When you got pregnant with your new baby, what were you or your husband or partner doing to keep from getting pregnant?
||Tubes tied or closed (female sterilization)
|Vasectomy (male sterilization)
|Shot once a month (Lunelle)
|Shot once every 3 months (Depo-Provera)
|Contraceptive patch (OrthoEvra)
|Diaphragm, cervical cp, or sponge
|Cervical ring (NuvaRing or others)
|IUD (including Mirena)
|Rhythm method or natural family planning
|Withdrawal (pulling out)
|Not having sex (abstinence)
|a (n = 466) |
*2004 Data collected under Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) protocol.Return to Question Page
- All results are weighted.
- These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from April 2004 through March 2005. Child's dates of birth were from 1/1/2004 through 12/31/2004.
- 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.