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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 230 215 92.1 83.5-96.4 15 7.9 3.6-16.5
RACE
White 195 184 93.4 82.7-97.6 11 6.6 2.4-17.3
Other 33 29 86.0 63.8-95.5 4 14.0 4.5-36.2
AGE
18-44 60 57 90.5 72.4-97.2 3 9.5 2.8-27.6
45+ 164 153 93.9 88.0-97.0 11 6.1 3.0-12.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 99 89 90.9 79.8-96.2 10 9.1 3.8-20.2
Some College + 130 126 93.2 77.3-98.2 4 6.8 1.8-22.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 130 121 93.6 84.9-97.5 9 6.4 2.5-15.1
$50,000+ 59 57 90.1 61.2-98.1 2 9.9 1.9-38.8

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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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