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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 170 109 63.9 55.1-71.9 37 24.0 17.2-32.4 24 12.0 7.4-19.0 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 75 40 55.9 42.9-68.1 25 35.1 23.8-48.4 10 9.0 4.5-17.1 0 0.0 . - .
Female 95 69 72.6 60.6-82.0 12 12.1 6.7-20.9 14 15.3 7.9-27.4 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 102 63 64.5 53.0-74.5 22 21.0 13.5-31.3 17 14.5 8.0-24.7 0 0.0 . - .
Other 68 46 63.1 48.9-75.3 15 28.7 17.3-43.5 7 8.3 3.6-17.8 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 137 92 65.7 55.8-74.4 25 22.6 15.2-32.1 20 11.8 6.8-19.5 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 31 16 53.9 35.2-71.7 11 31.8 17.1-51.2 4 14.3 4.9-35.2 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 56 37 64.7 49.4-77.4 11 23.9 13.1-39.6 8 11.4 5.2-23.1 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 114 72 63.6 52.6-73.3 26 24.1 16.0-34.5 16 12.3 6.7-21.6 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 84 50 59.9 47.0-71.6 16 21.6 12.7-34.4 18 18.4 10.7-29.8 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 65 44 69.8 56.3-80.6 17 27.4 17.0-41.1 4 2.7 1.0- 7.3 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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