Population Council Journal

Studies in Family Planning

Studies in Family Planning is a peer-reviewed, international journal publishing public health, social science, and biomedical research on sexual and reproductive health, fertility, and family planning, with a primary focus on developing countries. Each issue contains original research articles, reports, commentaries, data papers, and book reviews. Studies in Family Planning is published quarterly.

Special Online Issue. Studies in Family Planning is pleased to announce a special issue highlighting the journals' Data Papers.

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Article Abstracts

Conflict and contraception in Colombia
Authors: Signe Svallfors, Sunnee Billingsley. 2019

Household determinants of teen marriage: Sister effects across four low‐ and middle‐income countries
Authors: Luca Maria Pesando, Alejandra Abufhele. 2019

Development and validation of the client‐reported Quality of Contraceptive Counseling Scale to measure quality and fulfillment of rights in family planning programs
Authors: Kelsey Holt, Icela Zavala, Ximena Quitero, Danielle Hessler, Ana Langer. 2019

Barriers to uptake of postpartum long‐acting reversible contraception: Qualitative study of the perspectives of Ugandan health workers and potential clients
Authors: Merlin Willcox, Emma King, Emma Fall, Vincent Mubangizi, Julius Nkalubo, Silvia Natukunda, Haeven Nahabwe, Clare Goodhart, Jonathan Graffy. 2019

Validation of two quality of care measures: Results from a longitudinal study of reversible contraceptive users in India
Authors: Aparna Jain, Kumudha Aruldas, Arupendra Mozumdar, Elizabeth Tobey, Rajib Acharya. 2019

Toward a new definition of unmet need for contraception
Authors: Sarah D. Rominski, Rob Stephenson. 2019

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