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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Women's Health-FEMALES

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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
-FEMALES 7,547 6,238 67.4 65.4-69.3 1,309 32.6 30.7-34.6
RACE
White 5,791 4,885 69.5 67.2-71.7 906 30.5 28.3-32.8
African American 1,299 1,036 66.0 61.3-70.3 263 34.0 29.7-38.7
Other Minorities 414 284 50.0 42.3-57.6 130 50.0 42.4-57.7
AGE
18-24 187 25 13.0 7.6-21.3 162 87.0 78.7-92.4
25-34 619 114 16.9 13.4-21.1 505 83.1 78.9-86.6
35-44 1,054 645 63.1 59.3-66.6 409 36.9 33.4-40.7
45-54 1,377 1,288 93.3 91.2-95.0 89 6.7 5.0- 8.8
55-64 1,609 1,567 97.4 96.2-98.3 42 2.6 1.7- 3.8
65+ 2,610 2,519 96.5 95.4-97.4 91 3.5 2.6- 4.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 933 795 66.5 59.7-72.7 138 33.5 27.3-40.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,207 1,877 69.0 65.1-72.5 330 31.0 27.5-34.9
Some Post-H.S. 2,016 1,642 65.9 61.9-69.7 374 34.1 30.3-38.1
College Graduate 2,377 1,914 67.6 64.4-70.6 463 32.4 29.4-35.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 912 767 69.6 64.1-74.6 145 30.4 25.4-35.9
$15,000- 24,999 1,240 1,022 64.6 59.4-69.4 218 35.4 30.6-40.6
$25,000- 34,999 799 647 67.1 61.1-72.7 152 32.9 27.3-38.9
$35,000- 49,999 924 755 69.3 64.0-74.1 169 30.7 25.9-36.0
$50,000- 74,999 936 761 69.3 64.0-74.2 175 30.7 25.8-36.0
$75,000+ 1,328 1,080 68.5 64.4-72.3 248 31.5 27.7-35.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,933 2,621 78.6 75.2-81.5 312 21.4 18.5-24.8
No 4,402 3,460 62.5 60.0-64.9 942 37.5 35.1-40.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 173 131 62.7 51.3-72.9 42 37.3 27.1-48.7
Non-Veteran 7,373 6,106 67.5 65.5-69.5 1,267 32.5 30.5-34.5

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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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