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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Preconception Health & Family Planning

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker EVER talked with you about any of the following
topics during a ROUTINE HEALTH CARE visit:

Your plans for having children?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 942 453 45.1 40.6-49.7 489 54.9 50.3-59.4
GENDER
Female 942 453 45.1 40.6-49.7 489 54.9 50.3-59.4
RACE
White 611 296 44.4 39.0-50.0 315 55.6 50.0-61.0
African American 185 85 43.1 33.3-53.5 100 56.9 46.5-66.7
Native American 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 121 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-English Speaking 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 817 385 43.3 38.6-48.2 432 56.7 51.8-61.4
AGE
18-34 432 220 45.6 39.3-52.0 212 54.4 48.0-60.7
35-44 464 227 46.3 39.8-52.9 237 53.7 47.1-60.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 212 87 36.8 28.3-46.2 125 63.2 53.8-71.7
Some Post-H.S. 261 121 44.4 36.9-52.2 140 55.6 47.8-63.1
College Graduate 375 192 49.2 42.7-55.7 183 50.8 44.3-57.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 162 *** *** *** 81 52.5 42.0-62.8
$25,000- 34,999 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000-74,999 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 187 109 51.3 41.3-61.2 78 48.7 38.8-58.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 166 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 773 376 44.0 39.1-49.0 397 56.0 51.0-60.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 923 445 45.3 40.7-49.9 478 54.7 50.1-59.3

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*Asked only of females ages 18 to 44.

These questions have not been asked in 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).

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