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1997 YRBS High School Survey

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
1997 High School


       
          Q76. The last time you had sexual intercourse,
              what one method did you or your partner
                     use to prevent pregnancy?
                     Weighted Column Percents
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 I have never had sexual
    intercourse"             65.4    76.8    68.1    60.5    49.8
 No method was used to
    prevent pregnancy         5.6     4.8     5.0     5.9     7.2
 Birth control pills          5.2     2.3     3.8     6.6    10.3
 Birth control shot (Depo
    Provera)                  1.9      .8     1.6     2.6     3.4
 Condoms                     16.9    12.1    16.9    18.5    22.4
 Withdrawal                   3.5     1.9     2.9     4.6     5.6
 Some other method             .8      .6      .8      .7     1.0
 Not Sure                      .7      .9      .7      .7      .3
 Female
   I have never had
      sexual intercourse"    65.2    78.8    68.1    59.0    47.4
   No method was used to
      prevent pregnancy       5.8     4.4     5.5     6.5     7.7
   Birth control pills        6.0     1.9     4.3     7.5    12.8
   Birth control shot
      (Depo Provera)          2.5      .9     2.4     3.6     3.9
   Condoms                   15.6    10.9    15.5    17.4    20.7
   Withdrawal                 3.9     2.3     3.1     5.0     6.3
   Some other method           .7      .4      .8      .6     1.0
   Not Sure                    .3      .5      .3      .3      .3
 Male
   I have never had
      sexual intercourse"    65.6    74.7    68.2    62.1    52.2
   No method was used to
      prevent pregnancy       5.4     5.3     4.6     5.2     6.7
   Birth control pills        4.5     2.7     3.2     5.6     7.8
   Birth control shot
      (Depo Provera)          1.3      .6      .9     1.5     2.8
   Condoms                   18.3    13.3    18.4    19.6    24.2
   Withdrawal                 3.1     1.4     2.8     4.1     4.8
   Some other method           .9      .8      .9      .8     1.0
   Not Sure                   1.0     1.3     1.1     1.1      .4
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                            Total N =
                              30,072
 
          Q76. The last time you had sexual intercourse,
              what one method did you or your partner
                     use to prevent pregnancy?
                      Unweighted Frequencies
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
 ----------------------------------------------------------------
 I have never had sexual
    intercourse"           19,199   6,727   5,537   4,100   2,835
 No method was used to
    prevent pregnancy       1,789     472     459     435     423
 Birth control pills        1,638     206     336     471     625
 Birth control shot (Depo
    Provera)                  643      78     154     189     222
 Condoms                    5,252   1,184   1,407   1,323   1,338
 Withdrawal                 1,090     179     255     308     348
 Some other method            244      55      74      53      62
 Not Sure                     217      78      60      54      25
 Female
   I have never had
      sexual intercourse"   9,805   3,541   2,791   2,080   1,393
   No method was used to
      prevent pregnancy       961     233     247     249     232
   Birth control pills        968      92     198     279     399
   Birth control shot
      (Depo Provera)          440      50     118     140     132
   Condoms                  2,458     555     632     648     623
   Withdrawal                 624     113     131     180     200
   Some other method          108      17      37      25      29
   Not Sure                    58      23      18       9       8
 Male
   I have never had
      sexual intercourse"   9,394   3,186   2,746   2,020   1,442
   No method was used to
      prevent pregnancy       828     239     212     186     191
   Birth control pills        670     114     138     192     226
   Birth control shot
      (Depo Provera)          203      28      36      49      90
   Condoms                  2,794     629     775     675     715
   Withdrawal                 466      66     124     128     148
   Some other method          136      38      37      28      33
   Not Sure                   159      55      42      45      17
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                            Total N =
                              30,072
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