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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 170 152 74.3 61.1-84.1 18 25.7 15.9-38.9
RACE
White 141 129 82.5 70.6-90.2 12 17.5 9.8-29.4
Other 29 23 49.6 24.9-74.5 6 50.4 25.5-75.1
AGE
18-44 34 18 38.2 22.0-57.5 16 61.8 42.5-78.0
45+ 135 133 98.2 91.4-99.6 2 1.8 0.4- 8.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 87 78 68.8 48.5-83.7 9 31.2 16.3-51.5
Some College + 83 74 80.6 66.6-89.6 9 19.4 10.4-33.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 89 84 87.4 70.7-95.2 5 12.6 4.8-29.3
$50,000+ 46 38 73.7 55.7-86.2 8 26.3 13.8-44.3

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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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