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Contraception [QS129]

Measuring the use of this guidance

Statement: 1

Women asking for contraception from contraceptive services are given information about, and offered a choice of, all methods including long-acting reversible contraception.

Quality standard measure: Uptake of long-acting reversible contraception.
What was measured: The percentage of women aged under 25 choosing long acting reversible contraceptives (LARC) excluding injections as their main method of contraception at Sexual and Reproductive Health Services.
Data collection end: December 2015
20.2%
Area covered: England
Source: Public Health England: Sexual and Reproductive Health Profiles

Quality standard measure: Uptake of long-acting reversible contraception.
What was measured: The percentage of women aged over 25 choosing long acting reversible contraceptives (LARC) excluding injections as their main method of contraception at Sexual and Reproductive Health Services.
Data collection end: December 2015
35.51%
Area covered: England
Source: Public Health England: Sexual and Reproductive Health Profiles



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