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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 396 375 93.2 86.2-96.8 21 6.8 3.2-13.8
RACE
White 265 256 94.2 80.0-98.5 9 5.8 1.5-20.0
Other 127 115 91.7 83.9-95.9 12 8.3 4.1-16.1
AGE
18-44 102 95 90.0 75.7-96.3 7 10.0 3.7-24.3
45+ 289 276 96.5 93.8-98.1 13 3.5 1.9- 6.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 112 102 89.2 69.0-96.8 10 10.8 3.2-31.0
Some College + 282 272 95.4 90.5-97.9 10 4.6 2.1- 9.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 157 145 92.3 84.2-96.5 12 7.7 3.5-15.8
$50,000+ 161 158 93.2 74.6-98.5 3 6.8 1.5-25.4

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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.

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