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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Preconception Health & Family Planning--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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%)
TOTAL 800 467 57.8 53.5-61.9 333 42.2 38.1-46.5
Have Health Insurance
Yes 660 390 58.2 53.4-62.8 270 41.8 37.2-46.6
No 140 77 55.8 46.1-65.1 63 44.2 34.9-53.9
Body Mass Index
Underweight 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 244 160 61.4 53.8-68.4 84 38.6 31.6-46.2
Overweight 186 114 64.1 56.0-71.6 72 35.9 28.4-44.0
Obese 256 128 52.4 45.1-59.6 128 47.6 40.4-54.9
Current Smoker
Yes 149 *** *** *** 70 48.0 38.0-58.1
No 648 387 59.0 54.3-63.5 261 41.0 36.5-45.7
History of CVD**
Yes 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 779 456 58.1 53.8-62.3 323 41.9 37.7-46.2
Binge Drinker
Yes 122 82 66.0 55.4-75.2 40 34.0 24.8-44.6
No 655 377 57.1 52.4-61.7 278 42.9 38.3-47.6
Heavy Drinker
Yes 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 705 415 58.1 53.5-62.5 290 41.9 37.5-46.5
COPD
Yes 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 765 450 58.0 53.6-62.2 315 42.0 37.8-46.4
Current Asthma
Yes 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 707 424 59.3 54.8-63.7 283 40.7 36.3-45.2
Diabetes
Yes 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 764 445 57.9 53.5-62.1 319 42.1 37.9-46.5
Disability1
Yes 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 697 414 58.5 54.0-63.0 283 41.5 37.0-46.0
Functional Disability1
Yes 157 81 55.5 46.2-64.5 76 44.5 35.5-53.8
No 640 384 58.2 53.4-62.9 256 41.8 37.1-46.6
Has two or more chronic diseases†
Yes 127 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 672 404 58.7 54.0-63.2 268 41.3 36.8-46.0

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Asked of Residents Ages 18-44, Female

**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

†Chronic diseases include heart disease (heart attack/stoke/angina), current asthma, skin cancer, other cancer, COPD, arthritis, depression, kidney disease and diabetes.

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 phasing out next year, being replaced by Functional Disability.

^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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