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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
What kinds of birth control are you
or your wife or partner using now?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Tubes tied 18.4 3.8 14.7 26.7


Vasectomy 17.2
13.9 26.1


Pill 29.2 28.8 37.2 23.4


Condoms 20.2 44.5 19.2 11.7


Foam, jelly, cream .8
.6 1.4


Diaphragm 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.7


Norplant 1.0
1.1 1.4


Shots - DepoProvera 4.2 8.5 7.6



Withdrawal .5
1.4



Other 7.0 13.2 3.1 7.6


Male Tubes tied 18.4 3.8 14.7 26.7


Vasectomy 17.2
13.9 26.1


Pill 29.2 28.8 37.2 23.4


Condoms 20.2 44.5 19.2 11.7


Foam, jelly, cream .8
.6 1.4


Diaphragm 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.7


Norplant 1.0
1.1 1.4


Shots - DepoProvera 4.2 8.5 7.6



Withdrawal .5
1.4



Other 7.0 13.2 3.1 7.6


Denominator is:
All male respondents under the age of 45 who are sexually active, whose sex partners are not pregnant, and are using birth control with their partners.

What kinds of birth control are you
or your wife or partner using now?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 476 74 195 207


Tubes tied 84 2 27 55


Vasectomy 76
27 49


Pill 147 24 72 51


Condoms 92 30 36 26


Foam, jelly, cream 5
1 4


Diaphragm 7 1 3 3


Norplant 4
2 2


Shots - DepoProvera 18 8 10



Withdrawal 3
3



Don't know/Not sure 5
4 1


Other 30 8 8 14


Refused 5 1 2 2


Male Total 476 74 195 207


Tubes tied 84 2 27 55


Vasectomy 76
27 49


Pill 147 24 72 51


Condoms 92 30 36 26


Foam, jelly, cream 5
1 4


Diaphragm 7 1 3 3


Norplant 4
2 2


Shots - DepoProvera 18 8 10



Withdrawal 3
3



Don't know/Not sure 5
4 1


Other 30 8 8 14


Refused 5 1 2 2


Denominator is:
All male respondents under the age of 45 who are sexually active, whose sex partners are not pregnant, and are using birth control with their partners.