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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for Pitt County

Family Planning

Are you or your husband/wife/partner doing anything now to keep from getting pregnant?
Some things people do to keep from getting pregnant include not having sex at certain times, using birth
control methods such as the pill, Norplant, shots or D epo-provera, condoms, diaphragm, foam, IUD, having
their tubes tied, or having a vasectomy.(If multiple partners consider usual method.)*.

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No Not Sexually Active Same sex partner
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,493 1,816 53.7 51.1-56.2 900 26.6 24.4-28.9 765 19.6 17.6-21.7 12 0.2 0.1- 0.4
Pitt County 255 156 67.0 60.3-73.0 53 18.6 14.1-24.2 46 14.4 10.1-20.0 0 0.0 . - .
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 195 94 49.1 41.1-57.2 51 27.7 21.1-35.5 49 22.3 16.5-29.5 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5
Forsyth 237 117 53.4 46.0-60.7 57 24.4 18.6-31.2 62 22.0 16.6-28.4 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0
Guilford 206 115 55.4 46.9-63.5 48 23.8 17.6-31.4 42 20.5 14.5-28.3 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0
Henderson/Transylvania 199 123 58.1 48.5-67.2 45 27.5 18.9-38.2 30 14.1 9.2-20.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6
Mecklenburg 263 137 55.9 48.2-63.4 59 22.1 16.8-28.5 67 21.9 16.3-28.9 0 0.0 . - .
Orange 268 136 57.0 48.2-65.3 55 20.3 14.9-27.1 74 21.4 16.0-28.1 3 1.2 0.4- 4.1
Randolph 220 104 46.2 38.6-54.1 70 31.8 25.1-39.3 46 22.0 15.4-30.3 0 0.0 . - .
Robeson 223 93 43.8 35.7-52.2 78 31.8 25.0-39.5 51 23.9 16.9-32.8 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9
Wake 269 153 57.5 50.4-64.3 48 18.1 13.3-24.1 67 24.1 18.3-31.0 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1
Western NC 323 160 48.7 42.3-55.2 97 31.2 25.6-37.4 65 19.8 14.8-26.0 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2
Piedmont NC 434 220 53.3 47.3-59.3 131 30.7 25.4-36.6 81 15.6 11.8-20.4 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3
Eastern NC 401 208 53.4 47.5-59.2 108 26.5 21.8-31.8 85 20.1 15.6-25.5 0 0.0 . - .

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for Pitt County. Please refer to the North Carolina table for statewide breakdowns.

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* This question was asked of female respondents who reported being ages 18-44 years old and not pregnant
and of male respondents who reported being ages 18-59 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, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Person, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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