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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Preconception Health & Family Planning

Women in need of Contraceptive Services
(Calculated variable.)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Need Services Do not need Services
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 800 467 57.8 53.5-61.9 333 42.2 38.1-46.5
-Eastern NC 258 162 62.3 54.6-69.4 96 37.7 30.6-45.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 140 97 67.9 57.3-77.0 43 32.1 23.0-42.7
35-44 117 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 83 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 22 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 221 140 63.0 54.6-70.6 81 37.0 29.4-45.4
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 209 132 61.5 52.8-69.5 77 38.5 30.5-47.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 250 159 62.9 55.0-70.1 91 37.1 29.9-45.0
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 190 119 62.1 52.8-70.5 71 37.9 29.5-47.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 177 116 67.2 58.7-74.8 61 32.8 25.2-41.3
Unemployed 9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 133 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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Asked of Residents Ages 18-44, Female

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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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