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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Women's Health

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,513 5,031 77.9 76.7-79.2 1,482 22.1 20.8-23.3
-Eastern NC 2,189 1,687 77.1 75.0-79.1 502 22.9 20.9-25.0
RACE
White 1,501 1,162 77.7 75.2-80.1 339 22.3 19.9-24.8
African American 556 429 77.0 72.5-81.0 127 23.0 19.0-27.5
Other Minorities 6 3 43.6 12.9-80.0 3 56.4 20.0-87.1
AGE
40-44 302 201 70.3 64.3-75.7 101 29.7 24.3-35.7
45-54 575 431 74.3 69.9-78.2 144 25.7 21.8-30.1
55-64 533 432 81.6 76.9-85.4 101 18.4 14.6-23.1
65-74 442 372 83.5 79.0-87.1 70 16.5 12.9-21.0
75+ 337 251 74.5 68.9-79.4 86 25.5 20.6-31.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 406 287 67.5 61.7-72.9 119 32.5 27.1-38.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 755 562 75.1 71.3-78.5 193 24.9 21.5-28.7
Some Post-H.S. 539 424 79.4 74.9-83.2 115 20.6 16.8-25.1
College Graduate 487 413 85.2 81.2-88.5 74 14.8 11.5-18.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 347 237 65.5 59.2-71.2 110 34.5 28.8-40.8
$15,000- 24,999 437 311 71.4 66.1-76.2 126 28.6 23.8-33.9
$25,000- 34,999 216 168 74.3 66.6-80.8 48 25.7 19.2-33.4
$35,000- 49,999 234 192 83.1 77.1-87.7 42 16.9 12.3-22.9
$50,000-74,999 203 172 86.1 79.7-90.7 31 13.9 9.3-20.3
$75,000+ 201 170 84.0 77.3-88.9 31 16.0 11.1-22.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 932 710 75.4 72.0-78.6 222 24.6 21.4-28.0
No 1,205 937 78.0 75.1-80.6 268 22.0 19.4-24.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 51 41 82.5 68.3-91.2 10 17.5 8.8-31.7
Non-Veteran 2,130 1,639 76.9 74.7-79.0 491 23.1 21.0-25.3
Currently Serving 8 7 89.9 51.2-98.7 1 10.1 1.3-48.8

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** 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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