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Zimbabwe Contraceptive Prevalence Survey 1984


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Zimbabwe Reproductive Health Survey (ZRHS) 1984
Zimbabwe (ZWE)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
07/1984 - 10/1984
Series or system 
Westinghouse Contraceptive Prevalence Survey (CPS)
Data type
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Urban-rural representative

The purpose of the survey was to collect data for planning and developing family planning services and to measure birth control use in Zimbabwe.

A sub-samble of the Zimbabwe National Household Survey Capability Program master sample was used. 3,259 households were included in the sample and 3,078 were contacted. Of those contacted, 2,574 female respondents ages 15-49 years successfully completed the survey.