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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

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
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 3 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 4 130 72 53.4 43.6-62.9 58 46.6 37.1-56.4
Region 5 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 6 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 7 121 73 62.1 51.9-71.3 48 37.9 28.7-48.1
Region 8 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 9 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 10 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 258 162 62.3 54.6-69.4 96 37.7 30.6-45.4
Piedmont 400 229 55.4 49.8-60.9 171 44.6 39.1-50.2
Western NC 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Northwest 116 64 55.6 45.0-65.6 *** *** ***
Charlotte 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Greensboro 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Southern Regional 81 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Southeast 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Wake 144 83 54.6 44.9-63.9 61 45.4 36.1-55.1
Area L & Eastern 150 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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