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Oregon BRFSS Data

Selected Topics by County 2004-2007

Current Use of Birth Control, Oregon, 2004-2007 (Non age-adjusted)
Current use of birth control among males 18 to 59 years old and females 18 to 44 years old. Excludes those who are currently pregnant, those whose partners are currently pregnant, those who are not sexually active, those who have same-sex partners, or those who have been sterilized or have had
Source: Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
      95% Confidence  
Males, 18 to 59 PERCENT   Interval Small Number Interviews
Females, 18-44 weighted % S.S.* L. limit % U. limit % # unweighted N unweighted N
STATEWIDE 78.1   77.0 79.2   5438 6967
BAKER 77.2   59.7 88.5 ** 26 35
BENTON 76.8   69.1 83.0   138 184
CLACKAMAS 79.8   76.2 83.0   515 654
CLATSOP 75.4   64.1 84.0   69 91
COLUMBIA 80.8   69.7 88.5   81 102
COOS 69.2   58.5 78.2   82 113
CROOK 85.2   58.7 95.9 ** 22 25
CURRY 74.2   55.4 87.0 ** 23 32
DESCHUTES 81.3   75.3 86.1   223 272
DOUGLAS 72.2   64.5 78.8   161 216
GILLIAM/WHEELER **   ** ** ** ** 8
GRANT **   ** ** ** 12 16
HARNEY **   ** ** ** 11 13
HOOD RIVER 91.1   78.3 96.6 ** 36 41
JACKSON 81.0   76.2 85.1   286 357
JEFFERSON 73.6   56.0 85.9 ** 28 41
JOSEPHINE 83.6   75.8 89.3   120 146
KLAMATH 75.3   65.3 83.2   99 131
LAKE **   ** ** ** 14 18
LANE 79.4   75.7 82.6   513 655
LINCOLN 71.4   60.1 80.6   58 86
LINN 76.6   69.5 82.4   183 234
MALHEUR 83.5   66.9 92.7   53 60
MARION 78.5   73.7 82.6   372 479
MORROW 82.8   56.6 94.7 ** 20 23
MULTNOMAH 77.4   74.7 79.9   1070 1370
POLK 75.3   63.8 84.0   111 148
TILLAMOOK 90.7 s+ 80.1 96.0 ** 43 49
UMATILLA 76.8   67.6 84.0   118 153
UNION 73.1   60.0 83.0   61 82
WALLOWA **   ** ** ** 13 17
WASCO/SHERMAN 50.3   33.0 67.5 ** 26 44
WASHINGTON 78.2   74.9 81.1   717 908
YAMHILL 77.1   68.2 84.2   128 164
* S.S. = Statistical Significance: s+ indicates that the county estimate is greater than the statewide rate; s-, less than the statewide rate; a blank, not different from the statewide
** Percentages are not reliable and not shown if fewer than 50 respondents. Data are not shown if fewer than 20 respondents.