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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 278 262 93.6 88.4-96.5 16 6.4 3.5-11.6
RACE
White 243 232 96.1 92.0-98.1 11 3.9 1.9- 8.0
Other 34 29 79.7 56.0-92.3 5 20.3 7.7-44.0
AGE
18-44 81 75 91.1 80.9-96.1 6 8.9 3.9-19.1
45+ 197 187 96.2 92.5-98.1 10 3.8 1.9- 7.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 122 112 88.7 77.8-94.6 10 11.3 5.4-22.2
Some College + 156 150 96.9 91.3-98.9 6 3.1 1.1- 8.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 136 127 90.9 81.0-95.9 9 9.1 4.1-19.0
$50,000+ 90 89 99.6 97.3-99.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7

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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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