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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Women's Health

Have you had a hysterectomy?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,465 2,531 24.8 23.5-26.2 4,934 75.2 73.8-76.5
-Western NC 1,179 473 32.7 29.2-36.3 706 67.3 63.7-70.8
RACE
White 1,081 442 33.2 29.6-36.9 639 66.8 63.1-70.4
African American 34 15 41.0 22.5-62.4 19 59.0 37.6-77.5
Other Minorities 58 16 17.7 7.5-36.1 42 82.3 63.9-92.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 27 8 19.7 8.6-39.2 19 80.3 60.8-91.4
Non-Hispanic 1,150 464 33.1 29.6-36.7 686 66.9 63.3-70.4
AGE
18-24 25 1 3.1 0.4-19.3 24 96.9 80.7-99.6
25-34 70 5 7.5 2.4-21.4 65 92.5 78.6-97.6
35-44 134 28 21.9 14.2-32.3 106 78.1 67.7-85.8
45-54 186 57 30.7 23.2-39.5 129 69.3 60.5-76.8
55-64 260 117 45.2 38.2-52.4 143 54.8 47.6-61.8
65+ 488 259 51.7 46.5-56.8 229 48.3 43.2-53.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 171 92 48.0 38.4-57.7 79 52.0 42.3-61.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 368 160 36.1 29.9-42.9 208 63.9 57.1-70.1
Some Post-H.S. 323 130 31.1 25.0-38.0 193 68.9 62.0-75.0
College Graduate 315 90 23.6 18.0-30.2 225 76.4 69.8-82.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 177 94 40.6 31.8-50.0 83 59.4 50.0-68.2
$15,000- 24,999 228 97 29.8 23.2-37.4 131 70.2 62.6-76.8
$25,000- 34,999 138 47 32.2 23.2-42.8 91 67.8 57.2-76.8
$35,000- 49,999 147 56 34.3 24.8-45.3 91 65.7 54.7-75.2
$50,000-74,999 128 48 34.3 23.7-46.8 80 65.7 53.2-76.3
$75,000+ 125 31 23.3 15.4-33.6 94 76.7 66.4-84.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 533 267 42.6 37.0-48.3 266 57.4 51.7-63.0
No 619 197 25.9 21.6-30.7 422 74.1 69.3-78.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 14 5 21.5 7.2-49.1 9 78.5 50.9-92.8
Non-Veteran 1,165 468 32.8 29.3-36.4 697 67.2 63.6-70.7

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*This question was asked of respondents who reported not being pregnant at time of interview.

^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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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