Find maternal and infant health data on a state level, or by county or city. Narrow your results or compare with another region.
Search User Control
Location: Illinois
Topic: Contraception use at conception by income
Format: PRAMS Graph
slides (0)

Contraception use at conception by income: Illinois, 2009

Note: Vertical lines in graph represent 95% confidence intervals.
Email to a friend We will never share or sell your email.
You can send to a max of 5 people.
Separate addresses with commas.
Privacy policy
Compare with: 

Change years:        

• In Illinois in 2009, 46.5% of mothers in households with an annual income of less than $10,000 who were not trying to become pregnant were using contraception at the time of conception, compared to 59.9% in $10,000-$24,999, 57.9% in $25,000-$49,999 and 36.4% in $50,000 and over. 


  • Contraception use at conception: mother reported she or her husband or partner were taking steps, such as using birth control, to keep from getting pregnant at the time of conception. Only reported for mothers who were not trying to become pregnant.
  • Due to methodological changes, data by income are only available beginning in 2004.
  • For more information about the availability of PRAMS data by state and year, refer to the Calculations page.


  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System.
  • Retrieved July 05, 2020, from