Received: 28 June 2018
Accepted: 20 February 2019
First Online: 12 March 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The Ghana Health Service Institutional Review Board (IRB) approved the study protocol, survey instruments and materials prior to the commencement of the surveys. Individual consent was also obtained during the data collection process. An application requesting for the use of the 2014 Ghana Demographic and Health Survey data was sent to the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) representative. Data was then used after approval was obtained.
: Not applicable.
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