EC ever use among women of reproductive age: 0.5% (DHS 2003)
EC knowledge among women of reproductive age: 19.6% (DHS 2003)
Contraceptive Use: 70.3% (DHS 2003, ever use of a modern method among women of reproductive age)
Registered LNG-EC products:
- Escapelle* - Available over the counter without having to go through a pharmacist
- NorLevo 0.75 mg* - Available over the counter without having to go through a pharmacist
Products marked with * have been approved by a stringent regulatory authority, such as the WHO Prequalification Programme, the US Food and Drug Administration, the European Medicines Agency, or other.
Where at least one type of ECP is available: Public sector clinics, Private clinics, Pharmacies, Schools
Age restrictions for accessing ECPs: No data available
Legal/regulatory documents in which EC is included: Essential Medicines List, Post-rape care guidelines
Pricing information: The price of LNG EC ranges from $5.30 - $5.97, as of 2013.