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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 256 188 60.0 51.6-67.8 68 40.0 32.2-48.4
RACE
White 216 165 62.6 52.9-71.3 51 37.4 28.7-47.1
Other 39 23 50.3 33.0-67.6 16 49.7 32.4-67.0
AGE
18-44 78 24 27.3 17.8-39.4 54 72.7 60.6-82.2
45+ 174 160 89.2 81.1-94.1 14 10.8 5.9-18.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 84 68 68.4 49.9-82.4 16 31.6 17.6-50.1
Some College + 172 120 56.1 46.7-65.1 52 43.9 34.9-53.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 102 72 62.2 50.2-72.9 30 37.8 27.1-49.8
$50,000+ 106 78 63.5 52.0-73.6 28 36.5 26.4-48.0

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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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