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What are your ou your husband's or partner's reasons for not doing anything to keep from getting pregnant now.
(a) I am not having sex 38.3%
I want to get pregnant 9.1%
I don't want to use birth control 26.1%
My husband or partner doesn't want to use anything 11.6%
I don't think I can get pregnant (sterile) 10.1%
I can't pay for birth control 6.6%
I am pregnant now .1%
Other 35.5%
a (n = 269); multiple response

  • All results are weighted.
  • These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from April 2004 through March 2005. Child's dates of birth were from 1/1/2004 through 12/31/2004.
  • 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.
*2004 Data collected under Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) protocol.

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