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When you got pregnant with your new baby, what kinds of birth control were you or your husband or partner using? Check all that apply.


Percent

Pill 43.7%
Condom 38.3%
Foam, jelly, cream 3.4%
Diaphragm 2.1%
Norplant .2%
Shots (Depo-Provera) 3.5%
Shots (Lunelle) .3%
Withrawal 18.2%
IUD (Intrauterine Device) 1.0%
Natural Family Planning (Rhythm) 14.8%
Other 10.4%
(n = 434)

  • All results are weighted.
  • These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from April 2003 through March 2004. Child's dates of birth were from 1/1/2003 through 12/31/2003.
  • 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.
*2003 Data collected under Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) protocol.

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