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.
FPNOWUSTRAD indicates whether the woman is now using some "other" traditional or folkloric method to delay or avoid getting pregnant. The meaning of "other" traditional 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.