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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Preconception Health & Family Planning-FEMALES

Did you or your husband/partner do anything the last time you had sex
to keep you from getting pregnant?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Not Applicable**
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 892 471 54.9 50.1-59.6 352 36.5 32.2-41.1 69 8.5 5.9-12.3
-FEMALES 892 471 54.9 50.1-59.6 352 36.5 32.2-41.1 69 8.5 5.9-12.3
RACE
White 580 309 56.0 50.2-61.7 225 34.7 29.7-40.1 46 9.2 5.6-14.7
African American 176 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 7.1 3.8-12.8
Other Minorities 124 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 418 261 62.9 56.3-69.1 124 27.1 21.9-33.0 33 9.9 6.0-16.0
35-44 442 205 44.5 37.9-51.4 207 49.2 42.4-56.1 30 6.2 3.8-10.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 89 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 198 89 51.8 41.4-61.9 89 39.0 29.5-49.4 20 9.2 5.5-15.1
Some Post-H.S. 248 137 61.1 53.3-68.4 94 31.4 24.9-38.7 17 7.5 4.1-13.4
College Graduate 356 210 60.6 54.0-66.9 120 33.3 27.4-39.9 26 6.0 3.5-10.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 110 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 7.4 3.3-15.5
$15,000- 24,999 155 *** *** *** *** *** *** 13 6.5 3.3-12.3
$25,000- 34,999 100 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 117 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 94 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 174 105 64.5 54.8-73.1 62 30.1 22.3-39.3 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 153 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 7.1 3.2-15.1
No 736 413 56.8 51.5-61.9 268 34.3 29.6-39.4 55 8.9 5.8-13.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 15 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 877 463 54.8 50.0-59.6 345 36.5 32.1-41.2 69 8.7 6.0-12.4

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*Asked only of females ages 18 to 44. **Not Applicable includes no partner/not sexually active and those with same sex partners.

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

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