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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.
Ways to prepare for a healthy pregnancy and baby?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 874 431 47.9 43.9-51.9 443 52.1 48.1-56.1
-Non-Hispanic White 464 213 45.2 39.7-50.9 251 54.8 49.1-60.3
AGE
18-34 243 104 43.4 35.8-51.4 139 56.6 48.6-64.2
35-44 207 105 48.6 40.8-56.5 102 51.4 43.5-59.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 164 75 47.5 38.4-56.7 89 52.5 43.3-61.6
College Graduate 188 89 48.9 40.9-57.0 99 51.1 43.0-59.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 136 71 48.2 38.6-57.9 65 51.8 42.1-61.4
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 400 191 47.6 41.5-53.7 209 52.4 46.3-58.5
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 376 182 48.1 41.8-54.3 194 51.9 45.7-58.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 458 211 45.3 39.8-51.0 247 54.7 49.0-60.2
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 236 115 47.7 39.8-55.7 121 52.3 44.3-60.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 324 160 49.4 43.0-55.8 164 50.6 44.2-57.0
Unemployed 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 252 118 45.4 38.3-52.7 134 54.6 47.3-61.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 176 78 42.6 34.0-51.7 98 57.4 48.3-66.0
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 202 87 45.6 37.5-53.9 115 54.4 46.1-62.5

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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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