Warning: these figures indicate the number of cases found in the data file. They cannot be interpreted as summary statistics of the population of interest.
FPNOWUSOMOD indicates whether the woman is now using some "other" modern contraceptive method to delay or avoid getting pregnant. The meaning of "other" modern method depends on the specific response categories included in a given sample.
IPUMS-DHS users may also be interested in FPMETHNOW (V312), which reports the woman's current contraceptive method.