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Oregon PRAMS: 1998-99 Results

Pregnancy Intendedness (Calculated based on question below)

Percent

Intended 60.3%
Unintended 39.7%
(n = 1,746)
Intended = wanted to be pregnant sooner or then.
Unintended = wanted to be pregnant later or not at any time in the future.

Thinking back to just before you got pregnant, how did you feel about becoming pregnant?
Check the best answer.

Percent

I wanted to be pregnant sooner 15.2%
I wanted to be pregnant then 41.6%
I wanted to be pregnant later 27.4%
I didn't want to be pregnant then or at any time in the future 10.0%
I don't know 5.7%
(n = 1,845)


  • All results are weighted.
  • These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from November 1998 through October 1999. Child's dates of birth were from 8/1/98 through 8/9/99.
  • 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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