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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

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
-Gaston County 238 83 25.4 19.6-32.3 155 74.6 67.7-80.4
RACE
White 202 72 27.4 20.7-35.3 130 72.6 64.7-79.3
Other 36 11 17.4 8.1-33.4 25 82.6 66.6-91.9
AGE
18-44 59 5 5.3 2.0-13.4 54 94.7 86.6-98.0
45+ 177 78 43.5 35.3-52.0 99 56.5 48.0-64.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 129 51 30.1 21.6-40.2 78 69.9 59.8-78.4
Some College + 108 32 20.6 13.3-30.5 76 79.4 69.5-86.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 120 41 27.0 18.8-37.3 79 73.0 62.7-81.2
$50,000+ 66 19 23.9 14.4-36.9 47 76.1 63.1-85.6

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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.

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