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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Preconception Health & Family Planning-Non-Hispanic White

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
-Non-Hispanic White 399 38 10.4 6.9-15.3 361 89.6 84.7-93.1
AGE
18-34 204 18 12.0 6.9-20.2 186 88.0 79.8-93.1
35-44 188 20 8.6 5.1-14.1 168 91.4 85.9-94.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 139 15 12.9 7.0-22.5 124 87.1 77.5-93.0
College Graduate 173 19 10.0 5.9-16.5 154 90.0 83.5-94.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 28 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 28 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 126 16 10.5 6.0-17.6 110 89.5 82.4-94.0
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 347 33 9.5 6.1-14.5 314 90.5 85.5-93.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 329 32 10.0 6.4-15.2 297 90.0 84.8-93.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 395 38 10.5 7.0-15.4 357 89.5 84.6-93.0
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 89 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 208 19 9.9 5.7-16.7 189 90.1 83.3-94.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 287 33 12.3 8.0-18.4 254 87.7 81.6-92.0
Unemployed 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 228 23 9.0 5.6-14.3 205 91.0 85.7-94.4
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 156 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 168 19 12.3 7.1-20.4 149 87.7 79.6-92.9

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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.

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