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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Preconception Health & Family Planning-FEMALES

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

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  Total
Respond.^
Male condoms Birth control pills Male/female sterilization Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 447 130 31.0 25.0-37.7 127 28.0 22.5-34.2 89 19.9 15.1-25.8 101 21.1 16.6-26.4
-FEMALES 447 130 31.0 25.0-37.7 127 28.0 22.5-34.2 89 19.9 15.1-25.8 101 21.1 16.6-26.4
RACE
White 290 61 21.6 15.5-29.4 95 32.7 25.5-40.9 69 26.4 19.6-34.5 65 19.3 14.2-25.6
African American 89 *** *** *** 14 17.0 9.1-29.5 12 7.9 4.1-14.7 21 22.0 13.5-33.8
Other Minorities 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 257 84 35.9 28.0-44.6 85 32.5 25.3-40.7 34 11.4 7.3-17.3 54 20.2 14.7-27.0
35-44 185 45 20.0 13.9-27.8 40 17.3 11.2-25.6 *** *** *** 46 23.3 16.1-32.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 31 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 88 *** *** *** *** *** *** 17 13.7 7.6-23.4 17 14.6 8.3-24.5
Some Post-H.S. 130 *** *** *** 27 20.8 13.1-31.3 *** *** *** 24 16.7 10.6-25.2
College Graduate 198 45 20.8 15.0-28.2 67 36.9 28.4-46.3 35 15.8 10.6-22.9 51 26.5 19.1-35.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 49 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 47 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 59 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 12.0 5.6-23.9
$50,000- 74,999 45 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 98 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 22 18.0 10.5-29.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 55 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 392 113 29.7 23.4-36.7 115 29.6 23.6-36.4 73 19.3 14.2-25.7 91 21.4 16.7-27.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 439 127 30.7 24.6-37.5 125 28.2 22.7-34.5 87 19.7 14.9-25.6 100 21.4 16.8-26.8

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*Asked females ages 18 to 44 who responded YES to the question: 'Did you or your husband/partner
do anything the last time you had sex to keep you from getting pregnant?

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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