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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Women's Health

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,547 6,238 67.4 65.4-69.3 1,309 32.6 30.7-34.6
-Buncombe County 162 148 83.6 73.3-90.4 14 16.4 9.6-26.7
RACE
White 155 143 85.0 74.3-91.7 12 15.0 8.3-25.7
Other 4 3 58.7 11.8-93.8 1 41.3 6.2-88.2
AGE
18-44 26 15 55.3 34.7-74.3 11 44.7 25.7-65.3
45+ 133 131 98.5 94.3-99.6 2 1.5 0.4- 5.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 59 55 87.3 68.5-95.6 4 12.7 4.4-31.5
Some College + 103 93 81.5 67.9-90.2 10 18.5 9.8-32.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 83 75 82.4 67.0-91.5 8 17.6 8.5-33.0
$50,000+ 45 40 78.8 57.4-91.1 5 21.2 8.9-42.6

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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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