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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 238 220 94.5 90.3-97.0 18 5.5 3.0- 9.7
RACE
White 209 195 96.1 93.1-97.9 14 3.9 2.1- 6.9
Other 28 24 86.8 65.2-95.8 4 13.2 4.2-34.8
AGE
18-44 73 68 94.8 86.4-98.1 5 5.2 1.9-13.6
45+ 164 151 94.2 89.8-96.8 13 5.8 3.2-10.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 130 116 90.9 83.2-95.3 14 9.1 4.7-16.8
Some College + 108 104 98.4 95.3-99.4 4 1.6 0.6- 4.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 147 130 91.6 84.9-95.4 17 8.4 4.6-15.1
$50,000+ 56 56 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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