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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Women's Health-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 9,645 3,205 24.6 23.5-25.7 6,440 75.4 74.3-76.5
RACE
White 7,402 2,534 25.4 24.2-26.6 4,868 74.6 73.4-75.8
African American 1,624 558 27.8 25.1-30.7 1,066 72.2 69.3-74.9
Other Minorities 584 110 11.4 8.6-15.0 474 88.6 85.0-91.4
AGE
18-24 249 3 1.2 0.3- 4.1 246 98.8 95.9-99.7
25-34 889 25 2.2 1.4- 3.3 864 97.8 96.7-98.6
35-44 1,460 186 13.3 11.2-15.6 1,274 86.7 84.4-88.8
45-54 1,861 547 28.8 26.2-31.4 1,314 71.2 68.6-73.8
55-64 1,995 843 41.3 38.7-44.1 1,152 58.7 55.9-61.3
65-74 1,733 868 49.7 46.7-52.6 865 50.3 47.4-53.3
75+ 1,381 711 52.9 49.5-56.3 670 47.1 43.7-50.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,341 597 33.4 30.1-36.9 744 66.6 63.1-69.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,823 1,088 29.0 26.8-31.3 1,735 71.0 68.7-73.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,705 894 24.9 22.8-27.0 1,811 75.1 73.0-77.2
College Graduate 2,756 616 16.0 14.5-17.7 2,140 84.0 82.3-85.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,235 521 31.7 28.1-35.4 714 68.3 64.6-71.9
$15,000- 24,999 1,604 621 28.9 25.9-32.0 983 71.1 68.0-74.1
$25,000- 34,999 1,022 365 30.3 26.8-34.2 657 69.7 65.8-73.2
$35,000- 49,999 1,282 393 23.3 20.6-26.2 889 76.7 73.8-79.4
$50,000-74,999 1,252 333 20.8 18.3-23.6 919 79.2 76.4-81.7
$75,000+ 1,696 378 16.6 14.6-18.7 1,318 83.4 81.3-85.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,672 1,626 37.8 35.6-40.0 2,046 62.2 60.0-64.4
No 5,781 1,524 18.4 17.2-19.6 4,257 81.6 80.4-82.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 207 58 21.8 15.2-30.1 149 78.2 69.9-84.8
Non-Veteran 9,438 3,147 24.6 23.6-25.7 6,291 75.4 74.3-76.4

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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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