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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Women's Health-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,783 516 26.2 23.9-28.7 1,267 73.8 71.3-76.1
AGE
18-24 116 0 0.0 . - . 116 100 . - .
25-34 327 12 4.0 2.1- 7.7 315 96.0 92.3-97.9
35-44 351 56 14.1 10.5-18.7 295 85.9 81.3-89.5
45-54 344 139 37.9 31.9-44.3 205 62.1 55.7-68.1
55-64 260 121 43.9 36.9-51.2 139 56.1 48.8-63.1
65-74 225 112 48.5 40.3-56.7 113 51.5 43.3-59.7
75+ 160 76 49.0 39.8-58.3 84 51.0 41.7-60.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 382 163 40.0 34.3-45.9 219 60.0 54.1-65.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 585 161 25.4 21.5-29.7 424 74.6 70.3-78.5
Some Post-H.S. 464 109 22.3 18.0-27.2 355 77.7 72.8-82.0
College Graduate 351 83 21.0 16.6-26.3 268 79.0 73.7-83.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 384 121 29.4 24.4-35.0 263 70.6 65.0-75.6
$15,000- 24,999 441 132 28.3 23.6-33.5 309 71.7 66.5-76.4
$25,000- 34,999 234 49 21.2 15.4-28.5 185 78.8 71.5-84.6
$35,000- 49,999 180 45 24.4 17.6-32.8 135 75.6 67.2-82.4
$50,000-74,999 92 22 19.2 11.9-29.5 70 80.8 70.5-88.1
$75,000+ 79 20 20.4 12.8-30.8 59 79.6 69.2-87.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 641 271 40.6 36.1-45.2 370 59.4 54.8-63.9
No 1,083 231 19.3 16.7-22.2 852 80.7 77.8-83.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 50 13 20.8 10.9-35.9 37 79.2 64.1-89.1
Non-Veteran 1,723 503 26.5 24.1-29.0 1,220 73.5 71.0-75.9
Currently Serving 10 0 0.0 . - . 10 100 . - .

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* This question was asked of respondents who reported not being pregnant at time of interview.

^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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