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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Preconception Health & Family Planning

How do you feel about having a child now or sometime in the future?

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  Total
Respond.^
Don't want a child Want child within next year Want child within 1-2 years Want child within 2+ years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 750 444 52.4 47.3-57.6 68 9.3 6.7-12.8 71 9.3 6.9-12.3 167 29.0 24.2-34.3
-Eastern NC 228 137 56.0 45.8-65.6 22 10.0 4.8-19.5 17 5.4 3.1- 9.2 52 28.7 20.4-38.7
GENDER
Female 228 137 56.0 45.8-65.6 22 10.0 4.8-19.5 17 5.4 3.1- 9.2 52 28.7 20.4-38.7
RACE
White 145 *** *** *** 15 7.3 3.8-13.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
African American 48 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 33 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 30 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 197 *** *** *** 18 9.6 4.3-20.2 16 5.5 3.1- 9.6 45 29.2 20.3-40.0
AGE
18-34 116 *** *** *** *** *** *** 13 7.5 4.0-13.6 *** *** ***
35-44 100 79 87.9 77.1-94.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 28 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 63 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 76 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 29 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 41 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 28 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 42 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 55 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 42 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 186 *** *** *** 17 6.4 3.5-11.4 16 6.2 3.5-10.8 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 10 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 218 131 56.5 46.1-66.4 21 9.9 4.7-19.8 17 5.5 3.2- 9.5 49 28.0 19.6-38.3

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*Asked only of females ages 18 to 44.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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