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Kenya has made great progress toward increased uptake of family planning. A FP2020 commitment maker in 2012, it has recently exceeded its 2020 target of 58% modern contraceptive use by married women. Rather than adjust this target, the government has decided to focus its efforts to expand equitable access to quality care at the county level, where ideal family size ranges from nine children in the northeast to three children in the Nairobi region. Notably the number of counties that have family planning budget allocations has increased; however, they remain a small share of the health budget. Advocates are working to increase domestic financing and reduce donor dependency.





2012

2015

  • Kenya FP2020 Commitment Self-reporting Questionnaire 2015 Read More

2016

  • Kenya Official Report: Program & Service Delivery... Read More
  • Kenya 2016-2017 Country Action: Opportunities, Challenges,... Read More
  • Kenya: Postpartum Family Planning Action Plan Read More

2017

  • National Family Planning Costed Implementation Plan 2017-... Read More
  • Kenya 2018-2019 Actions for Acceleration Read More
  • Kenya FP2020 Revitalized Commitment 2017 Read More

2018

  • Kenya FP2020 Commitment Self-reporting Questionnaire 2018 Read More

2019

  • Video: Advocacy Plays a Critical Role in Advancing Family... Read More
  • Kenya Hits Target as Married Women Embrace Family Planning Read More

Data

The data displayed on this page is courtesy of the Track20 Project. Implemented by Avenir Health, Track20 monitors progress towards achieving the goals of the global FP2020 initiative.

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Contraceptive Use
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Note: FP2020 uses a rolling baselines so values are recalculated each year based on the newset available data.

source : pDHS 2015

Core Indicator Estimates

FP2020 uses a suite of quantitative metrics—Core Indicators—to monitor progress annually across 69 focus countries. Estimates for the Core Indicators are produced annually by commitment countries through a network of country-based Track20 M&E officers housed in government institutions. For a complete analysis of Kenya and these Core Indicators, click below.

Key Documents

Your quick guide to key documents and resources that together provide greater context on family planning in Kenya.

Kenya FP2020 Commitment Self-reporting Questionnaire 2018
Kenya FP2020 Commitment Self-reporting Questionnaire 2018
2017-2020 Kenya National Family Planning Costed Implementation Plan
2017-2020 Kenya National Family Planning Costed Implementati...
Kenya FP2020 Revitalized Commitment 2017
Kenya FP2020 Revitalized Commitment 2017
Kenya 2018-2019 Actions for Acceleration
Kenya 2018-2019 Actions for Acceleration
Kenya Country Action: Opportunities, Challenges, and Priorities
Kenya Country Action: Opportunities, Challenges, and Priorit...
Kenya Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health (RMNCAH) GFF Investment Framework
Kenya Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent...
Kenya: Postpartum Family Planning Action Plan 2016
Kenya: Postpartum Family Planning Action Plan 2016

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