Stable rate of EC’ use in Spain

October 2022. The Spanish Society of Contraception (SEC) just published the findings of the Contraception in Spain 2022 Survey (“Anticoncepcion en España 2022”).  With this survey SEC aims to strengthen the knowledge on the female population’s habits with regards to contraceptive methods use in Spain. The survey was conducted between July 21 and August 17, 2022 among 1.800 women aged 15 to 49 throughout Spain.

According to the survey findings 31,4% of the surveyed population have ever used emergency contraception. This rate is very similar to the last one recorded by the SEC (30% in 2018).  You can read the survey findings at https://sec.es/la-sec-presenta-la-encuesta-sobre-la-anticoncepcion-en-espana-2022/  and here. To learn more about access to emergency contraception in Spain visit our country page.