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Oregon PRAMS: 1998-99 Results

What are your reasons for not using any birth control now?
Check all that apply.

Percent

I am not having sex 44.3%
I want to get pregnant 4.5%
I don't want to use birth control 23.1%
My husband or partner doesn't want to use birth control 12.5%
I don't think I can get pregnant 6.2%
I can't pay for birth control 9.1%
I am pregnant now 2.8%
Other 25.8%
(n = 356)
Denominator is respondents who are not using any birth control now and who chose the responses above.

  • All results are weighted.
  • These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from November 1998 through October 1999. Child's dates of birth were from 8/1/98 through 8/9/99.
  • 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.

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