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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
When you have intercourse, how often
do you use a method to prevent pregnancy?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Some of the time 8.6 7.6 8.3 10.5


Most of the time 10.3 13.7 7.2 11.4


Every time 81.1 78.6 84.5 78.1


Female Some of the time 8.6 7.6 8.3 10.5


Most of the time 10.3 13.7 7.2 11.4


Every time 81.1 78.6 84.5 78.1


Denominator is:
All female respondents under the age of 45 who have not had had hysterectomies, are not pregnant, are sexually active, are using birth control now, were not sterilized or had tubal ligation.

When you have intercourse, how often
do you use a method to prevent pregnancy?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 424 126 199 99


Some of the time 33 9 13 11


Most of the time 43 16 15 12


Every time 340 99 166 75


Don't know/Not sure 2 1 1



Refused 6 1 4 1


Female Total 424 126 199 99


Some of the time 33 9 13 11


Most of the time 43 16 15 12


Every time 340 99 166 75


Don't know/Not sure 2 1 1



Refused 6 1 4 1


Denominator is:
All female respondents under the age of 45 who have not had had hysterectomies, are not pregnant, are sexually active, are using birth control now, were not sterilized or had tubal ligation.