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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 267 254 96.3 93.3-98.0 13 3.7 2.0- 6.7
RACE
White 222 209 95.5 91.8-97.6 13 4.5 2.4- 8.2
Other 43 43 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 55 53 97.9 91.8-99.5 2 2.1 0.5- 8.2
45+ 210 199 95.4 91.0-97.7 11 4.6 2.3- 9.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 129 119 94.0 88.1-97.1 10 6.0 2.9-11.9
Some College + 138 135 98.8 95.9-99.6 3 1.2 0.4- 4.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 146 138 95.4 90.0-97.9 8 4.6 2.1-10.0
$50,000+ 76 76 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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