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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Women's Health

Have you had a hysterectomy?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,645 3,205 24.6 23.5-25.7 6,440 75.4 74.3-76.5
-Eastern NC 3,319 1,112 26.4 24.6-28.2 2,207 73.6 71.8-75.4
RACE
White 2,173 752 26.8 24.6-29.1 1,421 73.2 70.9-75.4
African American 846 302 31.6 27.9-35.6 544 68.4 64.4-72.1
Other Minorities 285 55 9.8 7.0-13.6 230 90.2 86.4-93.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 126 17 8.2 4.2-15.3 109 91.8 84.7-95.8
Non-Hispanic 3,179 1,088 27.4 25.5-29.3 2,091 72.6 70.7-74.5
AGE
18-24 106 0 0.0 . - . 106 100 . - .
25-34 322 13 3.9 2.1- 7.0 309 96.1 93.0-97.9
35-44 526 70 15.7 12.1-20.1 456 84.3 79.9-87.9
45-54 639 203 33.2 29.0-37.8 436 66.8 62.2-71.0
55-64 643 290 45.6 41.2-50.1 353 54.4 49.9-58.8
65-74 618 315 49.0 44.4-53.5 303 51.0 46.5-55.6
75+ 438 215 50.9 45.4-56.4 223 49.1 43.6-54.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 525 236 38.7 33.5-44.1 289 61.3 55.9-66.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,021 364 29.1 25.6-32.8 657 70.9 67.2-74.4
Some Post-H.S. 937 300 23.9 20.9-27.1 637 76.1 72.9-79.1
College Graduate 829 208 18.6 15.9-21.6 621 81.4 78.4-84.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 493 197 34.0 29.0-39.4 296 66.0 60.6-71.0
$15,000- 24,999 555 208 29.7 25.1-34.8 347 70.3 65.2-74.9
$25,000- 34,999 367 135 28.8 23.5-34.7 232 71.2 65.3-76.5
$35,000- 49,999 440 136 25.8 21.2-31.0 304 74.2 69.0-78.8
$50,000-74,999 439 115 19.4 15.6-23.8 324 80.6 76.2-84.4
$75,000+ 512 127 22.6 18.7-27.1 385 77.4 72.9-81.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,322 589 41.0 37.7-44.4 733 59.0 55.6-62.3
No 1,926 504 18.9 17.0-20.9 1,422 81.1 79.1-83.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 106 23 16.5 10.3-25.2 83 83.5 74.8-89.7
Non-Veteran 3,213 1,089 26.7 24.9-28.5 2,124 73.3 71.5-75.1

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*This question was asked of respondents who reported not being pregnant at time of interview.

^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.

**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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