Contraception used by U.S. teens at most recent intercourse 2011-2015, by gender

This statistic shows the percentage of U.S. teenagers that used select contraception methods during their most recent sexual intercourse from 2011 to 2015, by gender. According to the data, 21.7 percent of females used dual methods for their most recent intercourse. Comparatively, about 35 percent of males used dual methods at their most recent intercourse as well.

Percentage of U.S. teenagers that used select contraception methods during their last sexual intercourse from 2011 to 2015, by gender

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Source

Release date

June 2017

Region

United States

Survey time period

2011 to 2015

Number of respondents

4,134 respondents

Age group

15-19 years

Special properties

never-married teens

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

Last sexual intercourse in the past 3 months among never-married males and females.
All other methods, excluding condom and hormonal methods. Thus, if other method was combined with condom or hormonal method, it is not counted. Other methods include withdrawal, sterilization, IUD, female condom, diaphragm, cervical cap, spermicidal foam, jelly or cream, suppository, sponge, calendar rhythm method, and “other” methods.

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