- Family planning is defined as a program to take steps to control when you conceive children and how many children you conceive.
An example of family planning is taking birth control pills.
Birth control pills are an aid to family planning.
the regulation, as by birth control methods, of the number, spacing, etc. of children that a family will have
A program to regulate the number and spacing of children in a family through the practice of contraception or other methods of birth control.