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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Preconception Health & Family Planning-Non-Hispanic White

Women at risk of Unintended Pregnancy
(Calculated variable.)*

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  Total
Respond.^
At Risk Not at Risk
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 792 447 56.0 51.8-60.2 345 44.0 39.8-48.2
-Non-Hispanic White 426 228 52.1 46.1-57.9 198 47.9 42.1-53.9
AGE
18-34 222 143 60.2 51.4-68.4 79 39.8 31.6-48.6
35-44 198 82 40.1 32.6-48.1 116 59.9 51.9-67.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 151 86 58.1 48.3-67.3 65 41.9 32.7-51.7
College Graduate 177 106 56.2 47.8-64.4 71 43.8 35.6-52.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 127 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 369 201 52.0 45.6-58.4 168 48.0 41.6-54.4
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 345 192 52.5 45.9-59.1 153 47.5 40.9-54.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 420 227 52.6 46.6-58.5 193 47.4 41.5-53.4
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 217 110 53.2 44.8-61.4 107 46.8 38.6-55.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 295 164 57.7 51.0-64.1 131 42.3 35.9-49.0
Unemployed 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 241 133 54.0 46.5-61.3 108 46.0 38.7-53.5
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 165 84 49.5 40.4-58.7 81 50.5 41.3-59.6
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 182 102 51.9 43.1-60.7 80 48.1 39.3-56.9

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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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