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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 254 228 86.7 79.7-91.6 26 13.3 8.4-20.3
RACE
White 81 77 93.3 79.8-98.0 4 6.7 2.0-20.2
Other 171 150 85.7 77.1-91.5 21 14.3 8.5-22.9
AGE
18-44 86 77 84.5 72.0-92.0 9 15.5 8.0-28.0
45+ 166 149 89.1 81.8-93.7 17 10.9 6.3-18.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 154 136 83.8 73.6-90.6 18 16.2 9.4-26.4
Some College + 100 92 91.6 81.9-96.3 8 8.4 3.7-18.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 179 158 84.4 75.5-90.5 21 15.6 9.5-24.5
$50,000+ 35 34 94.6 70.2-99.2 1 5.4 0.8-29.8

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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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