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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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
-Eastern NC 2,021 1,635 67.3 63.2-71.2 386 32.7 28.8-36.8
RACE
White 1,334 1,090 67.7 62.4-72.5 244 32.3 27.5-37.6
African American 504 409 71.9 64.0-78.6 95 28.1 21.4-36.0
Other Minorities 172 126 49.8 36.9-62.8 46 50.2 37.2-63.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 69 43 44.2 27.6-62.2 26 55.8 37.8-72.4
Non-Hispanic 1,949 1,589 68.8 64.6-72.7 360 31.2 27.3-35.4
AGE
18-24 70 13 21.3 9.3-41.6 57 78.7 58.4-90.7
25-34 201 41 15.1 9.6-22.9 160 84.9 77.1-90.4
35-44 266 158 64.3 56.0-71.8 108 35.7 28.2-44.0
45-54 358 333 90.0 83.4-94.2 25 10.0 5.8-16.6
55-64 439 425 97.4 95.0-98.7 14 2.6 1.3- 5.0
65+ 664 644 97.6 95.5-98.8 20 2.4 1.2- 4.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 270 232 72.0 58.9-82.2 38 28.0 17.8-41.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 655 549 69.8 62.4-76.2 106 30.2 23.8-37.6
Some Post-H.S. 576 455 66.4 58.3-73.7 121 33.6 26.3-41.7
College Graduate 517 396 62.8 55.0-70.1 121 37.2 29.9-45.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 273 226 68.8 58.0-77.9 47 31.2 22.1-42.0
$15,000- 24,999 357 286 62.5 52.0-71.9 71 37.5 28.1-48.0
$25,000- 34,999 226 175 64.5 51.7-75.6 51 35.5 24.4-48.3
$35,000- 49,999 244 187 68.2 57.9-76.9 57 31.8 23.1-42.1
$50,000-74,999 225 171 65.9 54.2-76.0 54 34.1 24.0-45.8
$75,000+ 300 243 67.1 56.8-76.1 57 32.9 23.9-43.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 824 730 81.0 74.9-85.9 94 19.0 14.1-25.1
No 1,132 858 61.3 55.8-66.4 274 38.7 33.6-44.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 78 54 57.0 40.2-72.2 24 43.0 27.8-59.8
Non-Veteran 1,943 1,581 67.8 63.6-71.8 362 32.2 28.2-36.4

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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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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