Table 1

Characteristics of the Freyja Study participants

CharacteristicWomen (n) (n=24)Men (n) (n=6)
Age group (years)
 Asian/Asian British3
 Black African/Caribbean/British3
 White British166
 White non-British2
 Really comfortable/comfortable154
 Neither comfortable or struggling6
Prior use of Natural Cycles for contraception17NA
Duration of Natural Cycles in ‘Plan’ mode (months)
Pregnancy status at interview
 Currently pregnant6NA
 Previous pregnancy but not currently7
 Has never been pregnant10
 Not sure1
  • NA, not asked.