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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Women's Health-WHITE FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 7,005 2,119 27.9 26.7-29.2 4,886 72.1 70.8-73.3
AGE
18-24 314 2 0.6 0.1- 2.3 312 99.4 97.7-99.9
25-34 966 31 2.8 1.9- 4.2 935 97.2 95.8-98.1
35-44 1,235 163 14.0 11.7-16.8 1,072 86.0 83.2-88.3
45-54 1,319 406 30.2 27.2-33.3 913 69.8 66.7-72.8
55-64 1,232 553 44.0 40.7-47.4 679 56.0 52.6-59.3
65-74 1,038 563 54.2 50.5-57.8 475 45.8 42.2-49.5
75+ 901 401 44.5 40.6-48.5 500 55.5 51.5-59.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 912 400 40.1 36.2-44.1 512 59.9 55.9-63.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,063 742 32.5 30.2-35.0 1,321 67.5 65.0-69.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,864 566 29.2 26.7-31.8 1,298 70.8 68.2-73.3
College Graduate 2,158 409 18.4 16.5-20.4 1,749 81.6 79.6-83.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 743 291 36.2 32.1-40.5 452 63.8 59.5-67.9
$15,000- 24,999 1,096 390 33.3 30.0-36.7 706 66.7 63.3-70.0
$25,000- 34,999 781 217 26.4 22.7-30.4 564 73.6 69.6-77.3
$35,000- 49,999 907 238 25.3 22.1-28.8 669 74.7 71.2-77.9
$50,000-74,999 878 210 24.2 20.9-27.9 668 75.8 72.1-79.1
$75,000+ 1,004 198 19.1 16.4-22.1 806 80.9 77.9-83.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,318 983 40.1 37.6-42.6 1,335 59.9 57.4-62.4
No 4,561 1,101 22.4 20.9-23.8 3,460 77.6 76.2-79.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 99 21 21.7 13.3-33.5 78 78.3 66.5-86.7
Non-Veteran 6,886 2,097 28.1 26.8-29.4 4,789 71.9 70.6-73.2
Currently Serving 20 1 12.1 1.8-51.2 19 87.9 48.8-98.2

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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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