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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 7,518 7,015 91.5 90.1-92.7 503 8.5 7.3- 9.9
-Gaston County 170 157 88.6 73.7-95.6 13 11.4 4.4-26.3
RACE
White 141 134 97.3 94.0-98.8 7 2.7 1.2- 6.0
Other 29 23 62.6 31.2-86.0 6 37.4 14.0-68.8
AGE
18-44 34 32 80.2 48.2-94.6 2 19.8 5.4-51.8
45+ 135 124 94.2 89.0-97.0 11 5.8 3.0-11.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 87 74 78.6 56.4-91.3 13 21.4 8.7-43.6
Some College + 83 83 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 89 82 94.5 87.9-97.6 7 5.5 2.4-12.1
$50,000+ 46 46 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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