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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Family Planning-WHITE MALES

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%)
TOTAL 2,747 1,479 56.0 53.7-58.2 767 29.9 27.8-32.0 490 13.6 12.3-15.1 11 0.5 0.3- 1.0
AGE
18-24 200 118 58.9 50.4-66.9 30 14.0 9.3-20.7 51 26.7 19.7-35.1 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4
25-34 598 377 64.1 59.4-68.6 135 25.1 21.0-29.6 84 10.5 8.1-13.6 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3
35-44 783 476 62.1 58.0-66.0 179 24.9 21.4-28.7 122 11.8 9.6-14.4 6 1.3 0.5- 3.1
45-54 773 372 51.4 47.1-55.6 253 35.6 31.6-39.8 147 13.0 10.7-15.6 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8
55-64 393 136 37.0 31.2-43.2 170 47.1 41.0-53.3 86 15.8 12.2-20.2 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 248 109 46.4 39.1-54.0 80 31.7 25.1-39.2 59 21.8 16.3-28.5 0 0.0 . - .
H.S. or G.E.D. 780 410 56.2 51.9-60.3 205 28.2 24.5-32.2 163 15.4 12.8-18.5 2 0.2 0.0- 1.1
Some Post-H.S. 724 406 55.5 51.1-59.8 198 30.6 26.6-34.9 115 13.0 10.3-16.2 5 0.9 0.3- 2.4
College Graduate 993 554 58.7 55.0-62.3 283 30.2 26.9-33.8 152 10.5 8.7-12.6 4 0.6 0.2- 1.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 157 54 37.8 28.6-48.0 30 24.5 16.4-35.0 72 37.3 28.3-47.3 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3
$15,000- 24,999 263 133 52.6 45.1-59.9 63 28.3 21.9-35.9 65 18.3 13.6-24.3 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1
$25,000- 34,999 338 157 49.5 43.2-55.9 88 30.0 24.2-36.4 91 20.2 16.0-25.2 2 0.2 0.1- 1.0
$35,000- 49,999 475 264 58.7 53.3-63.8 121 26.7 22.3-31.8 89 14.0 11.0-17.8 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9
$50,000-74,999 486 286 60.2 55.0-65.2 154 32.3 27.6-37.5 46 7.4 5.3-10.4 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 622 377 60.6 56.0-65.1 213 35.0 30.7-39.6 27 3.2 2.0- 5.2 5 1.2 0.5- 3.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 659 288 47.7 43.2-52.3 187 30.2 26.1-34.7 180 21.2 18.0-24.9 4 0.8 0.3- 2.3
No 2,024 1,151 58.5 55.8-61.1 567 30.0 27.6-32.5 299 11.1 9.6-12.7 7 0.4 0.2- 1.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 569 282 52.2 47.3-57.0 194 36.9 32.3-41.8 90 10.3 8.2-13.0 3 0.6 0.2- 2.0
Non-Veteran 2,095 1,146 56.7 54.1-59.2 552 28.2 25.9-30.7 389 14.6 12.9-16.4 8 0.5 0.2- 1.1
Currently Serving 82 51 63.8 51.4-74.6 21 26.8 17.3-39.0 10 9.5 4.7-18.2 0 0.0 . - .

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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 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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