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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
How long have you been using a method to prevent pregnancy every time you have intercourse?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
More than six months 83.8 80.1 81.6 92.1


6 months or less 16.2 19.9 18.4 7.9


Female More than six months 83.8 80.1 81.6 92.1


6 months or less 16.2 19.9 18.4 7.9


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

How long have you been using a method to prevent pregnancy every time you have intercourse?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 300 78 137 85


More than six months 254 63 113 78


6 months or less 44 15 23 6


Don't know/Not sure 2
1 1


Female Total 300 78 137 85


More than six months 254 63 113 78


6 months or less 44 15 23 6


Don't know/Not sure 2
1 1


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