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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Preconception Health & Family Planning-Non-Hispanic White

Women in need of Contraceptive Services
(Calculated variable.)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Need Services Do not need Services
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 800 467 57.8 53.5-61.9 333 42.2 38.1-46.5
-Non-Hispanic White 429 237 53.7 47.7-59.5 192 46.3 40.5-52.3
AGE
18-34 223 144 60.1 51.4-68.3 79 39.9 31.7-48.6
35-44 200 89 44.1 36.3-52.1 111 55.9 47.9-63.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 152 89 59.5 49.8-68.6 63 40.5 31.4-50.2
College Graduate 178 110 58.4 49.9-66.5 68 41.6 33.5-50.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 129 71 51.7 41.6-61.7 58 48.3 38.3-58.4
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 371 207 53.4 47.0-59.7 164 46.6 40.3-53.0
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 81 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 347 198 53.8 47.1-60.3 149 46.2 39.7-52.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 423 236 54.2 48.2-60.1 187 45.8 39.9-51.8
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 218 114 55.0 46.6-63.2 104 45.0 36.8-53.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 297 169 59.2 52.6-65.6 128 40.8 34.4-47.4
Unemployed 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 243 137 55.2 47.7-62.5 106 44.8 37.5-52.3
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 165 88 53.4 44.1-62.5 77 46.6 37.5-55.9
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 184 106 52.8 43.9-61.5 78 47.2 38.5-56.1

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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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