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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Preconception Health & Family Planning

Did you or your husband/partner do anything the last time you had sex
to keep you from getting pregnant?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Not Applicable**
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 892 471 54.9 50.1-59.6 352 36.5 32.2-41.1 69 8.5 5.9-12.3
-Piedmont NC 512 279 54.4 48.2-60.4 191 35.6 30.0-41.6 42 10.1 6.3-15.7
GENDER
Female 512 279 54.4 48.2-60.4 191 35.6 30.0-41.6 42 10.1 6.3-15.7
RACE
White 321 178 55.7 47.8-63.2 118 33.0 26.5-40.2 25 11.3 6.1-20.2
African American 110 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 75 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 76 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 434 238 55.6 48.9-62.1 159 33.4 27.6-39.8 37 10.9 6.7-17.3
AGE
18-34 230 142 60.3 51.1-68.8 69 27.7 20.7-36.0 19 12.0 6.4-21.5
35-44 264 133 47.8 39.7-56.1 111 45.0 36.9-53.5 20 7.1 4.0-12.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 51 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 103 *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 10.2 5.2-19.0
Some Post-H.S. 135 73 58.3 48.0-67.9 50 33.8 25.0-43.8 12 8.0 4.0-15.2
College Graduate 223 141 65.3 57.2-72.5 68 29.0 22.3-36.6 14 5.8 2.8-11.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 78 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 49 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 175 103 61.9 52.7-70.3 62 31.4 23.8-40.2 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 430 248 56.1 49.2-62.8 148 33.8 27.8-40.4 34 10.1 5.9-16.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 505 274 54.2 47.9-60.3 189 35.7 30.0-41.7 42 10.2 6.4-15.9

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*Asked only of females ages 18 to 44. **Not Applicable includes no partner/not sexually active and those with same sex partners.

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).

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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