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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Family Planning

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than 12 mos. 12 mos. to 2 years 2 to 5 years 5 or more years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,281 323 27.0 24.0-30.1 366 28.0 25.1-31.0 405 29.4 26.6-32.4 187 15.6 13.3-18.3
-Eastern NC 434 106 25.8 21.0-31.4 117 28.3 23.4-33.8 150 31.9 27.0-37.1 61 14.0 10.6-18.2
GENDER
Male 187 53 31.8 24.0-40.7 45 27.0 19.9-35.5 61 28.9 22.2-36.7 28 12.3 8.0-18.4
Female 247 53 19.3 14.4-25.4 72 29.8 23.7-36.8 89 35.1 28.5-42.2 33 15.8 11.0-22.1
RACE
White 287 70 25.0 19.4-31.5 69 25.1 19.7-31.4 107 37.9 31.5-44.7 41 12.0 8.6-16.7
African American 93 22 20.9 13.3-31.3 27 34.5 23.4-47.6 29 24.4 16.3-34.8 15 20.2 12.1-31.9
AGE
18-24 140 15 12.7 6.8-22.5 29 22.8 14.9-33.4 51 33.8 25.3-43.4 45 30.7 22.6-40.2
25-34 215 48 25.7 18.7-34.2 68 32.9 25.9-40.7 86 35.3 28.3-43.0 13 6.2 3.3-11.3
35-44 69 37 50.4 37.0-63.8 17 25.8 15.3-39.9 13 21.3 12.1-34.8 2 2.5 0.6-10.5
45-54 (All Males*) 8 5 70.4 34.1-91.6 2 23.2 5.3-61.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 6.5 0.8-36.6
55-59 (All Males*) 2 1 36.4 3.5-90.2 1 63.6 9.8-96.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 45 11 29.6 14.7-50.6 15 37.3 21.4-56.5 11 18.6 9.2-34.0 8 14.5 6.5-29.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 104 22 23.9 15.1-35.7 30 30.1 20.8-41.3 39 31.6 22.5-42.3 13 14.5 8.0-24.6
Some Post-H.S. 145 34 24.2 17.0-33.1 31 19.7 13.4-28.1 54 37.5 28.9-47.0 26 18.6 12.4-26.9
College Graduate 140 39 27.7 20.0-36.9 41 32.3 24.1-41.7 46 32.6 24.5-41.8 14 7.5 4.2-12.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 35 8 26.5 9.9-54.1 10 34.0 17.5-55.6 11 24.2 11.9-43.1 6 15.3 5.8-34.4
$15,000- 24,999 76 13 21.9 11.6-37.4 22 35.5 23.3-50.1 33 32.9 22.0-45.9 8 9.7 4.2-20.8
$25,000- 34,999 68 12 18.5 10.3-31.1 16 24.0 14.5-36.9 32 47.2 34.5-60.3 8 10.3 4.9-20.3
$35,000- 49,999 68 17 27.0 16.5-40.9 17 23.8 14.6-36.4 25 36.2 24.6-49.7 9 12.9 5.9-26.0
$50,000-74,999 67 22 35.7 23.5-50.0 21 26.8 17.0-39.6 17 26.1 15.7-40.2 7 11.4 4.9-24.0
$75,000+ 59 21 29.3 18.6-42.9 17 35.8 22.8-51.3 17 27.5 16.9-41.3 4 7.5 2.5-20.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 76 18 22.1 13.5-34.1 22 28.6 18.5-41.3 24 35.1 23.7-48.4 12 14.2 7.6-25.0
No 347 88 27.5 21.9-34.0 92 28.2 22.7-34.4 121 30.5 25.3-36.3 46 13.7 10.0-18.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 26 9 40.0 21.8-61.5 8 30.3 14.8-52.0 9 29.7 14.7-50.8 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 373 87 24.5 19.3-30.6 103 29.3 23.9-35.3 124 30.3 25.2-35.9 59 15.9 12.0-20.7
Currently Serving 35 10 27.9 14.2-47.4 6 16.2 7.0-33.4 17 50.5 32.1-68.8 2 5.4 1.2-21.7

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* This question was asked of female respondents who reported being ages 18-44 years old and not pregnant, or male respondents who reported being ages 18-59 years old and who wanted to have chidl (now or in the future)

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** 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, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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