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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Preconception Health & Family Planning

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker ever talked with you about any of the following topics during a routine health care visit:
DO NOT include visits while pregnant, also called prenatal care visits.
Ways to prepare for a healthy pregnancy and baby?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 874 431 47.9 43.9-51.9 443 52.1 48.1-56.1
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 138 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 3 81 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 4 143 66 47.2 38.2-56.5 77 52.8 43.5-61.8
Region 5 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 6 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 7 130 61 51.2 41.5-60.9 69 48.8 39.1-58.5
Region 8 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 9 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 10 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 284 149 53.3 46.1-60.4 135 46.7 39.6-53.9
Piedmont 435 202 45.8 40.6-51.2 233 54.2 48.8-59.4
Western NC 156 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 125 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Northwest 121 54 46.1 36.0-56.5 *** *** ***
Charlotte 117 50 42.2 32.8-52.3 67 57.8 47.7-67.2
Greensboro 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Southern Regional 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Southeast 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Wake 155 73 48.0 38.9-57.2 82 52.0 42.8-61.1
Area L & Eastern 163 90 55.6 45.4-65.4 73 44.4 34.6-54.6

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*Asked of female respondents aged 18-44.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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