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Family Planning and the Catholic Residents of Barangay Poblacion Binuangan, CDO: Preferences, Perceived Effectiveness and Moral Questions on the Methods

1. Introduction
1.1 Rationale
Today one of the leading problems of a developing country is the population that results increasing of number of people every year. Some countries pass laws on how to control the increasing number of population like for instance China, having the one child policy. In our country, the increase number of people considered now as a treat in economy. Talking on population, “the current population of the Philippines is 101,660, 712 as of Saturday, February 13, 2016, based on the latest United Nations estimates” . The increasing number of population affects the economical
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Ledesma S. J., D.D. on pushing forward the Natural Family Planning per parishes in our diocese. This was to know whether the Catholic couples were faithfully on the use of Family Planning Methods and if they follow up counseling in line of the methods used. I once interviewed the Chairman on the Family Life and Apostolate and question about the methods they teach. She answered, “Most of our participants during pre-cana seminar often used natural family planning methods but because the parish was lack following up of the couple often diverts to use the artificial for reasons it is …show more content…
What are the effects on combining artificial and NFP methods?
1.3 Research Objectives
It is good to conceptualize particular objectives and in this research the main objective is to equip the couples with suitable usefulness, familiarity, and information on how to perceive the effectiveness of NFP particularly in Brgy. Poblacion Binuangan, Archdiocese of Cagayan de Oro. The specific objectives:
1. To explain the Natural Family Planning Methods.
2. To know the consent of both parties are followed.
3. To provide the relevant effects on the combine methods artificial and NFP.

1.4 Methodology
This research employed both qualitative and quantitative study design. It used in- depth interviews with couples who settled in the study areas to create the necessary information. In-depth interview takes the advantage from getting some information from the respondents on the study issue. I had fourteen couples as the respondents aged 25-50. The interview guide was prepared in English then before translated into visayan dialect. Each interview session lasted half an hour. One in-depth interview was performed each day. The interview guide focused on Family Planning decisions, couples perception on FPM. The interview was done in a conducive places were secured to provide privacy and free conversation between the respondent and

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