The Breakthrough RESEARCH project conducted a behavioral surveillance survey in September 2019 for health among women who had a pregnancy or birth in the previous two years. Only about one out of six women (15%) in five surveyed local government authorities (LGAs) of Zamfara state are currently using modern contraception. The behavioral surveillance survey identified three important factors for increasing modern contraceptive use.
Breakthrough RESEARCH. 2021. "Increasing modern contraceptive use among women in Zamfara State," infographic. Washington, DC: Population Council.