Studies in Family Planning

(The median citation count of Studies in Family Planning is 2. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
A Call for Better Integrated Policies to Accelerate the Fertility Decline in Sub‐Saharan Africa17
Does the Belief That Contraceptive Use Causes Infertility Actually Affect Use? Findings from a Social Network Study in Kenya17
“We Don't Fear HIV. We Just Fear Walking around Pregnant.”: A Qualitative Analysis of Adolescent Sexuality and Pregnancy Stigma in Informal Settlements in Kisumu, Kenya15
Persistence and Change in Marriage Practices among Syrian Refugees in Jordan14
Incorporating Method Dissatisfaction into Unmet Need for Contraception: Implications for Measurement and Impact14
Reproductive Coercion among Intimate Partner Violence Survivors in Nairobi14
Family Planning Beliefs and Their Association with Contraceptive Use Dynamics: Results from a Longitudinal Study in Uganda14
Premarital Pregnancy in China: Cohort Trends and Educational Gradients13
Did COVID‐19 Impact Contraceptive Uptake? Evidence from Senegal10
Measuring Contraceptive Autonomy at Two Sites in Burkina Faso: A First Attempt to Measure a Novel Family Planning Indicator10
Misconceptions, Misinformation, and Misperceptions: A Case for Removing the “Mis‐” When Discussing Contraceptive Beliefs10
Elevating Social and Behavior Change as an Essential Component of Family Planning Programs9
Preparing for an Increased Need for Abortion Access in India during and after COVID‐19: Challenges and Strategies9
Measuring Family Planning Provider Bias: A Discrete Choice Experiment among Burkinabé, Pakistani, and Tanzanian Providers9
Child Marriage in Mainland China9
Is Client Reporting on Contraceptive Use Always Accurate? Measuring Consistency and Change with a Multicountry Study8
Online Abortion Drug Sales in Indonesia: A Quality of Care Assessment8
Impact of the Trump Administration's Expanded Global Gag Rule Policy on Family Planning Service Provision in Ethiopia8
A “Plus” Model for Safe Transitions to Adulthood: Impacts of an Integrated Intervention Layered onto A National Social Protection Program on Sexual Behavior and Health Seeking among Tanzania's Youth7
Not All Women Who Experience Side Effects Discontinue Their Contraceptive Method: Insights from a Longitudinal Study in India7
Free Access to a Broad Contraceptive Method Mix and Women's Contraceptive Choice: Evidence from Sub‐Saharan Africa7
An Assessment of Third‐Party Reporting of Close Ties to Measure Sensitive Behaviors: The Confidante Method to Measure Abortion Incidence in Ethiopia and Uganda7
Women's Education, Spousal Agreement on Future Fertility Intentions, and Contraceptive Use in Pakistan6
Prevalence and Correlates of Perceived Infertility in Ghana6
Treading the Thin Line: Pharmacy Workers’ Perspectives on Medication Abortion Provision in Lusaka, Zambia6
Stop or Switch: Correlates of Stopping Use or Switching Contraceptive Methods While Wanting to Avoid Pregnancy in 48 Low‐ and Middle‐Income Countries6
The Impact of Mass Media‐Delivered Family Planning Campaigns in Low‐ and Middle‐Income Countries: A Meta‐Analysis of Advertising and Entertainment‐Education Format Effects6
How Interviewers Affect Responses to Sensitive Questions on the Justification for Wife Beating, the Refusal to have Conjugal Sex, and Domestic Violence in India6
Preference‐Aligned Fertility Management as a Person‐Centered Alternative to Contraceptive Use‐Focused Measures6
Assessing the Reliability of the Retrospective Reproductive Calendar: Evidence from Urban Kenya6
Getting Intentional about Intention to Use: A Scoping Review of Person‐Centered Measures of Demand6
Safety, Quality, and Acceptability of Contraceptive Implant Provision by Community Health Extension Workers versus Nurses and Midwives in Two States in Nigeria5
The Psychological Benefits of Marriage and Children in Rural Malawi5
Birth Collapse and a Large‐Scale Access Intervention with Subdermal Contraceptive Implants5
Meeting Preferences for Specific Contraceptive Methods: An Overdue Indicator5
Contraceptive Conversations among Adolescent Girls and Young Women and Their Partners, Peers, and Older Female Family Members in Lilongwe, Malawi: A Qualitative Analysis5
Characteristics Associated with Reliability in Reporting of Contraceptive Use: Assessing the Reliability of the Contraceptive Calendar in Seven Countries5
Pathways to Modern Family Planning: A Longitudinal Study on Social Influence among Men and Women in Benin4
Child Marriage, Reproductive Outcomes, and Service Utilization among Young Afghan Women: Findings from a Nationally Representative Survey in Afghanistan4
Introduction to the Special Issue: Indicators in Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights4
Fertility Preferences and Contraceptive Change in Low‐ and Middle‐Income Countries4
Measurement of Unmet Need for Contraception: A Counterfactual Approach4
Is the Decision Not to Use Contraception an Indicator of Reproductive Agency?4
Measuring Fertility Intentions During Times of Crisis: An Example Using Survey Data Amid the Covid‐19 Pandemic4
Sexual and Reproductive Health Literacy, Misoprostol Knowledge and Use of Medication Abortion in Lagos State, Nigeria: A Mixed Methods Study4
Factors Influencing the Sex Ratio at Birth in India: A New Analysis based on Births Occurring between 2005 and 20164
Locating Autonomous Abortion Accompanied by Feminist Activists in the Spectrum of Self‐Managed Medication Abortion4
Validation and Predictive Utility of a Person‐Centered Quality of Contraceptive Counseling (QCC‐10) Scale in Sub‐Saharan Africa: A Multicountry Study of Family Planning Clients and a New Indicator for4
Abortion Legalization in Uruguay: Effects on Adolescent Fertility3
Exploring the Demand‐Side Factors Associated with the Use of Implants in Kenya3
Early Childbearing and Child Marriage: An Update3
Social Network‐Based Induced Abortion Incidence Estimation in Burkina Faso: Examining the Impact of the Network Generating Question3
Anemic Women are More at Risk of Injectable Contraceptive Discontinuation due to Side Effects in Ethiopia3
New Client‐Centered Discontinuation Measures Using the Demographic and Health Survey Calendar Data3
Task Sharing of Injectable Contraception Services in Pakistan: A Randomized Controlled Trial3
Induced Abortion Incidence and Safety in Rajasthan, India: Evidence that Expansion of Services is Needed3
Does Provider Bias Affect Choice of a Facility for Family Planning Services by Women in Urban Senegal?3
Contraceptive Continuation and Experiences Obtaining Implant and IUD Removal Among Women Randomized to Use Injectable Contraception, Levonorgestrel Implant, and Copper IUD in South Africa and Zambia3
A Girl and a Boy, Are a Bundle of Joy: A Rise in Gender‐Equitable Fertility Preferences in India3
Infertility, Perceived Certainty of Pregnancy, and Contraceptive Use in Malawi3
Contraceptive Method Skew in India 1992–2016: Analysis Using a New Method Skew Index3
The Validity of Women's Reports of Family Planning Service Quality in Cambodia and Kenya3
The Effect of Reframing the Goals of Family Planning Programs from Limiting Fertility to Birth Spacing: Evidence from Pakistan2
Adapting and Validating the G‐NORM (Gender Norms Scale) in Nepal: An Examination of How Gender Norms Are Associated with Agency and Reproductive Health Outcomes2
Cash Transfers and Contraceptive Use: A Regression Discontinuity Analysis2
Barriers and Enablers Influencing Women's Adoption and Continuation of Vaginally Inserted Contraceptive Methods: A Literature Review2
“If the Woman Doesn't Prevent, You Will Become Pregnant”: Exploring Male Involvement in Contraceptive Use Preceding Unplanned Pregnancy in Sierra Leone2
Associations between Contraceptive Decision‐Making and Marital Contraceptive Communication and use in Rural Maharashtra, India2
Validation of the Fertility Norms Scale and Association with Fertility Intention and Contraceptive Use in India2
Premarital Fertility and Marital Timing in Malawi2
Perceptions of Partners’ Fertility Preferences and Women's Covert Contraceptive Use in Eight Sub‐Saharan African Countries2
Turned Away and at Risk: Denial of Family Planning Services to Women in Malawi2
Needles Don't Agree with Me, Pills Don't Agree with Me: Experiences of Contraceptive Use among Pakhtun Women in Pakistan2
Alignment between Desires and Outcomes among Women Wanting to Avoid Pregnancy: A Global Comparative Study of “Conditional” Unintended Pregnancy Rates2
New Measures for Family Planning and Exposure to Risk of Pregnancy Based on Sexual Activity and Contraceptive Use Data2
Contraceptive Use Before and After Abortion: A Cross‐Sectional Study from Nigeria and Côte d'Ivoire2
Dynamics of Emergency Contraceptive Use in Accra, Ghana2
Demographic and Fertility Characteristics of Contraceptive Clusters in Burundi2