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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Preconception Health & Family Planning

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
-Piedmont NC 540 235 43.0 37.2-48.9 305 57.0 51.1-62.8
GENDER
Female 540 235 43.0 37.2-48.9 305 57.0 51.1-62.8
RACE
White 333 132 41.7 34.5-49.3 201 58.3 50.7-65.5
African American 117 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 462 194 41.7 35.7-48.0 268 58.3 52.0-64.3
AGE
18-34 241 116 44.2 36.0-52.7 125 55.8 47.3-64.0
35-44 275 114 42.8 34.9-51.1 161 57.2 48.9-65.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 138 60 39.4 30.0-49.6 78 60.6 50.4-70.0
College Graduate 238 99 41.4 34.0-49.2 139 58.6 50.8-66.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 186 80 39.2 31.0-48.1 106 60.8 51.9-69.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 451 200 43.7 37.4-50.2 251 56.3 49.8-62.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 533 235 43.5 37.7-49.5 298 56.5 50.5-62.3

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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).

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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