TABLE 7. Percentage of Women Who Agreed With Statements About Family Planning Myths/Misconceptions at Baseline (July 2010) and Endline (December 2014), Nairobi, Kenya
Baseline (%) N = 2,676Endline (%) N = 1,334Percentage Point Change
Can make a woman permanently infertile53.727.426.3*
Users end up with health problems75.448.427.0*
Can harm your womb62.432.230.2*
Reduce woman’s sexual urge63.146.117.0*
Can cause cancer55.639.016.6*
Can give you deformed babies63.926.237.7*
Are dangerous to your health72.843.629.2*
Women who use them may become promiscuous38.114.423.7*