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Philippines Family Planning Survey 1996


General Info
Original or alternative title 
1996 Family Planning Survey (FPS)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
07/1996 - 07/1996
Series or system 
Philippines Family Planning Survey
Data type
  • Household

The purpose of this survey was to investigate family planning and contraceptive use practices in order to inform policy and programs. This survey was conducted as an addendum to the Labor Force Survey (LFS). The sample for this data collection included women ages 15-49 years within households participating in the LFS.

The data were collected through either an in-person interviews or a self-completed questionnaire. The questionnaire focused on reproductive history and contraceptive methods. The sample size for this survey was 47,459 women.

Suggested citation 
National Statistics Office (Philippines). Philippines Family Planning Survey 1996.