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Table 3 Selected socioeconomic indicators for Uganda for the period 1988–2011

From: Has Uganda experienced any stalled fertility transitions? Reflecting on the last four decades (1973–2011)

Characteristics Demographic and health survey
1988-89 1995 2000-01 2006 2011
TFR 7.4 6.9 6.9 6.7 6.2
Residence      
Rural 7.6 7.2 7.4 7.1 6.8
Urban 5.7 5.0 4.0 4.4 3.8
Contraceptive use      
Any Method 4.9 14.8 22.8 23.7 30
Modern method 2.5 7.8 18.2 17.9 26
Median Age at First sexual Intercourse 15.6 16.0 16.6 16.4 16.8
Median age at first marriage 17.0 17.4 17.8 17.6 17.9