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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Northeastern Partnership**

Family Planning

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than 12 mos. 12 mos. to 2 years 2 to 5 years 5 or more years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,281 323 27.0 24.0-30.1 366 28.0 25.1-31.0 405 29.4 26.6-32.4 187 15.6 13.3-18.3
-Northeastern Partnership 49 13 26.5 15.2-42.0 15 32.6 19.2-49.6 17 32.1 19.3-48.3 4 8.8 3.0-22.8
GENDER
Male 18 7 34.9 16.4-59.4 5 35.0 15.1-62.0 6 30.1 13.0-55.5 0 0.0 . - .
Female 31 6 17.9 7.6-36.6 10 30.2 15.7-50.2 11 34.2 18.0-55.0 4 17.7 6.4-40.5
RACE
White 31 9 32.2 16.9-52.5 8 22.0 9.9-42.0 13 44.3 26.1-64.2 1 1.6 0.2-10.6
African American 13 3 17.9 4.8-48.3 4 33.1 12.0-64.1 3 17.3 5.0-45.5 3 31.8 10.7-64.4
AGE
18-24 11 0 0.0 . - . 2 20.8 4.6-59.0 6 51.4 21.4-80.4 3 27.9 8.0-63.2
25-34 27 7 23.5 10.6-44.3 8 34.9 17.0-58.4 11 36.3 19.1-58.0 1 5.3 0.7-29.3
35-44 9 5 66.0 32.1-88.9 4 34.0 11.1-67.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 (All Males*) 1 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
55-59 (All Males*) 1 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 10 2 14.5 2.8-49.6 4 53.1 21.6-82.3 3 26.2 6.9-62.9 1 6.2 0.8-35.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 10 1 11.8 1.6-52.1 3 34.2 10.1-70.6 5 35.1 12.4-67.3 1 18.9 2.8-65.4
Some Post-H.S. 16 5 30.6 12.4-57.8 4 22.8 7.5-51.9 6 38.2 16.8-65.5 1 8.4 1.2-41.3
College Graduate 13 5 45.5 19.4-74.3 4 23.7 8.0-52.7 3 26.1 7.6-60.3 1 4.7 0.6-28.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 7 0 0.0 . - . 3 45.0 13.2-81.5 3 29.3 7.6-67.5 1 25.7 3.8-74.9
$15,000- 24,999 5 1 7.0 0.8-42.3 3 87.5 52.0-97.8 1 5.5 0.6-36.3 0 0.0 . - .
$25,000- 34,999 9 1 13.8 1.9-57.0 5 44.0 16.0-76.4 2 34.3 8.9-73.7 1 7.8 1.0-41.0
$35,000- 49,999 8 2 24.4 5.0-66.4 1 6.1 0.8-35.3 4 60.4 24.2-87.9 1 9.2 1.2-46.2
$50,000-74,999 8 4 55.1 22.2-84.1 2 12.8 2.9-42.1 1 15.1 2.1-59.5 1 16.9 2.4-62.8
$75,000+ 6 2 36.8 9.2-77.1 1 27.9 4.3-77.0 3 35.3 9.8-73.3 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 10 4 37.4 13.4-69.8 1 10.9 1.5-49.7 3 34.7 10.3-71.2 2 17.0 3.5-53.9
No 36 9 24.3 12.1-42.9 14 41.7 24.6-61.1 12 29.6 16.1-48.0 1 4.4 0.6-25.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 5 3 56.7 17.8-88.8 1 22.7 3.2-72.4 1 20.7 2.8-70.1 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 42 10 22.4 11.5-39.0 14 35.2 20.3-53.8 14 31.9 18.1-49.8 4 10.5 3.6-26.7
Currently Serving 2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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* This question was asked of female respondents who reported being ages 18-44 years old and not pregnant, or male respondents who reported being ages 18-59 years old and who wanted to have chidl (now or in the future)

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** 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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