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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Women's Health

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,518 7,015 91.5 90.1-92.7 503 8.5 7.3- 9.9
-Alamance County 190 179 90.3 79.7-95.7 11 9.7 4.3-20.3
RACE
White 152 146 94.3 79.8-98.6 6 5.7 1.4-20.2
Other 34 29 78.8 54.3-92.0 5 21.2 8.0-45.7
AGE
18-44 44 40 86.9 67.0-95.6 4 13.1 4.4-33.0
45+ 141 134 93.0 79.6-97.9 7 7.0 2.1-20.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 91 85 88.3 68.8-96.2 6 11.7 3.8-31.2
Some College + 98 93 92.3 79.6-97.3 5 7.7 2.7-20.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 102 96 90.7 75.6-96.9 6 9.3 3.1-24.4
$50,000+ 49 48 97.4 83.8-99.6 1 2.6 0.4-16.2

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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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