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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 338 260 60.5 52.9-67.6 78 39.5 32.4-47.1
RACE
White 254 206 66.4 57.2-74.6 48 33.6 25.4-42.8
Other 83 54 51.6 38.4-64.6 29 48.4 35.4-61.6
AGE
18-44 121 53 31.2 23.1-40.7 68 68.8 59.3-76.9
45+ 213 203 95.0 90.5-97.4 10 5.0 2.6- 9.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 87 60 47.1 34.1-60.5 27 52.9 39.5-65.9
Some College + 250 199 66.5 57.5-74.5 51 33.5 25.5-42.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 146 107 51.7 40.6-62.7 39 48.3 37.3-59.4
$50,000+ 157 125 67.8 56.6-77.2 32 32.2 22.8-43.4

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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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