Table 23 : Percentage of new family planning acceptors by method, 1994 -1997

Method

1994

1995

1996

1997

(Total number:1,000 persons)

(1600.6)

(1498.6)

(1445.1)

(1467.5)

Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Injection

40.7

44.3

43.5

44.3

Oral pills

37.9

34.2

33.7

34.8

Tubectomy

7.4

8.5

8.2

8.2

IUD

4.9

4.6

3.6

3.1

Norplant

1.1

1.6

4.7

2.1

Condom

7.4

6.1

5.7

6.8

Vasectomy

0.3

0.3

0.4

0.4

Others

0.3

0.4

0.2

0.3


Source: Ministry of Public Health; Department of Health.