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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 446 434 94.7 89.3-97.4 12 5.3 2.6-10.7
RACE
White 310 303 95.5 88.1-98.4 7 4.5 1.6-11.9
Other 128 123 93.0 81.8-97.5 5 7.0 2.5-18.2
AGE
18-44 146 140 92.0 82.3-96.6 6 8.0 3.4-17.7
45+ 291 285 97.8 94.8-99.1 6 2.2 0.9- 5.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 108 102 93.0 81.0-97.7 6 7.0 2.3-19.0
Some College + 336 330 95.1 88.2-98.0 6 4.9 2.0-11.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 157 147 83.7 69.4-92.1 10 16.3 7.9-30.6
$50,000+ 224 224 100 . - . 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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