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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 303 281 94.4 91.1-96.5 22 5.6 3.5- 8.9
RACE
White 184 171 94.7 90.0-97.2 13 5.3 2.8-10.0
Other 117 108 93.8 87.9-97.0 9 6.2 3.0-12.1
AGE
18-44 87 83 96.8 90.7-98.9 4 3.2 1.1- 9.3
45+ 213 195 91.9 87.0-95.0 18 8.1 5.0-13.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 147 131 91.1 84.9-95.0 16 8.9 5.0-15.1
Some College + 156 150 97.0 92.7-98.8 6 3.0 1.2- 7.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 171 158 94.2 89.6-96.8 13 5.8 3.2-10.4
$50,000+ 85 80 93.7 84.6-97.5 5 6.3 2.5-15.4

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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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