Women's Contraceptive Use: Self-Efficacy includes 15 items that capture a woman's confidence in her ability to utilize contraception when cognizant of the reaction that contraceptive use might bring.
Geographies Tested: United States of America
Populations Included: Female
Age Range: Adolescents, Adults
A 5-point Likert scale
Not at all confident - 1
Extremley confident - 5
Items are averaged to create a total scale.
Galavotti, C., Cabral, R. J., Lansky, A., Grimley, D. M., Riley, G. E., & Prochaska, J. O. (1995). Validation of measures of condom and other contraceptive use among women at high risk for HIV infection and uninteded pregnancy. Health Psychology, 14(6), 570-578. https://doi.org/10.1037//0278-618.104.22.1680
Ease of Use Score
Existing Literature/Theoretical Framework
Field Expert Input
Cognitive Interviews / Pilot Testing