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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Family Planning-MALES

How do you feel about having a child now or sometime in the future? Would you say:

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  Total
Respond.^
Do NOT want to have one Do want to have one Not sure if do or don't
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,719 795 45.2 42.3-48.0 641 37.4 34.7-40.2 283 17.4 15.3-19.8
RACE
White 1,254 596 47.4 44.1-50.8 463 37.0 33.9-40.3 195 15.5 13.3-18.1
African American 266 131 48.6 41.6-55.6 98 37.1 30.6-44.2 37 14.3 10.1-19.9
Asian 26 11 34.4 17.7-56.1 8 38.2 19.5-61.1 7 27.5 12.5-50.0
Native American 24 12 45.2 23.6-68.7 8 26.9 11.6-50.6 4 28.0 10.3-56.6
Other Minorities 140 41 28.4 19.8-38.8 61 41.1 31.7-51.3 38 30.5 21.7-40.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 148 49 30.4 21.9-40.4 59 39.5 30.4-49.3 40 30.2 21.7-40.2
-English Speaking 47 20 38.8 24.7-55.1 18 43.2 28.2-59.7 9 18.0 8.7-33.5
-Spanish Speaking 101 29 27.3 17.5-40.0 41 38.1 27.4-50.1 31 34.6 23.9-47.1
Non-Hispanic 1,570 745 47.2 44.3-50.2 582 37.1 34.3-40.0 243 15.7 13.6-17.9
AGE
18-24 211 42 22.6 16.3-30.4 138 61.6 53.4-69.3 31 15.8 10.6-22.7
25-34 562 140 25.1 21.0-29.6 308 52.6 47.6-57.5 114 22.3 18.3-27.0
35-44 447 233 52.3 46.8-57.8 121 27.4 22.7-32.6 93 20.3 16.3-25.0
45-54 (All Males*) 327 244 73.8 67.5-79.3 54 17.7 13.1-23.5 29 8.5 5.5-12.9
55-59 (All Males*) 172 136 76.7 67.8-83.7 20 12.2 7.6-19.1 16 11.1 6.1-19.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 236 106 35.3 28.6-42.7 83 38.6 31.2-46.6 47 26.0 19.2-34.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 460 237 52.3 46.7-57.8 150 32.4 27.4-37.7 73 15.4 11.9-19.5
Some Post-H.S. 434 192 41.8 36.5-47.4 176 41.8 36.4-47.4 66 16.4 12.6-21.2
College Graduate 587 258 46.7 41.8-51.6 232 37.6 33.1-42.3 97 15.7 12.6-19.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 105 47 42.1 30.0-55.3 43 43.3 31.4-56.0 15 14.6 8.1-24.8
$15,000- 24,999 246 90 33.8 27.3-41.0 104 41.6 34.4-49.1 52 24.6 18.6-31.9
$25,000- 34,999 222 99 44.3 36.7-52.2 88 38.8 31.6-46.6 35 16.9 11.4-24.4
$35,000- 49,999 275 136 49.2 42.2-56.2 95 36.8 30.2-43.9 44 14.0 10.0-19.3
$50,000-74,999 287 138 45.1 38.5-51.9 105 37.7 31.3-44.5 44 17.2 12.5-23.3
$75,000+ 349 179 52.8 46.7-58.9 116 31.4 26.1-37.2 54 15.8 11.8-20.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 336 163 45.1 38.6-51.7 121 36.3 30.3-42.8 52 18.6 13.5-25.1
No 1,349 617 45.1 42.0-48.4 507 37.8 34.7-41.0 225 17.1 14.8-19.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 288 168 59.4 52.5-65.9 77 27.5 21.8-33.9 43 13.2 9.4-18.2
Non-Veteran 1,351 597 42.5 39.3-45.7 527 39.1 36.0-42.3 227 18.4 15.9-21.2
Currently Serving 80 30 43.2 31.4-55.9 37 42.6 31.1-55.0 13 14.1 7.8-24.2

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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

^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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