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Table 1 Total fertility rate (TFR) and contraceptive prevalence rate (CPR) in Zambia, by year and type of residence

From: Can family planning outreach bridge the urban-rural divide in Zambia?

  Total Urban Rural
Total fertility rate    
   1992 6.5 5.8 7.1
   1996 6.1 5.1 6.9
   2001–02 5.9 4.3 6.9
CPR, all methods, %    
   1992 15.2 20.8 10.3
   1996 25.9 33.3 20.9
   2001–02 34.2 45.7 27.9
CPR, modern methods, %    
   1992 8.9 15.3 3.2
   1996 14.4 23.6 8.2
   2001–02 25.3 41.2 16.6