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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.
Your plans for having children?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 872 413 45.9 41.9-49.9 459 54.1 50.1-58.1
-Non-Hispanic White 464 217 45.2 39.7-50.9 247 54.8 49.1-60.3
AGE
18-34 242 110 43.5 35.8-51.5 132 56.5 48.5-64.2
35-44 210 105 48.7 41.0-56.5 105 51.3 43.5-59.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 160 70 44.0 35.1-53.4 90 56.0 46.6-64.9
College Graduate 191 101 54.9 46.8-62.7 90 45.1 37.3-53.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 137 74 51.8 42.1-61.3 63 48.2 38.7-57.9
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 400 195 47.3 41.3-53.4 205 52.7 46.6-58.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 378 187 47.9 41.8-54.2 191 52.1 45.8-58.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 458 214 45.2 39.7-50.9 244 54.8 49.1-60.3
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 117 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 237 107 44.7 37.0-52.8 130 55.3 47.2-63.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 324 164 50.5 44.1-56.8 160 49.5 43.2-55.9
Unemployed 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 93 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 22 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 253 126 49.1 41.9-56.3 127 50.9 43.7-58.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 178 83 43.8 35.3-52.8 95 56.2 47.2-64.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 201 94 46.9 38.7-55.2 107 53.1 44.8-61.3

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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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