validate recording of data on contraception, live-birth and still-birth, pregnancy histories, immunization of children, ante-natal care during pregnancy, post-natal care within 42 days of delivery, and institutional delivery,
examine the correctness of the compiled information,
examine the correctness of monthly reports,
identify the strengths and weaknesses of recording, compiling, and reporting systems,
estimate the contraceptive use rates by clinical and non-clinical methods,
estimate ANC, intra-partum, and PNC coverage, and
estimate EPI coverage for children aged between 12 and 23 months as well as for women aged 15-49 years.
The study was undertaken under a contract with Bangladesh Population and Health Consortium (BPHC).