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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 68 37 53.1 36.8-68.8 25 34.9 21.2-51.7 6 11.9 3.9-31.4 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 40 20 49.3 29.6-69.2 16 35.7 18.9-57.0 4 15.0 4.4-40.3 0 0.0 . - .
Female 28 17 63.4 40.6-81.5 9 32.9 15.8-56.2 2 3.7 0.8-14.9 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 43 24 52.0 31.5-71.8 16 38.0 20.2-59.8 3 10.0 1.9-39.4 0 0.0 . - .
Other 25 13 55.4 31.0-77.5 9 28.7 13.3-51.5 3 15.9 3.6-48.5 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 47 30 58.1 37.9-75.9 13 28.6 14.0-49.7 4 13.2 3.8-37.1 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 20 6 27.1 12.0-50.5 12 66.2 43.3-83.4 2 6.7 1.6-24.0 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 32 15 51.1 29.1-72.7 13 29.7 13.8-52.6 4 19.2 5.8-48.2 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 36 22 55.8 33.1-76.3 12 41.9 21.7-65.2 2 2.3 0.5- 9.7 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 35 15 43.3 24.0-64.9 17 47.9 27.1-69.4 3 8.8 1.7-34.4 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 25 17 55.3 28.6-79.3 7 25.5 10.8-49.2 1 19.2 3.0-64.1 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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