Table 2

 The prevalence of oral contraceptive pill prescribing by Scottish family planning clinics during the study year

Age (y)No. prescribed the OCP by an FPCNo. of females at that age using Scottish Census figures 1999–2000Annual prevalence/1000 girls of that age (95% CI)
>139943510.1 (0.005 to 0.18)
1333319091.03 (0.7 to 1.5)
14191322145.9 (5.2 to 6.8)
154973168115.7 (14.4 to 17.1)
1610353036434.1 (32.1 to 36.2)