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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 238 231 95.3 87.3-98.4 7 4.7 1.6-12.7
RACE
White 179 176 99.3 97.8-99.8 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2
Other 57 53 82.7 58.2-94.2 4 17.3 5.8-41.8
AGE
18-44 94 91 93.7 80.3-98.2 3 6.3 1.8-19.7
45+ 144 140 98.0 94.5-99.3 4 2.0 0.7- 5.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 110 106 90.4 72.7-97.1 4 9.6 2.9-27.3
Some College + 128 125 98.8 95.6-99.7 3 1.2 0.3- 4.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 119 117 98.9 94.4-99.8 2 1.1 0.2- 5.6
$50,000+ 83 81 94.8 75.2-99.1 2 5.2 0.9-24.8

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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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