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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Women's Health

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,711 9,102 92.2 91.1-93.2 609 7.8 6.8- 8.9
-Cabarrus County 227 213 92.7 85.4-96.5 14 7.3 3.5-14.6
RACE
White 184 175 93.3 83.9-97.4 9 6.7 2.6-16.1
Other 42 37 89.9 75.6-96.3 5 10.1 3.7-24.4
AGE
18-44 64 58 88.8 74.2-95.6 6 11.2 4.4-25.8
45+ 160 152 96.6 92.9-98.4 8 3.4 1.6- 7.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 92 83 90.8 78.9-96.3 9 9.2 3.7-21.1
Some College + 135 130 93.6 82.5-97.9 5 6.4 2.1-17.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 116 108 92.2 81.6-96.9 8 7.8 3.1-18.4
$50,000+ 81 77 91.7 75.6-97.5 4 8.3 2.5-24.4

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^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.

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