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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
What are your reasons for not using any birth control now?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
I am not having sex 6.4 10.9 4.6 5.7


I want to get pregnant 24.0 25.7 37.9 13.1


I don't want to use birth control 6.9
17.2 2.5


My husband partner doesn't want to use birth control .4

.8


I dont' think I can get pregnant 6.6 2.0 4.6 10.1


I can't pay for birth control 3.5 11.9
2.5


Other 52.2 49.5 35.6 65.3


Female I am not having sex 6.4 10.9 4.6 5.7


I want to get pregnant 24.0 25.7 37.9 13.1


I don't want to use birth control 6.9
17.2 2.5


My husband partner doesn't want to use birth control .4

.8


I dont' think I can get pregnant 6.6 2.0 4.6 10.1


I can't pay for birth control 3.5 11.9
2.5


Other 52.2 49.5 35.6 65.3


Denominator is:
All female respondents under the age of 45 who are sexually active, are using birth control now, but were not sterilized or had tubal ligation, and who use this method every time.

What are your reasons for not using any birth control now?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 151 27 54 70


I am not having sex 11 3 3 5


I want to get pregnant 34 6 19 9


I don't want to use birth control 9
7 2


My husband partner doesn't want to use birth control 1

1


I dont' think I can get pregnant 12 1 2 9


I can't pay for birth control 3 2
1


Don't know/Not sure 9 2 3 4


Other 68 12 18 38


Refused 4 1 2 1


Female Total 151 27 54 70


I am not having sex 11 3 3 5


I want to get pregnant 34 6 19 9


I don't want to use birth control 9
7 2


My husband partner doesn't want to use birth control 1

1


I dont' think I can get pregnant 12 1 2 9


I can't pay for birth control 3 2
1


Don't know/Not sure 9 2 3 4


Other 68 12 18 38


Refused 4 1 2 1


Denominator is:
All female respondents under the age of 45 who are sexually active, are using birth control now, but were not sterilized or had tubal ligation, and who use this method every time.