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Use of Emergency Birth Control Pills

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
In the last year, have you used emergency birth control pills?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 40.4 54.5 25.0 66.7


No 59.6 45.5 75.0 33.3


Female Yes 40.4 54.5 25.0 66.7


No 59.6 45.5 75.0 33.3


Denominator is:
All female respondents under the age of 45 who are not using birth control or using birth control other than sterilization, and have used emergency birth control pills in the last 5 years.

In the last year, have you used emergency birth control pills?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 29 11 16 2


Yes 11 5 5 1


No 18 6 11 1


Female Total 29 11 16 2


Yes 11 5 5 1


No 18 6 11 1


Denominator is:
All female respondents under the age of 45 who are not using birth control or using birth control other than sterilization, and have used emergency birth control pills in the last 5 years.