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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
What kinds of birth control are you or your husband or partner using now?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Tubes tied (sterilization) 17.5 1.1 12.8 30.1


Vasectomy (sterilization) 19.9 1.1 12.0 36.7


Pill 31.9 53.5 43.1 10.7


Condoms 16.4 22.0 17.7 12.3


Foam, jelly, cream .6
1.0 .6


Diaphragm 1.7 .4 1.5 2.7


Norplant 1.3 2.6 1.3 .6


Shots (depo-provera) 4.2 9.8 4.0 1.6


Withdrawal .8 2.3 .4 .4


Other 5.7 7.2 6.3 4.5


Female Tubes tied (sterilization) 17.5 1.1 12.8 30.1


Vasectomy (sterilization) 19.9 1.1 12.0 36.7


Pill 31.9 53.5 43.1 10.7


Condoms 16.4 22.0 17.7 12.3


Foam, jelly, cream .6
1.0 .6


Diaphragm 1.7 .4 1.5 2.7


Norplant 1.3 2.6 1.3 .6


Shots (depo-provera) 4.2 9.8 4.0 1.6


Withdrawal .8 2.3 .4 .4


Other 5.7 7.2 6.3 4.5


Denominator is:
All female respondents under the age of 45 who have not had had hysterectomies, are not pregnant, are sexually active, and are using birth control now.

What kinds of birth control are you or your husband or partner using now?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 706 132 276 298


Tubes tied (sterilization) 131 2 37 92


Vasectomy (sterilization) 133 2 33 98


Pill 212 67 112 33


Condoms 110 27 47 36


Foam, jelly, cream 5
3 2


Diaphragm 11 1 4 6


Norplant 6 3 2 1


Shots (depo-provera) 33 16 12 5


Withdrawal 4 2 1 1


Don't know/Not sure 1

1


Other 43 10 18 15


Refused 17 2 7 8


Female Total 706 132 276 298


Tubes tied (sterilization) 131 2 37 92


Vasectomy (sterilization) 133 2 33 98


Pill 212 67 112 33


Condoms 110 27 47 36


Foam, jelly, cream 5
3 2


Diaphragm 11 1 4 6


Norplant 6 3 2 1


Shots (depo-provera) 33 16 12 5


Withdrawal 4 2 1 1


Don't know/Not sure 1

1


Other 43 10 18 15


Refused 17 2 7 8


Denominator is:
All female respondents under the age of 45 who have not had had hysterectomies, are not pregnant, are sexually active, and are using birth control now.