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

Female sex workers’ experiences selling sex during pregnancy and post‐delivery in South Africa
Authors: Lauren Parmley, Amrita Rao, Katherine Young, Zamakayise Kose, Nancy Phaswana‐Mafuya, Mfezi Mcingana, Andy Lambert, Harry Hausler, Stefan Baral, Sheree Schwartz. 2019

Income shocks and partnership formation: Evidence from Malawi
Authors: Adria Molotsky. 2019

‘When he asks for sex, you will never refuse’: Transactional sex and adolescent pregnancy in Zambia
Authors: Karen Austrian, Erica Soler-Hampejsek, Zoe Duby, Paul C. Hewett. 2019

Stalls in fertility transitions in sub‐Saharan Africa: Revisiting the evidence
Authors: Bruno Schoumaker. 2019

Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys: Delivering robust data on children and women across the globe
Authors: Shane Khan, Attila Hancioglu. 2019

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