Bandim
n (%)
Dabat
n (%)
IgangaMayuge
n (%)
Kintampo
n (%)
Matlab
n (%)
Overall
n (%)
Pregnancy-specific intendedness (n = 14,984)
  Unwanted 73 (2.7) 54 (2.7) 76 (3.9) 83 (2.3) 333 (7.1) 619 (4.1)
  Mistimed 660 (24.4) 170 (8.4) 279 (14.1) 625 (17.2) 576 (12.4) 2310 (15.4)
  Wanted 1975 (72.9) 1795 (88.9) 1620 (82.0) 2918 (80.5) 3748 (80.5) 12,055 (80.5)
Pregnancy-specific intendedness (n = 14,984)
  Unintended (unwanted + mistimed) 734 (27.1) 224 (11.1) 355 (18.0) 708 (19.5) 908 (19.5) 2929 (19.5)
  Intended (wanted) 1975 (72.9) 1795 (88.9) 1620 (82.0) 2918 (80.5) 3748 (80.5) 12,055 (80.5)
Desired-versus-actual family size (n = 9033)
  Undesired 543 (25.8) 673 (37.7) 331 (17.0) 729 (22.9) na 2276 (25.2)
  Desired 1565 (74.2) 1113 (62.3) 1620 (83.0) 2459 (77.1) na 6757 (74.8)
  1. na not applicable