National Survey of Family Growth

Key Statistics from the National Survey of Family Growth - F Listing

 

Family planning and related medical services

F Listing Table
2015-2017
Percentage of women 15-49 years of age who received at least one family planning
or medical service from a medical care provider in the last 12 months
70.9% (1.13)

Note: Receipt of at least one family planning or medical service from a medical care provider in the last 12 months includes receiving any of the following services: pelvic exam, Pap test, STD test, birth control method, birth control check-up or test, pregnancy test, birth control counseling, prenatal care, post-partum, emergency contraception, abortion, counseling about getting sterilized.

Source: Special tabulation by NCHS

 

Family planning and related medical services received in the last 12 months among women 15-49 years of age

F Listing Table
2015-2017
Pelvic exam 54.1% (1.13)
Pap test 53.4% (1.30)
STD test 32.4% (1.29)
Birth control method 29.5% (1.03)
Birth control check-up or test 22.9% (0.89)
Pregnancy test 20.2% (0.68)
Birth control counseling 18.3% (0.93)
Prenatal Care   6.1% (0.46)
Post-pregnancy care   5.7% (0.49)
Emergency contraception   2.8% (0.43)
Sterilization counseling   2.4% (0.27)
Emergency contraception counseling   2.0% (0.29)
Abortion   0.6% (0.21)

Note: Services are shown in approximate order of prevalence in 2015-2017.

Source: Special tabulation by NCHS

 

Father’s living arrangement with his children

Percent distribution of men 15-49 by living arrangement with his biological or adopted children aged 18 or younger (if any)

F Listing Table
2015-2017
Lives with all his biological or adopted children 18 or younger 33.8% (1.35)
Lives with none of his biological or adopted children 18 or younger   5.1% (0.49)
Lives with some of his biological or adopted children 18 or younger   4.9% (0.51)
Has no biological or adopted children 18 or younger, or has never had children 56.1% (1.35)

Source: Special tabulation by NCHS

 

Forced or nonvoluntary intercourse for women and men

F Listing Table
2015-2017
Percentage of women 18-49 years of age ever forced by a male to have sexual intercourse at some time in their lives 18.8% (0.90)

Source: Special tabulation by NCHS

 

F Listing Table
2015-2017
Percentage of women 18-49 years of age who ever had sexual intercourse, whose first intercourse was not voluntary 6.5% (0.65)

Source: Special tabulation by NCHS

 

Percentage of men 18-49 years of age ever forced:

F Listing Table
2015-2017
by a female to have sexual intercourse at some time in their lives 4.3% (0.36)
by another male to have sex at some time in their lives 2.3% (0.44)
by a male or female to have sex at some time in their lives 6.1% (0.51)

Source: Special tabulation by NCHS

 

Page last reviewed: November 6, 2019