[Females] What is your main reason for not doing anything to keep you from getting pregnant? [Males] What
is your main reason for not doing anything to keep your partner from getting pregnant?
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Geographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
You or your partner had hysterectomy
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
You want a pregnancy
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
You or your partner are too old
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Not sexually active
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Other reason
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 577 118  16.9  (13.4-21.2) 71  16.3  (11.8-22.0) 73  14.3  (10.6-19.0) 72  10.6  ( 7.8-14.3) 243  41.9  (36.2-47.7)
       ADDs            
Barren River  26   4  14.6  ( 5.3-34.4)  2   6.3  ( 1.4-23.6)  5  21.7  ( 8.5-45.4)  6  33.9  (14.9-60.1)   9  23.5  (10.3-45.1)
Big Sandy  32   5  10.9  ( 4.2-25.5)  2   4.1  ( 1.0-15.5)  7  26.7  (12.5-48.0)  1   1.0  ( 0.1- 6.9)  17  57.3  (38.3-74.4)
Bluegrass  41  11  16.4  ( 8.6-29.2)  5  13.5  ( 5.4-29.9)  6  16.7  ( 7.2-34.2)  6  12.7  ( 5.3-27.7)  13  40.6  (23.9-59.9)
Buffalo Trace  25   5  24.6  ( 9.5-50.4)  6  20.0  ( 8.4-40.5)  1   4.5  ( 0.6-26.1)  1   1.3  ( 0.2- 8.9)  12  49.6  (28.5-70.8)
Cumberland Valley  46   3   2.8  ( 0.8- 8.9)  4  15.0  ( 5.8-33.7)  5   9.3  ( 3.7-21.2)  8  13.0  ( 5.9-26.2)  26  60.0  (43.8-74.2)
FIVCO  44  10  25.8  (13.2-44.4)  7  13.5  ( 6.2-26.9)  7  17.4  ( 7.4-35.7)  1   0.7  ( 0.1- 4.9)  19  42.5  (27.1-59.6)
Gateway  53  12  22.7  (12.7-37.2)  5  13.0  ( 5.3-28.4)  7  16.4  ( 7.8-31.2)  7  13.4  ( 5.5-29.1)  22  34.5  (22.4-49.0)
Green River  37  13  24.0  (12.7-40.7)  3  11.0  ( 3.5-29.7)  2   6.5  ( 1.6-23.2)  5   7.6  ( 2.8-18.9)  14  50.9  (31.8-69.7)
Kentucky River  42   8   8.6  ( 3.9-17.9)  6  15.2  ( 6.3-32.3)  7  23.2  ( 9.9-45.4)  3  14.4  ( 3.3-45.3)  18  38.6  (22.6-57.5)
KIPDA  39   8  17.2  ( 8.1-33.0)  5  21.0  ( 8.2-44.3)  7  19.6  ( 8.8-38.1)  3   4.0  ( 1.0-15.3)  16  38.2  (22.8-56.4)
Lake Cumberland  26   5  15.9  ( 6.3-34.9)  6  40.7  (20.9-64.0)  2   9.5  ( 2.3-31.8)  5   9.5  ( 3.6-22.8)   8  24.4  (11.6-44.3)
Lincoln Trail  41   3   8.7  ( 2.6-25.2)  5  20.0  ( 8.0-41.8)  2   4.4  ( 1.1-16.3)  9  15.3  ( 7.6-28.6)  22  51.5  (34.6-68.0)
Northern Kentucky  50  11  25.4  (13.6-42.5)  6  12.8  ( 5.4-27.4)  4   7.2  ( 2.6-18.0)  9  14.3  ( 6.8-27.6)  20  40.2  (26.1-56.2)
Pennyrile  44  12  21.7  (11.3-37.5)  8  29.5  (13.2-53.6)  6   7.8  ( 3.2-17.9)  6  14.9  ( 5.1-36.3)  12  26.1  (13.8-43.6)
Purchase  31   8  19.1  ( 8.6-37.3)  1   1.3  ( 0.2- 8.7)  5  20.2  ( 7.9-42.9)  2   1.8  ( 0.4- 8.1)  15  57.5  (37.2-75.5)

Asked to female respondents age 18-44 and male respondents age 18-59 who report not doing anything to prevent
pregnancy.
Top four responses listed. Remaining responses are grouped in 'other'category.
#Use caution in interpreting data for total respondents less than 50. N = Cell Size, NH = Non-Hispanic, %
= Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.
Unless stated differently above, Missing, 'Don't know', and Refused responses are excluded.