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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Cumberland County

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  Total
Respond.#
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,186 1,405 21.6 20.1-23.2 2,028 33.7 31.9-35.6 1,706 28.3 26.5-30.2 658 10.6 9.5-11.8 389 5.7 5.0- 6.6
Cumberland County 427 93 30.2 21.5-40.5 123 27.2 22.0-33.2 140 28.9 23.4-35.0 43 8.2 5.4-12.1 28 5.5 3.5- 8.5
GENDER
Male 175 49 38.9 25.3-54.5 62 30.2 21.8-40.3 47 21.6 14.7-30.5 10 5.9 2.6-13.1 7 3.4 1.5- 7.4
Female 252 44 19.2 14.2-25.5 61 23.5 18.3-29.7 93 38.1 31.6-44.9 33 11.0 7.7-15.6 21 8.1 4.9-13.3
RACE
White 250 58 25.3 19.3-32.4 82 34.0 27.7-41.1 73 25.5 20.1-31.8 20 8.3 4.5-14.7 17 6.8 4.0-11.5
Other 164 32 36.3 20.3-56.1 40 20.5 13.2-30.4 61 31.4 21.3-43.6 20 7.6 4.4-13.0 11 4.2 1.9- 8.8
AGE
18-44 241 74 40.6 28.8-53.6 78 28.5 21.4-36.9 69 24.1 17.6-32.1 12 4.6 2.0-10.4 8 2.2 1.0- 4.8
45+ 183 18 9.6 5.8-15.5 45 25.4 18.9-33.2 69 37.2 29.8-45.2 31 15.5 10.7-22.0 20 12.3 7.4-19.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 182 37 31.6 16.5-52.0 39 20.4 13.2-30.3 68 31.2 21.6-42.8 23 10.0 5.4-17.8 15 6.7 3.5-12.7
Some College + 244 56 29.0 22.5-36.5 83 33.0 26.8-39.9 72 26.9 21.3-33.4 20 6.6 4.1-10.5 13 4.4 2.4- 8.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 262 46 21.8 15.9-29.1 66 25.9 20.3-32.4 97 34.9 28.5-41.9 31 10.0 6.1-16.0 22 7.4 4.5-11.8
$50,000+ 84 29 38.2 25.5-52.7 34 38.3 26.9-51.3 19 20.5 12.1-32.6 2 3.0 0.7-11.3 0 0.0 . - .
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 421 83 19.4 15.6-24.0 157 37.4 32.3-42.8 105 26.0 21.3-31.4 44 11.0 8.0-14.8 32 6.1 4.2- 8.9
Durham 400 109 30.5 24.0-37.8 129 32.3 26.8-38.4 112 26.8 21.8-32.4 29 6.1 4.0- 9.1 21 4.4 2.6- 7.4
Forsyth 454 94 21.5 17.4-26.2 143 33.2 28.1-38.8 134 28.5 24.1-33.5 56 11.7 8.6-15.7 27 5.1 3.3- 7.8
Gaston 464 82 18.8 14.9-23.4 144 32.0 27.3-37.0 151 32.5 27.9-37.4 52 10.2 7.5-13.6 35 6.6 4.6- 9.3
Guilford 417 92 23.7 19.2-28.9 148 37.8 32.5-43.5 100 22.1 17.9-26.8 56 12.0 9.1-15.6 21 4.4 2.8- 6.9
Mecklenburg 431 128 28.7 24.0-34.0 148 36.0 30.8-41.6 105 24.4 20.2-29.3 37 8.0 5.4-11.7 13 2.8 1.5- 5.0
New Hanover 405 107 22.2 17.9-27.0 149 42.0 35.2-49.2 98 24.2 19.5-29.6 30 7.4 4.9-11.0 21 4.2 2.6- 6.7
Onslow 434 118 25.7 21.0-30.9 137 33.1 26.6-40.2 118 29.5 22.9-37.2 42 8.2 5.8-11.5 19 3.5 2.1- 5.8
Wake 428 130 31.6 26.6-37.1 154 36.2 31.1-41.7 105 24.2 19.9-29.1 30 6.6 4.3- 9.8 9 1.4 0.7- 2.9
Western NC 617 117 19.6 16.2-23.4 190 32.1 28.0-36.4 167 27.1 23.2-31.3 76 11.8 9.3-14.9 67 9.5 7.3-12.3
Piedmont NC 669 135 18.6 15.4-22.3 222 34.6 30.3-39.3 197 31.3 26.7-36.3 78 10.6 8.2-13.6 37 4.9 3.4- 7.1
Eastern NC 619 117 17.5 14.3-21.3 184 31.2 26.8-35.9 174 29.8 25.5-34.4 85 13.4 10.5-17.0 59 8.1 6.0-10.9

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#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

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

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