Welcome to Stat-Shot, a tool providing data from secondary analyses of Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) data from 47 countries. The data explore characteristics of family planning users and nonusers by disaggregating common family planning indicators by the type of method women are using. For more detailed information on how family planning users are categorized, click the “Definition of Users” link below.
Use the drop-down menus and check boxes across the top of the screen to navigate through the database. To start using the database, decide if you want to see data displayed for an individual country or region and then click the appropriate checkbox. Then make your selection from the drop-down menu. For more detailed instructions on other viewing options, including how to create your own group of countries, click the “Instructions” link below.