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Distribution of answers submitted by Irish voters.
Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Jan 18, 2016. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
Data based on 30-day moving average to reduce daily variance from traffic sources. Totals may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
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Contraception (birth control) are methods or devices used to prevent pregnancy. Contraception was illegal in Ireland until the government passed the Family Planning Bill which legalised the sale of birth control pills for medical purposes. An amendment was passed in 1985 which allowed condoms to be sold to people over 18 without a prescription. See recent contraception news