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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 258 243 88.5 75.8-95.0 15 11.5 5.0-24.2
RACE
White 189 183 88.3 67.8-96.4 6 11.7 3.6-32.2
Other 67 59 89.6 77.5-95.6 8 10.4 4.4-22.5
AGE
18-44 59 55 83.6 55.7-95.4 4 16.4 4.6-44.3
45+ 198 187 92.2 84.7-96.2 11 7.8 3.8-15.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 96 85 74.3 50.8-89.0 11 25.7 11.0-49.2
Some College + 162 158 98.4 95.7-99.4 4 1.6 0.6- 4.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 116 105 84.7 69.7-93.0 11 15.3 7.0-30.3
$50,000+ 99 97 88.2 52.6-98.0 2 11.8 2.0-47.4

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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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