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Slovakia Reproductive Practices of Women Survey 1996


General Info
Slovakia (SVK)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
12/1996 - 12/1996
Series or system 
Slovakia Reproductive Practices of Women Survey
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative

The Reproductive Practices of Women Survey conducted in 1996 aimed to collect more information on the family planning strategies and contraceptive usage of women in Slovakia. A sample of 1,015 women ages 15-44 were selected upon meeting representativeness requirements regarding education, nationality, and domicile. Some specific topics included number of children per woman, age at first pregnancy, abortions, perceptions of contraceptives, and access to contraceptives. The study also investigates socio-cultural and demographic relationships of respective attitudes and views of family planning.