Table 1

Sexual and reproductive health indicators from the project provinces

IndicatorNationalKPPunjabSindh
Modern contraceptive use by currently married women aged 15–49*25%23%27%24%
Traditional method used by currently married women aged 15–49*9%15%16%11%
Unmet need for family planning among currently married women*17%21%16%18%
Percentage of ever-married women aged 15–49 who have experienced spousal physical, sexual or emotional violence*34%52%32%18%
  • *Pakistan National Institute of Population Studies (NIPS) and ICF International. 2019. Pakistan Demographic and Health Survey 2017–2018. Islamabad, Pakistan and Rockville, Maryland, USA: NIPS and ICF.

  • KP, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa .