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What are your or your husband's or partner's reasons for not doing anything to keep from getting pregnant now? Check all that apply.

I am not having sex 34.6
I want to get pregnant 20.4
I don't want to use birth control 29.7
My husband or partner doesn't want to use anything 11.0
I don't think I can get pregnant (sterile) 5.9
I can't pay for birth control 5.8
I am pregnant now 0.3
Other 28.0
(n = 253)

  • All results are weighted.
  • These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from April 2005 through March 2006. Child's dates of birth were from 1/1/2005 through 12/31/2005.
  • 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.
*2005 Data collected under Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) protocol.

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