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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Women's Health

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,992 4,843 94.2 92.4-95.6 149 5.8 4.4- 7.6
-Western NC 714 687 95.0 91.1-97.3 27 5.0 2.7- 8.9
RACE
White 647 622 94.9 90.7-97.3 25 5.1 2.7- 9.3
African American 19 19 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Other Minorities 42 41 98.0 86.4-99.7 1 2.0 0.3-13.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 19 18 93.7 65.8-99.1 1 6.3 0.9-34.2
Non-Hispanic 694 668 95.1 91.0-97.4 26 4.9 2.6- 9.0
AGE
18-24 25 19 67.6 38.7-87.4 6 32.4 12.6-61.3
25-34 72 72 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 107 104 97.1 91.0-99.1 3 2.9 0.9- 9.0
45-54 129 128 99.6 97.2-99.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8
55-64 144 141 98.4 94.8-99.5 3 1.6 0.5- 5.2
65+ 227 213 92.7 87.5-95.8 14 7.3 4.2-12.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 79 72 92.0 83.2-96.4 7 8.0 3.6-16.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 209 198 95.4 90.6-97.8 11 4.6 2.2- 9.4
Some Post-H.S. 197 189 90.3 76.9-96.3 8 9.7 3.7-23.1
College Graduate 228 227 99.8 98.9- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 83 79 95.9 88.7-98.6 4 4.1 1.4-11.3
$15,000- 24,999 134 130 97.8 93.5-99.3 4 2.2 0.7- 6.5
$25,000- 34,999 91 87 94.0 81.7-98.2 4 6.0 1.8-18.3
$35,000- 49,999 95 94 99.7 97.8- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2
$50,000-74,999 81 81 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 95 93 94.5 78.0-98.8 2 5.5 1.2-22.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 267 254 93.9 87.0-97.3 13 6.1 2.7-13.0
No 428 415 95.5 89.6-98.2 13 4.5 1.8-10.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 9 8 87.0 44.0-98.3 1 13.0 1.7-56.0
Non-Veteran 705 679 95.1 91.1-97.4 26 4.9 2.6- 8.9

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator

^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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