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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Preconception Health & Family Planning-Non-Hispanic White

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.
The risks of tobacco, alcohol, and drug use for having a healthy pregnancy?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 877 446 50.6 46.6-54.6 431 49.4 45.4-53.4
-Non-Hispanic White 465 227 50.2 44.6-55.8 238 49.8 44.2-55.4
AGE
18-34 245 109 48.0 40.2-55.9 136 52.0 44.1-59.8
35-44 204 113 54.7 46.7-62.5 91 45.3 37.5-53.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 164 90 56.1 46.8-65.0 74 43.9 35.0-53.2
College Graduate 188 73 39.5 31.8-47.7 115 60.5 52.3-68.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 136 66 48.2 38.7-57.9 70 51.8 42.1-61.3
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 402 192 50.0 44.0-56.1 210 50.0 43.9-56.0
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 378 182 50.5 44.3-56.8 196 49.5 43.2-55.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 459 223 50.2 44.5-55.8 236 49.8 44.2-55.5
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 120 68 61.1 50.4-70.8 52 38.9 29.2-49.6
Rural 238 111 45.4 37.6-53.4 127 54.6 46.6-62.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 325 156 47.8 41.5-54.2 169 52.2 45.8-58.5
Unemployed 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 22 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 251 114 45.8 38.7-53.2 137 54.2 46.8-61.3
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 179 82 45.4 36.7-54.3 97 54.6 45.7-63.3
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 199 96 53.1 44.7-61.3 103 46.9 38.7-55.3

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*Asked of female respondents aged 18-44.

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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