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Hong Kong Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices Survey 1992


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Knowledge, Attitude, and Practice Survey on Family Planning
Hong Kong
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1992 - 12/1992
Data type
  • Household

This is the sixth in a series of Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices (KAP) studies on family planning repeated every five years. The target population of this study only consisted of married women aged 15-49. The objectives of this study included: evaluation of the progress and impact of family planning in Hong Kong, the study of contraceptive usage, the study of ineffective contraceptive usage and failure, the study of the changing needs for family planning, and health services at different stages of family formation.

Tabulations and a sample questionnaire are available in a report published by The Family Planning Association of Hong Kong, titled Knowledge Attitude and Practice, Report on the Survey of Family Planning in Hong Kong 1992. Some libraries may be able to procure this report through the interlibrary loan system.