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Again, the same results were obtained using BDHS and DOLS methods, but to save space, they were not reported here.
Second, BDHS used a simulation study to demonstrate the relative small sample superiority of their method over competing methods.
Fieldwork was carried out between January and May of 2004 and the BDHS
data are based on interviews with 11,440 women age 10 to 49 and 4,297 men age 15 to 59, from the six provinces of the country.
Data from the 2004 BDHS reveals that a high proportion of women received no antenatal care at all (44%).
BDHS 2004 data reveal that despite a rise in the use of contraceptives in the past 30 years (CPR for modern methods is currently at 47%), 11% of women have an unmet need for family planning and three out of 10 births in Bangladesh are either unwanted (14%) or mistimed and wanted later (16%).