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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Preconception Health & Family Planning-WHITES

How do you feel about having a child now or sometime in the future?

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  Total
Respond.^
Don't want a child Want child within next year Want child within 1-2 years Want child within 2+ years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 750 444 52.4 47.3-57.6 68 9.3 6.7-12.8 71 9.3 6.9-12.3 167 29.0 24.2-34.3
-WHITES 478 301 53.6 47.1-60.0 41 7.6 5.2-10.9 43 9.4 6.5-13.5 93 29.4 23.2-36.5
GENDER
Female 478 301 53.6 47.1-60.0 41 7.6 5.2-10.9 43 9.4 6.5-13.5 93 29.4 23.2-36.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 24 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 454 290 54.1 47.4-60.7 36 7.2 4.8-10.6 41 9.3 6.3-13.5 87 29.4 23.1-36.7
AGE
18-34 210 70 29.4 22.0-38.0 29 10.9 7.1-16.5 33 13.3 8.7-19.8 78 46.4 37.2-55.8
35-44 249 213 88.2 82.2-92.4 12 2.8 1.5- 5.4 *** *** *** 14 4.9 2.4- 9.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 29 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 93 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 132 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 223 131 49.2 40.8-57.5 27 12.9 8.2-19.8 26 15.0 9.8-22.2 39 22.9 16.3-31.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 40 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 72 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 52 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 70 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 119 *** *** *** 12 8.0 3.7-16.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 88 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 11 14.5 7.2-27.0
No 389 236 50.5 43.2-57.7 32 7.0 4.5-10.7 39 10.4 7.0-15.1 82 32.2 25.1-40.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 469 297 53.8 47.2-60.3 40 7.5 5.1-10.9 43 9.6 6.6-13.7 89 29.1 22.8-36.2

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*Asked only of females ages 18 to 44.

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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