This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from City of Los Angeles statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Angeleno statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Angeleno-specific metadata information.
Use of birth control to prevent pregnancy
Los Angeles County
|Unit of measurement||
The percentage of women of reproductive age (15-49 years) who desire either to have no (additional) children or to postpone the next child and who are currently using a modern method of contraception. The indicator is also referred to as the demand for family planning satisfied with modern methods.
|WCCD/ISO 37120 Indicators on City Data Alignment|
|Data last updated||2021-03-02: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window|
|Metadata last updated||2021-03-02: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window|