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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:

Ways to prepare for a healthy pregnancy and baby?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 936 449 47.2 42.6-51.8 487 52.8 48.2-57.4
Have Health Insurance
Yes 693 326 46.6 41.3-52.0 367 53.4 48.0-58.7
No 239 120 48.3 39.2-57.4 119 51.7 42.6-60.8
Body Mass Index
Underweight 14 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 335 161 49.2 41.8-56.7 174 50.8 43.3-58.2
Overweight 238 112 45.8 36.7-55.1 126 54.2 44.9-63.3
Obese 223 103 43.8 34.8-53.1 120 56.2 46.9-65.2
Current Smoker
No 758 363 46.7 41.5-51.9 395 53.3 48.1-58.5
Yes 177 86 49.4 39.7-59.2 91 50.6 40.8-60.3
History of CVD**
Yes 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 915 439 47.1 42.5-51.8 476 52.9 48.2-57.5
Binge Drinker
No 791 389 49.0 43.9-54.1 402 51.0 45.9-56.1
Yes 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Heavy Drinker
No 864 424 48.8 44.0-53.6 440 51.2 46.4-56.0
Yes 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
COPD
Yes 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 901 432 46.8 42.1-51.5 469 53.2 48.5-57.9
Current Asthma
Yes 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 842 406 46.9 42.0-51.9 436 53.1 48.1-58.0
Diabetes
Yes 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 892 430 47.1 42.3-51.8 462 52.9 48.2-57.7
Disability
Yes 162 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 771 376 47.0 42.0-52.1 395 53.0 47.9-58.0

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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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