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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Preconception Health & Family Planning

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

Would you say:*

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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
-Piedmont NC 428 240 49.3 42.8-55.8 37 8.7 5.7-13.0 46 9.9 7.1-13.7 105 32.1 25.8-39.1
GENDER
Female 428 240 49.3 42.8-55.8 37 8.7 5.7-13.0 46 9.9 7.1-13.7 105 32.1 25.8-39.1
RACE
White 253 151 49.8 41.1-58.4 19 7.2 4.1-12.3 28 10.3 6.7-15.7 55 32.7 24.2-42.6
African American 99 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 72 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 66 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 362 214 51.5 44.4-58.6 26 7.2 4.4-11.4 40 10.1 7.0-14.2 82 31.3 24.5-39.0
AGE
18-34 196 56 28.4 21.0-37.0 23 10.5 6.3-17.0 30 11.8 7.8-17.4 87 49.4 40.2-58.6
35-44 216 169 80.0 72.5-85.8 14 6.4 3.2-12.3 15 7.1 3.9-12.6 18 6.6 3.8-11.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 44 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 87 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 106 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 191 109 49.6 40.6-58.5 22 12.9 7.6-21.2 26 16.4 10.8-24.2 34 21.1 14.6-29.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 52 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 71 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 41 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 48 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 144 *** *** *** 16 12.0 6.4-21.3 16 12.2 7.1-20.2 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 70 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 355 191 46.8 39.8-54.0 29 7.2 4.4-11.3 41 10.9 7.6-15.3 94 35.1 28.0-42.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 423 237 49.0 42.5-55.6 37 8.8 5.8-13.1 46 10.0 7.2-13.9 103 32.1 25.7-39.2

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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).

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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