Factors Influencing Selection Types of Contraception in Women of Childbearing

  • annisa annisa Poltekkes Kemenkes Palembang
  • Murdiningsih Murdiningsih
  • Heni Sumastri
Keywords: Contraception, Women Of Childbearing


The number of couples of childbearing age in Indonesia is 36,993,725 (61.29%) of the total household heads. Nationally, there are 23,361,189 family planning participants (63.14%) of the number of couples of childbearing age in Indonesia. In South Sumatra, the use of Long-Term Contraceptive Methods (MKJP) including Intra Uterine Device (IUD), Female Operation Method (MOW), Male Operation Method (MOP), and implants is still at 15.76%, which means that it has not met the national target of 17.80%. The government makes policies and strategies for the Population Family Planning and Development Program. Family to increase the use of Long-Term Contraception Methods. However, the use of contraception in the working area of ​​the Sekip Health Center is still 21.33% compared to the use of non-MKJP contraception. Objective: To determine the factors that influence the selection of contraceptive types in women of childbearing age at Sekip Health Center Palembang City. Methods: This research is a quantitative research research with an kuantitatif deskriptif research method with a cross sectional study design. The sample size in this study was 37 respondents with simple random sampling technique

How to Cite
annisa, annisa, Murdiningsih, M. and Sumastri, H. (2021) “Factors Influencing Selection Types of Contraception in Women of Childbearing”, Journal of Maternal and Child Health Sciences (JMCHS), 1(2), pp. 99-104. doi: 10.36086/maternalandchild.v1i2.1055.