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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Preconception Health & Family Planning-Non-Hispanic White

Within the past 12 months, when seeking health care, do you feel your experiences were worse than, the same as, or better than for people of other races?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Worse than other races The same as other races Better than other races
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 739 32 3.4 2.3- 5.1 628 86.5 83.5-89.0 79 10.1 7.9-12.9
-Non-Hispanic White 385 *** *** *** 332 87.0 82.5-90.4 46 11.2 8.0-15.3
AGE
18-34 207 *** *** *** 181 89.1 83.2-93.1 24 10.7 6.7-16.6
35-44 171 *** *** *** 144 83.1 75.3-88.8 22 12.3 7.7-18.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 23 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 68 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 138 *** *** *** 121 86.4 77.9-91.9 13 11.2 6.2-19.5
College Graduate 155 *** *** *** 129 81.8 73.8-87.7 26 18.2 12.3-26.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 22 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 50 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 36 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 56 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 58 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 114 *** *** *** 89 76.1 65.6-84.1 25 23.9 15.9-34.4
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 51 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 333 *** *** *** 291 87.9 83.2-91.4 40 11.4 8.0-16.0
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 70 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 314 *** *** *** 276 88.5 83.8-92.0 37 11.3 7.9-16.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 380 *** *** *** 328 86.9 82.4-90.4 45 11.2 8.0-15.4
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 86 *** *** *** *** *** *** 23 25.0 16.0-36.8
Regional City or Suburban County 107 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 192 *** *** *** 175 93.1 88.0-96.1 *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 268 *** *** *** 238 89.4 84.5-92.9 29 9.8 6.5-14.4
Unemployed 18 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 3 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 14 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 80 *** *** *** 65 81.7 69.8-89.6 *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 12 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 40 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 45 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 24 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 212 *** *** *** 178 82.3 75.0-87.7 33 17.5 12.1-24.8
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 67 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 155 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 163 *** *** *** 128 80.6 72.8-86.6 34 19.2 13.2-27.0

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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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