EC Status and Availability

East Timor

EC ever use among women of reproductive age: 0.0% (DHS 2009)

EC knowledge among women of reproductive age: 3.2% (DHS 2009)

Contraceptive Use: 18.5% (DHS 2009, ever use of a modern method among women of reproductive age)

Registered products: No pill products are registered

Where at least one type of ECP is available: Social marketing programs (eg PSI, DKT, MSI and PSIA)

Age restrictions for accessing ECPs: No data available

Legal/regulatory documents in which EC is included: No data available

Other relevant information: East Timor's 2004 Essential Medicines List does not include EC.

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