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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Preconception Health & Family Planning

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
-Piedmont NC 400 229 55.4 49.8-60.9 171 44.6 39.1-50.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 202 110 51.2 43.2-59.1 92 48.8 40.9-56.8
Non-Hispanic Black 114 66 55.9 45.5-65.9 48 44.1 34.1-54.5
Other 2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 213 138 59.6 51.6-67.1 75 40.4 32.9-48.4
35-44 178 84 47.5 39.6-55.6 94 52.5 44.4-60.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 83 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 134 83 58.3 48.4-67.6 51 41.7 32.4-51.6
College Graduate 143 82 56.3 47.2-64.9 61 43.7 35.1-52.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 352 207 57.1 51.1-62.9 145 42.9 37.1-48.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 322 189 56.5 50.2-62.7 133 43.5 37.3-49.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 397 227 55.6 50.0-61.2 170 44.4 38.8-50.0
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 230 128 51.9 44.4-59.4 102 48.1 40.6-55.6
Regional City or Suburban County 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 258 152 59.1 52.4-65.5 106 40.9 34.5-47.6
Unemployed 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 13 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 22 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 180 103 55.8 47.6-63.7 77 44.2 36.3-52.4
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 283 162 54.6 47.8-61.2 121 45.4 38.8-52.2

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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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