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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Family Planning

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 Depo-provera, condoms, diaphragm, foam, IUD, having
their tubes tied, or having a vasect omy.

Are you or your husband/wife/partner doing anything now to keep from getting pregnant?*

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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 4,375 2,730 63.3 61.3-65.3 1,003 21.8 20.3-23.4 623 14.5 12.8-16.3 19 0.5 0.3- 0.8
-Alamance County 143 80 56.4 45.2-67.1 31 20.8 13.4-30.8 32 22.8 14.1-34.7 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 80 41 48.8 34.3-63.5 18 21.8 11.9-36.4 21 29.4 16.8-46.1 0 0.0 . - .
Female 63 39 69.8 56.3-80.5 13 19.1 10.7-31.6 11 11.2 5.7-20.7 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 102 61 60.0 46.1-72.4 22 21.4 12.4-34.5 19 18.5 9.4-33.4 0 0.0 . - .
Other 41 19 48.0 29.1-67.5 9 19.3 9.5-35.3 13 32.7 16.5-54.5 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 96 57 57.3 43.4-70.1 20 19.2 10.8-31.7 19 23.5 13.1-38.6 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 43 21 53.2 37.5-68.3 10 26.4 14.6-43.0 12 20.4 11.0-34.8 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 64 35 55.0 38.6-70.4 11 13.7 7.2-24.7 18 31.2 17.2-49.9 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 78 45 58.3 42.8-72.2 20 27.7 15.9-43.7 13 14.1 6.2-28.7 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 76 36 50.4 35.4-65.3 16 24.9 13.6-41.1 24 24.7 14.2-39.5 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 47 36 82.3 69.3-90.6 9 15.2 7.6-28.0 2 2.5 0.6-10.2 0 0.0 . - .

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported being ages 18-50 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.


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