International Journal of Reproductive Medicine / 2013 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Assessment of the Reproductive Health Status of Adult Prison Inmates in Osun State, Nigeria

Table 4

Knowledge of respondents about contraception and Ante-natal care.

VariableFrequency
( )
Percentage
(%)

Contraception
Awareness ( )
 Yes17081.3
 No3918.7
Information sources ( )
 School2011.8
 Television4325.3
 Radio5532.4
 Newspaper10.6
 Friends/family4627.1
 Churches/mosques10.6
 Hospital42.4
Perception
( ; multiple respondents)
 Encourages promiscuity2816.5
 Prevents STIs/HIV13680.0
 Helps in reducing number of
 children
12271.8
 Helps in child spacing10662.4
 Decreases sexual pleasure2816.5
Contraception types known
( ; multiple respondents)
 Male condom170100
 Female condom7544.1
 Diaphragm2212.9
 Injectables6538.2
 OCP8550
 IUCD6538.2
 Implants95.3

Antenatal care
Awareness ( )
 Yes13866.0
 No7134.0
Information sources ( )
 School1712.3
 Television2618.8
 Radio4331.2
 Friends/family3626.1
 Churches/mosques21.5
 Hospital1410.1
Services offered in ANC
( ; multiple respondents)
 Health education9065.2
 PCV9367.4
 Urinalysis8058.0
 Blood pressure monitoring7957.3
 HCT3424.6
 Fundal height monitoring3323.9
 Immunization7453.6
 Family planning education1913.8