National Survey of Family Growth

Key Statistics from the National Survey of Family Growth – L Listing


LARC (long-acting reversible contraception)

LARC use among women 15-44 years of age 2011-2015 2015-2017
Percentage of women who have ever used LARC (among those who have ever had sexual intercourse) 18.0% (0.68)
Percentage of all women currently using LARC: 8.0% (0.41) 11.3% (0.69)

Notes: LARC includes intrauterine devices (IUD) and contraceptive implants.

Estimates for women aged 15-49 using 2015-2017 data are available in Data Brief, no 327 [PDF – 514 KB]

Source: Special tabulation by NCHS