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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Preconception Health & Family Planning

Used Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptive (LARC) Method
(Calculated variable.)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, used LARC No, did not use LARC
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 743 73 10.7 8.1-14.0 670 89.3 86.0-91.9
-Piedmont NC 364 37 11.3 7.8-16.0 327 88.7 84.0-92.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 181 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 189 21 12.8 7.8-20.3 168 87.2 79.7-92.2
35-44 168 14 8.4 4.8-14.2 154 91.6 85.8-95.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 116 15 14.7 8.4-24.5 101 85.3 75.5-91.6
College Graduate 132 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 89 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 323 33 10.6 7.2-15.4 290 89.4 84.6-92.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 292 27 9.9 6.5-15.0 265 90.1 85.0-93.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 362 36 11.1 7.6-15.9 326 88.9 84.1-92.4
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 205 25 12.0 7.9-17.9 180 88.0 82.1-92.1
Regional City or Suburban County 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 241 26 12.0 7.8-18.1 215 88.0 81.9-92.2
Unemployed 28 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 163 14 8.2 4.6-14.1 149 91.8 85.9-95.4
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 256 29 12.1 7.9-17.9 227 87.9 82.1-92.1

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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