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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Preconception Health & Family Planning

Used Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptive (LARC) Method
(Calculated variable.)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, used LARC No, did not use LARC
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 743 73 10.7 8.1-14.0 670 89.3 86.0-91.9
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 119 *** *** *** 110 94.5 88.0-97.5
Region 3 72 *** *** *** 64 89.4 79.2-94.9
Region 4 120 13 14.5 7.9-25.3 107 85.5 74.7-92.1
Region 5 87 *** *** *** 79 90.7 81.4-95.6
Region 6 58 *** *** *** 58 100 . - .
Region 7 110 16 17.9 10.6-28.8 94 82.1 71.2-89.4
Region 8 63 *** *** *** 56 90.7 81.0-95.8
Region 9 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 10 62 *** *** *** 57 94.3 84.0-98.1
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 244 24 11.2 6.8-17.9 220 88.8 82.1-93.2
Piedmont 364 37 11.3 7.8-16.0 327 88.7 84.0-92.2
Western NC 136 12 7.6 3.9-14.3 124 92.4 85.7-96.1
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 108 *** *** *** 99 93.6 86.2-97.2
Northwest 106 11 13.2 6.5-25.1 95 86.8 74.9-93.5
Charlotte 98 *** *** *** 88 88.1 77.5-94.1
Greensboro 61 *** *** *** 56 90.9 78.4-96.5
Southern Regional 71 *** *** *** 67 94.9 86.5-98.2
Southeast 28 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Wake 128 15 11.5 6.6-19.3 113 88.5 80.7-93.4
Area L & Eastern 144 16 13.2 6.7-24.1 128 86.8 75.9-93.3

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Asked of Residents Ages 18-44, Female

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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.

^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.

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