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Oregon PRAMS: 2002 Results*
Pregnancy Intendedness (Calculated based on question below)

Percent

Intended 60.8%
Unintended 39.2%
(n = 1,312 )
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?


Percent

I wanted to be pregnant sooner 19.7%
I wanted to be pregnant then 41.1%
I wanted to be pregnant later 32.3%
I didn't want to be pregnant then or at any time in the future 6.9%
(n = 1,312)

  • All results are weighted.
  • These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from March 2002 through March 2003. Child's dates of birth were from 1/1/2002 through 12/31/2002.
  • 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.
*2002 Data collected under Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) protocol.

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