TABLE 7. Estimated Annual LARC and PM CPR and Expected 2014 Annual LARC and PM Uptake Among MWRA, in 13 Pakistan Program Districts
CPR (%)CYP per UnitAnnual CPRa (%)Expected 2014 Annual Uptake of LARCs/PMsb (No. of Women)
Female sterilization8.210.00.823,892
LARCs or PMs10.61.366,455
  • Abbreviations: CPR, contraceptive prevalence rate; CYP, couple-years of protection; IUD, intrauterine device; LARC, long-acting reversible contraceptive; MWRA, married women of reproductive age; PM, permanent method.

  • a To obtain the annual CPR, we divided the CPR from the 2012-13 Demographic and Health Survey11 by the CYP.

  • b To obtain the expected annual uptake of LARCs/PMs, we multiplied the population of MWRA (474,600) in 2004 by the annual CPR for each method.