Soc Sci Med 2021 May 25;281:114076. Epub 2021 May 25.
Bergen Centre for Ethics and Priority Setting, Institute of Global Public Health and Primary Care, University of Bergen, Årstadveien 21, 5009, Bergen, Norway; Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA, 02115, United States. Electronic address:
Despite recent advances in access to and use of modern contraception in Ethiopia, further improvement is needed, particularly among poorer women. This extended cost-effectiveness analysis investigated the health outcomes, their distribution, and financial risk protection associated with meeting the demand for modern contraception for all Ethiopian women. We developed five Markov models with wealth quintile-specific input data to investigate the effects of meeting this demand and followed a hypothetical cohort of 1,252,000 women through their reproductive lives from ages 15-49 years. Read More