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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 309 289 94.8 91.5-96.8 20 5.2 3.2- 8.5
RACE
White 176 169 97.0 93.4-98.7 7 3.0 1.3- 6.6
Other 133 120 91.8 85.1-95.7 13 8.2 4.3-14.9
AGE
18-44 96 93 97.4 91.4-99.2 3 2.6 0.8- 8.6
45+ 209 192 92.3 87.2-95.5 17 7.7 4.5-12.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 132 120 91.0 83.6-95.2 12 9.0 4.8-16.4
Some College + 176 169 97.3 93.7-98.9 7 2.7 1.1- 6.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 179 169 95.5 90.7-97.9 10 4.5 2.1- 9.3
$50,000+ 87 83 96.2 89.5-98.7 4 3.8 1.3-10.5

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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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