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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 288 274 94.3 89.3-97.0 14 5.7 3.0-10.7
RACE
White 235 223 94.4 88.6-97.3 12 5.6 2.7-11.4
Other 51 49 93.8 77.5-98.5 2 6.2 1.5-22.5
AGE
18-44 96 94 98.2 92.8-99.6 2 1.8 0.4- 7.2
45+ 189 177 89.8 80.5-95.0 12 10.2 5.0-19.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 123 112 89.0 78.6-94.7 11 11.0 5.3-21.4
Some College + 163 160 98.5 95.2-99.6 3 1.5 0.4- 4.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 137 126 91.2 83.3-95.6 11 8.8 4.4-16.7
$50,000+ 108 107 99.2 94.4-99.9 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6

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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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