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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 83 48 58.6 45.3-70.8 25 27.4 17.6-40.0 10 14.0 6.3-28.1 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 47 25 56.5 39.4-72.1 16 36.7 22.0-54.4 6 6.9 2.7-16.2 0 0.0 . - .
Female 36 23 61.6 40.3-79.3 9 14.6 7.1-27.7 4 23.8 8.7-50.4 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 72 43 59.8 45.5-72.5 19 23.4 14.1-36.3 10 16.8 7.7-32.8 0 0.0 . - .
Other 11 5 53.1 20.2-83.5 6 46.9 16.5-79.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 62 39 60.0 44.6-73.6 17 26.4 15.6-41.1 6 13.6 5.3-30.8 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 19 9 55.9 32.6-76.8 6 26.9 11.6-51.0 4 17.2 5.6-42.1 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 37 22 58.1 38.7-75.3 10 24.6 12.0-43.7 5 17.3 6.2-39.7 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 46 26 59.4 43.9-73.3 15 31.6 19.1-47.4 5 9.0 3.4-21.5 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 37 20 60.3 40.9-77.0 10 25.9 12.7-45.7 7 13.8 5.6-30.0 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 39 25 60.1 40.0-77.3 12 29.6 15.5-49.2 2 10.2 1.8-41.5 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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