Story: Contraception and sterilisation

Vasectomy popularity

Watching their partners give birth may be one reason why New Zealand men have the highest vasectomy rate in the world – as Margaret Sparrow of Family Planning suggests in this 1992 interview.

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Jane Tolerton, 'Contraception and sterilisation - IUDs and sterilisation', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/video/26994/vasectomy-popularity (accessed 6 July 2020)

Story by Jane Tolerton, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 7 Dec 2018