EC Status and Availability

Cape Verde

EC ever use among women of reproductive age: 1.3% (DHS 2005)

EC knowledge among women of reproductive age: 28.7% (DHS 2005)

Contraceptive Use: 72.5% (DHS 2005, ever use of any modern method among women of reproductive age)

Registered products: No pill products are registered

Where at least one type of ECP is available: No data available

Age restrictions for accessing ECPs: No data available

Legal/regulatory documents in which EC is included: Essential Medicines List

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