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Use of Emergency Birth Control

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
In the last five years, did a partner of yours
use emergency birth control pills?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 1.9 3.5 1.4 1.7


No 98.1 96.5 98.6 98.3


Male Yes 1.9 3.5 1.4 1.7


No 98.1 96.5 98.6 98.3


Denominator is:
All male respondents under the age of 45 who are sexually active, whose sex partners are not pregnant, and are using birth control with their partners other than vasectomy or who are not using birth control.

In the last five years, did a partner of yours
use emergency birth control pills?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 534 93 230 211


Yes 9 2 3 4


No 506 85 219 202


Don't know/Not sure 16 5 7 4


Refused 3 1 1 1


Male Total 534 93 230 211


Yes 9 2 3 4


No 506 85 219 202


Don't know/Not sure 16 5 7 4


Refused 3 1 1 1


Denominator is:
All male respondents under the age of 45 who are sexually active, whose sex partners are not pregnant, and are using birth control with their partners other than vasectomy or who are not using birth control.