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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 my birth control met 30.6%
Yes, it covered birth control but not the method I wanted 2.0%
Yes, it covered birth control, but I didn't use a method 7.4%
No, it did not cover birth control 18.4%
I didn't have any health insurance 25.3%
Don't know/Not sure 16.4%
(n = 1,740)

  • All results are weighted.
  • These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from March 2001 through January 2002. Child's dates of birth were from 1/1/2001 through 11/04/2001.
  • 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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