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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

Family Planning Created Variables

Main reason for non-use of family planning among men and women at risk of pregnancy*

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  Total
Respond.#
Wanting pregnancy Dont want/like birth control Dont think can get preg Dont care if get preg Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 201 78 36.3 28.2-45.2 13 10.3 4.6-21.6 30 16.5 10.6-24.9 23 12.5 7.8-19.6 57 24.3 17.6-32.7
GENDER
Male 110 43 34.9 24.6-46.8 9 13.8 5.5-30.5 19 19.7 11.3-32.0 10 9.6 4.7-18.6 29 22.0 13.9-33.1
Female 91 35 38.7 27.0-51.8 4 4.3 1.3-13.6 11 10.9 5.6-20.3 13 17.7 9.4-30.8 28 28.4 18.1-41.5
RACE
White 139 58 44.5 34.8-54.8 9 7.6 3.6-15.4 21 12.7 8.0-19.6 13 11.1 6.0-19.4 38 24.0 16.2-34.1
African American 55 19 28.0 15.6-45.0 3 5.8 1.7-18.0 8 24.7 11.7-44.9 8 15.1 6.6-31.1 17 26.4 14.6-43.0

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available.

*The denominator for this variable only included individuals (female 18-44, male 18-59) at risk of pregnancy and reported no method use

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia 1: Anderson,Oconee
Appalachia 2: Greenville,Pickens
Appalachia 3: Cherokee,Spartanburg,Union
Catawba: Chester,Lancaster,York
Edisto: Bamberg,Calhoun,Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort,Colleton,Hampton,Jasper
Savannah: Aiken,Allendale,Barnwell
Palmetto: Fairfield,Lexington,Newberry,Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield,Darlington,Dillon,Florence,Marion,Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley,Charleston,Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville,Edgefield,Greenwood,Laurens,McCormick,Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown,Horry,Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon,Kershaw,Lee,Sumter

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