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Barbados Contraceptive Prevalence Survey 1980-1981


General Info
Barbados (BRB)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
11/1980 - 02/1981
Series or system 
Westinghouse Contraceptive Prevalence Survey (CPS)
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative

This survey collected data on the knowledge, use, and availability of contraceptives. The sample scheme sought a random selection of approximately 2,000 women between the ages 15 and 49, out of which the survey obtained 1,463 successfully completed interviews.

Tabulations, the questionnaire used for the survey, and an analysis of the data can be found in a printed report titled, Fertility and Family Planning in Barbados: Findings from the Contraceptive Prevalence Survey, 1980-1981.