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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Preconception Health & Family Planning

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.
The risks of tobacco, alcohol, and drug use for having a healthy pregnancy?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 877 446 50.6 46.6-54.6 431 49.4 45.4-53.4
-Piedmont NC 438 215 48.9 43.6-54.3 223 51.1 45.7-56.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 215 100 49.3 41.6-57.0 115 50.7 43.0-58.4
Non-Hispanic Black 120 55 42.9 33.5-52.8 65 57.1 47.2-66.5
Other 3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 233 106 46.7 39.5-54.1 127 53.3 45.9-60.5
35-44 190 103 52.7 44.8-60.4 87 47.3 39.6-55.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 141 73 52.3 42.9-61.6 68 47.7 38.4-57.1
College Graduate 154 58 38.5 30.4-47.2 96 61.5 52.8-69.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 387 189 48.8 43.2-54.5 198 51.2 45.5-56.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 350 174 49.5 43.5-55.4 176 50.5 44.6-56.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 435 213 49.1 43.7-54.4 222 50.9 45.6-56.3
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 248 116 45.3 38.3-52.4 132 54.7 47.6-61.7
Regional City or Suburban County 116 63 56.9 46.8-66.6 53 43.1 33.4-53.2
Rural 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 280 133 48.5 42.1-55.0 147 51.5 45.0-57.9
Unemployed 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 187 82 44.0 36.3-52.1 105 56.0 47.9-63.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 113 57 50.5 40.3-60.7 56 49.5 39.3-59.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 310 152 48.8 42.4-55.2 158 51.2 44.8-57.6

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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.

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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