Table 1: Percentage of women aged 20–49 according to selected characteristics and change between 1992 and 2000 and between 2000 and 2010, respectively.

VariableCategory19922000 Change2000 2010Change

Marital statusNever married15.314.6−0.714.623.0+8.4
In a union72.062.1−9.962.163.2+1.1
Widowed5.210.7+5.510.76.9−3.8
Separated7.412.6+5.212.66.8−5.8

Child mortalityNone83.176.7−6.476.791.5+14.8
One or more16.923.3+6.423.38.5−14.8

Number of living children 24 months prior to the interview0–251.956.7+4.856.759.2+2.5
312.412.0−0.412.012.3+0.3
410.810.2−0.610.210.6+0.4
5+25.021.0−4.021.017.9−3.1

Contraceptive useNot using82.790.4+7.790.464.2−26.2
Folkloric/traditional6.65.2−1.45.24.2−1.0
Modern10.74.4−6.34.431.7+27.3

Woman’s age20–2424.524.5024.525.2+0.7
25–2920.620.5−0.120.523.3+2.8
30–3420.316.3−4.016.317.0+0.7
35–3914.615.4+0.815.413.3−2.1
40–4412.113.4+1.313.410.8−2.6
45–497.89.9+2.19.910.4+0.5

Education levelNo education42.934.5−8.434.518.9−15.6
Primary49.754.2+4.554.267.1+12.9
Secondary/high7.411.3+3.911.313.9+2.6

Place of residenceUrban 6.216.1+9.916.115.0−0.9
Rural93.883.9−9.983.985.0+2.1

Total100%100%100%100%

Number of women50797694769410708