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Before you got pregnant, did your health insurance cover the cost of birth control?
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Yes, it covered all or part of the cost of my birth control 29.0%
Yes, it covered birth control, but not the method I wanted 2.8%
Yes, it covered birth control, but I didn't use a method 10.2%
No, it did not cover birth control 20.0%
I didn't have any health insurance 22.2%
Don't Know/Not sure 15.7%
(n = 2,097)

  • All results are weighted.
  • These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from March 2000 through March 2001. Child's dates of birth were from 1/1/2000 through 12/31/2000.
  • The number of respondents (n) is the number of women who chose the responses above.
  • Percents may not add to 100.0 due to rounding.

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