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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Preconception Health & Family Planning

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

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  Total
Respond.^
Male condoms Birth control pills Male/female sterilization Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 447 130 31.0 25.0-37.7 127 28.0 22.5-34.2 89 19.9 15.1-25.8 101 21.1 16.6-26.4
-Piedmont NC 263 73 30.1 22.5-39.1 78 27.8 21.3-35.4 52 18.7 13.5-25.4 60 23.3 17.2-30.8
GENDER
Female 263 73 30.1 22.5-39.1 78 27.8 21.3-35.4 52 18.7 13.5-25.4 60 23.3 17.2-30.8
RACE
White 166 29 17.8 10.9-27.8 58 33.9 25.2-43.8 43 27.0 19.2-36.6 36 21.3 14.5-30.3
African American 57 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 40 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 223 61 31.4 23.1-41.0 63 27.8 20.9-36.1 47 19.6 13.9-26.8 52 21.2 15.4-28.6
AGE
18-34 139 *** *** *** 48 31.6 22.8-41.9 16 8.7 4.9-14.9 30 22.7 15.1-32.8
35-44 120 27 16.9 10.7-25.8 28 20.0 12.1-31.2 *** *** *** 30 25.0 16.2-36.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 17 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 44 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 69 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 133 29 17.3 11.5-25.4 46 35.8 26.1-46.9 24 18.1 11.5-27.4 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 25 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 39 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 27 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 34 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 93 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 30 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 233 64 28.6 20.9-37.9 71 29.8 22.7-38.2 43 17.5 12.2-24.6 55 24.0 17.7-31.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 258 71 29.7 22.0-38.8 76 28.0 21.4-35.7 51 18.6 13.3-25.3 60 23.8 17.5-31.4

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*Asked females ages 18 to 44 who responded YES to the question: 'Did you or your husband/partner
do anything the last time you had sex to keep you from getting pregnant?

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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