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.
For women who are not currently using a method of contraception and are at risk of pregnancy, FPYNOTOTH (V3A08X) indicates whether they reported some other reason in response to an open-ended question about reasons for not using contraception. The meaning of "other" depends on the specific response categories included in a given sample.
Due to universe differences and the use of supplemental programming, IPUMS-DHS users are encouraged to review the Comparability tab.