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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 161 147 84.4 72.4-91.7 14 15.6 8.3-27.6
RACE
White 120 113 94.0 87.0-97.4 7 6.0 2.6-13.0
Other 41 34 65.3 41.7-83.2 7 34.7 16.8-58.3
AGE
18-44 32 28 76.3 50.3-91.1 4 23.7 8.9-49.7
45+ 128 118 89.7 81.2-94.6 10 10.3 5.4-18.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 54 46 66.6 44.4-83.2 8 33.4 16.8-55.6
Some College + 106 100 94.3 86.6-97.7 6 5.7 2.3-13.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 70 61 75.5 57.0-87.8 9 24.5 12.2-43.0
$50,000+ 56 55 98.1 87.3-99.7 1 1.9 0.3-12.7

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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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