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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Preconception Health & Family Planning--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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
Have Health Insurance
Yes 698 328 43.6 38.5-48.9 370 56.4 51.1-61.5
No 240 122 48.7 39.6-57.9 118 51.3 42.1-60.4
Body Mass Index
Underweight 14 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 337 162 44.0 36.8-51.3 175 56.0 48.7-63.2
Overweight 237 112 43.9 35.0-53.2 125 56.1 46.8-65.0
Obese 225 104 46.7 37.5-56.2 121 53.3 43.8-62.5
Current Smoker
No 761 371 46.0 40.8-51.1 390 54.0 48.9-59.2
Yes 180 82 41.6 32.6-51.2 98 58.4 48.8-67.4
History of CVD**
Yes 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 920 444 45.0 40.5-49.7 476 55.0 50.3-59.5
Binge Drinker
No 795 386 45.7 40.7-50.7 409 54.3 49.3-59.3
Yes 123 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Heavy Drinker
No 868 424 46.1 41.4-50.9 444 53.9 49.1-58.6
Yes 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
COPD
Yes 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 905 436 44.7 40.1-49.4 469 55.3 50.6-59.9
Current Asthma
Yes 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 844 405 44.8 40.0-49.6 439 55.2 50.4-60.0
Diabetes
Yes 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 896 436 45.0 40.4-49.7 460 55.0 50.3-59.6
Disability
Yes 166 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 773 376 44.0 39.1-49.0 397 56.0 51.0-60.9

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*Asked only of females ages 18 to 44.

**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

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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