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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Women's Health

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,757 7,872 66.5 64.9-68.1 1,885 33.5 31.9-35.1
-Durham County 249 188 62.1 54.0-69.5 61 37.9 30.5-46.0
RACE
White 138 111 67.9 57.0-77.1 27 32.1 22.9-43.0
Other 108 75 56.4 44.6-67.6 33 43.6 32.4-55.4
AGE
18-44 78 27 27.5 18.2-39.4 51 72.5 60.6-81.8
45+ 169 160 93.7 87.7-96.9 9 6.3 3.1-12.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 74 56 63.2 48.4-75.8 18 36.8 24.2-51.6
Some College + 175 132 61.5 51.7-70.4 43 38.5 29.6-48.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 111 82 58.3 46.2-69.5 29 41.7 30.5-53.8
$50,000+ 103 79 68.8 57.0-78.6 24 31.2 21.4-43.0

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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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