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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 9,711 9,102 92.2 91.1-93.2 609 7.8 6.8- 8.9
-Union County 255 237 90.5 81.1-95.5 18 9.5 4.5-18.9
RACE
White 215 204 91.1 78.9-96.6 11 8.9 3.4-21.1
Other 39 32 87.6 74.1-94.6 7 12.4 5.4-25.9
AGE
18-44 78 74 88.6 67.6-96.7 4 11.4 3.3-32.4
45+ 173 159 92.1 86.2-95.6 14 7.9 4.4-13.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 83 72 80.7 59.0-92.4 11 19.3 7.6-41.0
Some College + 172 165 94.9 85.3-98.4 7 5.1 1.6-14.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 102 91 91.1 83.3-95.4 11 8.9 4.6-16.7
$50,000+ 106 105 99.4 95.8-99.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2

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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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