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Table 1 Detailed description of the study sample

From: Drivers of desire for more children among childbearing women in sub-Saharan Africa: implications for fertility control

Survey Country Survey Year Sample (N) Sample (%)
Angola 2015-16 5645 2.43
Benin 2017-18 8838 3.18
Burkina Faso 2010 11,842 5.09
Burundi 2016-17 9116 3.92
Cameroon 2018 6291 2.70
Chad 2014-15 10,055 4.32
Comoros 2012 2152 0.92
Congo 2011-12 6137 2.64
Congo DR 2013-14 11,479 4.93
Côte d’Ivoire 2011-12 5145 2.21
Ethiopia 2016 8598 3.69
Gabon 2012 3123 1.34
Gambia 2013 5561 2.39
Ghana 2014 4238 1.82
Guinea 2018 5905 2.39
Kenya 2014 7556 3.25
Lesotho 2014 3148 1.35
Liberia 2013 4709 2.02
Malawi 2015-16 12,353 5.31
Mali 2018 6913 2.97
Namibia 2013 2329 1.00
Niger 2012 8416 3.62
Nigeria 2018 24,342 10.46
Rwanda 2014-15 6405 2.75
Senegal 2010-11 8020 3.45
Sierra Leone 2013 8802 3.78
South Africa 2016 2310 0.99
Tanzania 2015-16 6886 2.96
Togo 2013-14 5167 2.22
Uganda 2016 9399 4.04
Zambia 2018 6512 2.80
Zimbabwe 2015 5392 2.32
Total - 232,784 100