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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Preconception Health & Family Planning-FEMALES

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:

The importance of being at a healthy weight for having a healthy pregnancy?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 944 425 45.2 40.7-49.8 519 54.8 50.2-59.3
-FEMALES 944 425 45.2 40.7-49.8 519 54.8 50.2-59.3
RACE
White 613 267 45.5 40.0-51.2 346 54.5 48.8-60.0
African American 186 88 42.0 32.3-52.4 98 58.0 47.6-67.7
Other Minorities 128 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 436 213 47.0 40.6-53.4 223 53.0 46.6-59.4
35-44 462 203 44.2 37.7-50.9 259 55.8 49.1-62.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 211 96 42.3 33.1-52.2 115 57.7 47.8-66.9
Some Post-H.S. 263 123 44.8 37.3-52.6 140 55.2 47.4-62.7
College Graduate 377 158 41.1 34.9-47.5 219 58.9 52.5-65.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 165 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 185 94 49.9 40.0-59.8 91 50.1 40.2-60.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 165 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 776 352 45.0 40.1-50.1 424 55.0 49.9-59.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 926 419 45.5 40.9-50.2 507 54.5 49.8-59.1

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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).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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