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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

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) 22.1 1.9 18.3 34.1


Vasectomy (sterilization) 20.1 3.1 14.6 32.0


Pill 26.4 42.6 33.2 13.7


Condoms 17.2 28.7 18.3 11.1


Foam, jelly, cream 1.1 2.0 .9 .7


Diaphragm 1.5 2.4 1.7 .9


Norplant .6 .7 .6 .6


Shots (depo-provera) 4.2 11.5 4.5 .7


Withdrawal .3 .3 .6



Other (specify) 6.6 6.8 7.2 6.1


Female Tubes tied (sterilization) 22.1 1.9 18.3 34.1


Vasectomy (sterilization) 20.1 3.1 14.6 32.0


Pill 26.4 42.6 33.2 13.7


Condoms 17.2 28.7 18.3 11.1


Foam, jelly, cream 1.1 2.0 .9 .7


Diaphragm 1.5 2.4 1.7 .9


Norplant .6 .7 .6 .6


Shots (depo-provera) 4.2 11.5 4.5 .7


Withdrawal .3 .3 .6



Other (specify) 6.6 6.8 7.2 6.1


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 868 141 360 367


Tubes tied (sterilization) 181 2 67 112


Vasectomy (sterilization) 169 5 48 116


Pill 242 65 124 53


Condoms 143 35 66 42


Foam, jelly, cream 8 2 3 3


Diaphragm 13 3 6 4


Norplant 7 1 2 4


Shots (depo-provera) 34 15 16 3


Withdrawal 3 1 2



Don't know/Not sure 1

1


Other (specify) 59 10 24 25


Refused 8 2 2 4


Female Total 868 141 360 367


Tubes tied (sterilization) 181 2 67 112


Vasectomy (sterilization) 169 5 48 116


Pill 242 65 124 53


Condoms 143 35 66 42


Foam, jelly, cream 8 2 3 3


Diaphragm 13 3 6 4


Norplant 7 1 2 4


Shots (depo-provera) 34 15 16 3


Withdrawal 3 1 2



Don't know/Not sure 1

1


Other (specify) 59 10 24 25


Refused 8 2 2 4


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.