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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

Family Planning

Have you been pregnant in the past five years?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,642 509 31.6 28.1-35.2 1,133 68.4 64.8-71.9
GENDER
Female 1,642 509 31.6 28.1-35.2 1,133 68.4 64.8-71.9
RACE
White 1,148 341 29.1 25.1-33.4 807 70.9 66.6-74.9
African American 384 129 36.4 29.3-44.1 255 63.6 55.9-70.7
Other Minorities 85 33 44.2 29.3-60.1 52 55.8 39.9-70.7
HISPANIC
Yes 55 18 24.4 11.7-44.0 37 75.6 56.0-88.3
No 1,585 491 31.9 28.4-35.6 1,094 68.1 64.4-71.6
AGE
18-24 287 111 38.0 30.0-46.8 176 62.0 53.2-70.0
25-34 620 270 46.2 40.0-52.4 350 53.8 47.6-60.0
35-44 735 128 15.6 12.2-19.6 607 84.4 80.4-87.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 100 34 46.2 31.0-62.2 66 53.8 37.8-69.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 474 149 29.6 23.8-36.2 325 70.4 63.8-76.2
Some Post-H.S. 490 154 31.8 26.1-38.1 336 68.2 61.9-73.9
College Graduate 575 171 29.7 24.1-36.0 404 70.3 64.0-75.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 140 40 31.7 20.6-45.5 100 68.3 54.5-79.4
$15,000- 24,999 292 89 33.4 25.8-42.0 203 66.6 58.0-74.2
$25,000- 34,999 268 93 35.7 27.1-45.3 175 64.3 54.7-72.9
$35,000- 49,999 293 89 35.3 27.6-43.7 204 64.7 56.3-72.4
$50,000+ 446 139 27.5 21.6-34.3 307 72.5 65.7-78.4
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 98 25 24.5 15.4-36.7 73 75.5 63.3-84.6
Cumberland 122 41 38.3 29.2-48.2 81 61.7 51.8-70.8
Durham 119 40 37.2 27.4-48.2 79 62.8 51.8-72.6
Forsyth 103 27 25.7 17.4-36.3 76 74.3 63.7-82.6
Gaston 125 47 37.2 28.3-47.1 78 62.8 52.9-71.7
Guilford 111 34 34.9 25.7-45.4 77 65.1 54.6-74.3
Mecklenburg 127 35 28.3 20.4-37.8 92 71.7 62.2-79.6
New Hanover 106 37 31.5 22.7-41.8 69 68.5 58.2-77.3
Onslow 144 53 43.4 34.3-52.9 91 56.6 47.1-65.7
Wake 126 27 25.1 17.2-35.0 99 74.9 65.0-82.8
Western NC 124 37 32.5 24.0-42.2 87 67.5 57.8-76.0
Piedmont NC 168 57 32.6 24.8-41.5 111 67.4 58.5-75.2
Eastern NC 169 49 31.0 22.9-40.3 120 69.0 59.7-77.1

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* This question was asked of female respondents who reported being ages 18-44 years old.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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