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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Preconception Health & Family Planning

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
-Piedmont NC 396 223 54.4 48.7-59.9 173 45.6 40.1-51.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 200 104 48.6 40.7-56.6 96 51.4 43.4-59.3
Non-Hispanic Black 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 211 137 59.9 51.9-67.5 74 40.1 32.5-48.1
35-44 176 79 44.4 36.6-52.6 97 55.6 47.4-63.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 83 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 131 81 57.7 47.7-67.2 50 42.3 32.8-52.3
College Graduate 142 79 54.4 45.3-63.2 63 45.6 36.8-54.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 348 203 56.4 50.3-62.2 145 43.6 37.8-49.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 318 185 55.9 49.5-62.1 133 44.1 37.9-50.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 393 221 54.6 48.9-60.1 172 45.4 39.9-51.1
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 228 126 51.3 43.8-58.8 102 48.7 41.2-56.2
Regional City or Suburban County 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 254 148 58.2 51.4-64.7 106 41.8 35.3-48.6
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% 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 177 100 55.0 46.7-62.9 77 45.0 37.1-53.3
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 280 159 54.3 47.5-61.0 121 45.7 39.0-52.5

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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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