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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange County

Women's Health

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,757 7,872 66.5 64.9-68.1 1,885 33.5 31.9-35.1
-Orange County 224 194 79.7 71.2-86.2 30 20.3 13.8-28.8
RACE
White 185 161 80.2 70.5-87.3 24 19.8 12.7-29.5
Other 38 32 77.6 56.6-90.2 6 22.4 9.8-43.4
AGE
18-44 58 31 51.3 36.5-66.0 27 48.7 34.0-63.5
45+ 164 162 99.2 96.6-99.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 56 52 84.4 59.3-95.2 4 15.6 4.8-40.7
Some College + 168 142 77.9 68.9-84.9 26 22.1 15.1-31.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 85 71 76.2 63.2-85.6 14 23.8 14.4-36.8
$50,000+ 110 95 79.5 66.0-88.5 15 20.5 11.5-34.0

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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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