What was your main reason for not doing anything the last
time you had sex to keep you from getting pregnant?

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error 95% Confidence Limit
Lower Upper
You didnít think you were going to have sex-no regular partner 8 5.0 2.4 0.3 9.6
You just didnít think about it 4 1.9 1.2 0.0 4.3
Donít care if you get pregnant 6 3.4 1.8 0.0 6.9
You want a pregnancy 25 13.0 2.8 7.4 18.5
You or your partner donít want to use birth control 1 0.6 0.6 0.0 1.8
Religious reasons 3 1.6 1.1 0.0 3.7
Donít think you or your partner can get pregnant (infertile or too old) 39 17.0 3.0 11.1 22.9
You had tubes tied (sterilization) 42 17.1 2.8 11.6 22.6
Your partner had a vasectomy (sterilization) 30 13.4 2.7 8.2 18.6
You are pregnant now 3 2.0 1.2 0.0 4.3
Same sex partner 4 2.4 1.3 0.0 4.9
Other reasons 44 22.7 3.5 15.8 29.6

Among female respondents aged 18-49 years, who were not
pregnant at the time or who did not have a hysterectomy
and she and her partner did not do anything the last time
she had vaginal sex to keep her from getting pregnant,
excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
ASKED ONLY FROM SEPTEMBER THROUGH DECEMBER OF 2017