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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Women's Health

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
-Piedmont NC 4,589 1,452 22.8 21.3-24.3 3,137 77.2 75.7-78.7
RACE
White 3,614 1,181 23.8 22.1-25.5 2,433 76.2 74.5-77.9
African American 728 232 24.9 21.2-29.0 496 75.1 71.0-78.8
Other Minorities 233 39 11.7 7.8-17.3 194 88.3 82.7-92.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 199 28 8.0 4.7-13.2 171 92.0 86.8-95.3
Non-Hispanic 4,379 1,420 23.9 22.4-25.6 2,959 76.1 74.4-77.6
AGE
18-24 104 2 1.8 0.4- 7.0 102 98.2 93.0-99.6
25-34 445 6 0.8 0.3- 1.8 439 99.2 98.2-99.7
35-44 723 81 11.2 8.7-14.4 642 88.8 85.6-91.3
45-54 929 258 26.7 23.3-30.5 671 73.3 69.5-76.7
55-64 933 371 38.7 34.8-42.6 562 61.3 57.4-65.2
65-74 766 374 49.8 45.3-54.3 392 50.2 45.7-54.7
75+ 646 347 54.7 49.6-59.6 299 45.3 40.4-50.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 558 240 29.5 24.7-34.7 318 70.5 65.3-75.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,288 498 27.6 24.4-31.0 790 72.4 69.0-75.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,281 428 24.9 21.9-28.1 853 75.1 71.9-78.1
College Graduate 1,454 283 14.3 12.3-16.5 1,171 85.7 83.5-87.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 496 208 29.3 24.0-35.4 288 70.7 64.6-76.0
$15,000- 24,999 740 291 27.3 23.2-31.9 449 72.7 68.1-76.8
$25,000- 34,999 446 148 30.6 25.1-36.6 298 69.4 63.4-74.9
$35,000- 49,999 593 170 21.0 17.4-25.2 423 79.0 74.8-82.6
$50,000-74,999 598 152 20.6 17.0-24.7 446 79.4 75.3-83.0
$75,000+ 978 200 14.1 11.8-16.7 778 85.9 83.3-88.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,613 689 35.3 32.0-38.7 924 64.7 61.3-68.0
No 2,890 742 17.5 16.0-19.2 2,148 82.5 80.8-84.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 83 29 25.4 14.9-40.0 54 74.6 60.0-85.1
Non-Veteran 4,506 1,423 22.7 21.2-24.3 3,083 77.3 75.7-78.8

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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