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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 409 392 94.2 85.7-97.8 17 5.8 2.2-14.3
RACE
White 253 247 98.8 96.9-99.5 6 1.2 0.5- 3.1
Other 154 143 87.7 69.8-95.7 11 12.3 4.3-30.2
AGE
18-44 115 109 91.5 74.8-97.5 6 8.5 2.5-25.2
45+ 289 278 97.1 94.5-98.5 11 2.9 1.5- 5.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 102 95 85.6 57.2-96.4 7 14.4 3.6-42.8
Some College + 307 297 97.2 94.6-98.6 10 2.8 1.4- 5.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 165 152 86.6 67.2-95.3 13 13.4 4.7-32.8
$50,000+ 186 184 98.8 95.3-99.7 2 1.2 0.3- 4.7

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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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