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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Women's Health-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,624 558 27.8 25.1-30.7 1,066 72.2 69.3-74.9
Females 1,624 558 27.8 25.1-30.7 1,066 72.2 69.3-74.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 21 4 6.3 2.0-18.2 17 93.7 81.8-98.0
Non-Hispanic 1,595 552 28.1 25.3-31.0 1,043 71.9 69.0-74.7
AGE
18-24 47 0 0.0 . - . 47 100 . - .
25-34 196 4 1.4 0.5- 4.0 192 98.6 96.0-99.5
35-44 277 42 15.7 10.9-22.0 235 84.3 78.0-89.1
45-54 348 132 40.0 33.2-47.1 216 60.0 52.9-66.8
55-64 304 141 46.2 39.3-53.2 163 53.8 46.8-60.7
65-74 260 144 54.9 47.0-62.6 116 45.1 37.4-53.0
75+ 176 91 59.0 49.7-67.6 85 41.0 32.4-50.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 310 144 41.6 34.5-49.1 166 58.4 50.9-65.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 535 187 30.5 25.7-35.9 348 69.5 64.1-74.3
Some Post-H.S. 404 129 27.0 21.7-33.1 275 73.0 66.9-78.3
College Graduate 373 97 16.5 12.7-21.2 276 83.5 78.8-87.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 321 125 33.0 26.9-39.8 196 67.0 60.2-73.1
$15,000- 24,999 368 136 34.0 27.6-41.0 232 66.0 59.0-72.4
$25,000- 34,999 208 72 30.5 22.9-39.3 136 69.5 60.7-77.1
$35,000- 49,999 191 53 24.6 17.9-32.9 138 75.4 67.1-82.1
$50,000-74,999 162 39 15.3 10.2-22.2 123 84.7 77.8-89.8
$75,000+ 140 40 20.4 14.0-28.8 100 79.6 71.2-86.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 641 299 43.3 38.1-48.6 342 56.7 51.4-61.9
No 929 245 20.3 17.4-23.5 684 79.7 76.5-82.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 50 14 25.0 11.7-45.7 36 75.0 54.3-88.3
Non-Veteran 1,574 544 27.9 25.2-30.9 1,030 72.1 69.1-74.8

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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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