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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 246 207 73.4 64.7-80.6 39 26.6 19.4-35.3
RACE
White 182 160 75.2 64.1-83.8 22 24.8 16.2-35.9
Other 64 47 69.4 53.6-81.7 17 30.6 18.3-46.4
AGE
18-44 63 29 44.6 30.3-59.9 34 55.4 40.1-69.7
45+ 179 175 96.0 88.5-98.6 4 4.0 1.4-11.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 76 65 77.6 62.0-88.0 11 22.4 12.0-38.0
Some College + 170 142 71.9 61.1-80.6 28 28.1 19.4-38.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 113 94 75.3 62.5-84.8 19 24.7 15.2-37.5
$50,000+ 97 79 65.8 51.8-77.5 18 34.2 22.5-48.2

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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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