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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Preconception Health & Family Planning-WHITES

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
-WHITES 613 267 45.5 40.0-51.2 346 54.5 48.8-60.0
GENDER
Female 613 267 45.5 40.0-51.2 346 54.5 48.8-60.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 584 257 45.8 40.1-51.6 327 54.2 48.4-59.9
AGE
18-34 264 128 47.4 39.4-55.6 136 52.6 44.4-60.6
35-44 321 134 44.3 36.7-52.2 187 55.7 47.8-63.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 117 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 177 83 46.7 37.5-56.2 94 53.3 43.8-62.5
College Graduate 285 121 43.1 35.9-50.6 164 56.9 49.4-64.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 81 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 159 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 116 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 496 217 45.9 39.6-52.3 279 54.1 47.7-60.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 602 264 45.8 40.2-51.5 338 54.2 48.5-59.8

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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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