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Goal 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages
Target 3.7: By 2030, ensure universal access to sexual and reproductive health-care services, including for family planning, information and education, and the integration of reproductive health into national strategies and programmes
Indicator 3.7.1: Proportion of women of reproductive age (aged 15–49 years) who have their need for family planning satisfied with modern methods
|Definition and concepts||
Sexual Reproductive Health (SRH) services include family planning services, community contraception clinics, integrated GUM and SRH services and young people’s services such as Brook advisory centres.
IUD refers to intrauterine device.
IU System refers to intrauterine system.
|Unit of measure||
|Data release calendar||
23 September 2021
National Health Service (NHS)
|Comment and limitations||
Data is not representative of the uptake of contraception methods across the whole population. Contraceptives can be obtained from other sources such as GPs or direct from pharmacies, whilst non-prescription items like condoms can be obtained easily without a visit to a medical specialist. Excludes women where no main method of contraception was recorded during the year.
|Data last updated||2021-08-18: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window|
|Metadata last updated||2021-09-01: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window|