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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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 vasectomy.

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 2,674 1,579 61.3 58.6-64.0 690 24.4 22.2-26.7 393 14.0 12.1-16.2 12 0.3 0.2- 0.7
-Davidson County 63 38 63.9 46.7-78.1 15 14.7 8.2-24.8 10 21.5 9.5-41.7 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 38 19 51.9 31.0-72.1 11 16.9 8.3-31.4 8 31.2 13.6-56.8 0 0.0 . - .
Female 25 19 85.3 68.1-94.1 4 10.6 3.7-27.1 2 4.1 0.9-15.9 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 53 31 64.0 47.4-77.8 14 18.9 10.5-31.4 8 17.2 7.2-35.5 0 0.0 . - .
Other 10 7 63.6 21.6-91.7 1 3.4 0.4-22.8 2 33.0 6.5-77.8 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 42 27 64.7 43.6-81.4 7 10.0 4.4-21.3 8 25.2 10.6-49.1 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 20 10 55.7 33.0-76.2 8 36.0 17.8-59.3 2 8.3 1.9-30.2 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 23 12 56.7 29.4-80.5 6 11.4 4.4-26.4 5 31.9 10.9-64.1 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 40 26 70.2 52.0-83.7 9 17.6 8.5-32.7 5 12.2 4.1-31.2 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 35 19 61.5 40.6-78.8 9 18.0 8.5-34.3 7 20.5 7.9-43.5 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 24 17 77.6 58.0-89.7 6 20.3 8.9-39.9 1 2.1 0.3-13.7 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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