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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for Guilford County

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  Total
Respond.^
1 or more/day 1 or more/week 1 or more/month 1 or more/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,966 616 6.2 5.4- 7.0 4,144 46.0 44.4-47.7 2,241 25.7 24.2-27.2 245 2.7 2.2- 3.3 1,720 19.4 18.1-20.8
-Guilford County 429 31 6.9 4.5-10.4 216 47.4 41.8-53.0 103 25.8 21.0-31.2 10 2.2 1.1- 4.4 69 17.8 13.8-22.8
GENDER
Male 156 11 7.3 3.7-14.1 71 42.7 34.1-51.7 45 30.9 23.0-40.0 3 2.0 0.6- 6.8 26 17.1 11.2-25.3
Female 273 20 6.5 3.8-10.7 145 51.5 44.5-58.5 58 21.3 16.0-27.9 7 2.3 1.0- 5.2 43 18.4 13.3-25.0
RACE
White 303 23 7.1 4.5-11.2 162 50.7 44.1-57.3 75 25.6 20.1-32.1 5 1.9 0.7- 5.0 38 14.6 10.2-20.5
Other 125 8 6.3 2.4-15.8 53 39.5 29.7-50.2 28 26.3 17.6-37.3 5 2.8 1.0- 7.4 31 25.1 17.1-35.3
AGE
18-44 171 8 5.3 2.1-12.5 74 39.1 30.9-48.0 48 29.5 21.8-38.6 4 2.2 0.7- 6.3 37 23.9 17.1-32.4
45+ 254 22 8.3 5.3-12.7 139 54.4 47.2-61.3 55 22.7 17.2-29.4 6 2.2 0.8- 5.5 32 12.5 8.2-18.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 144 10 7.7 3.8-15.0 56 37.0 28.4-46.6 37 26.5 18.8-35.9 3 1.7 0.4- 6.0 38 27.1 19.4-36.6
Some College + 283 21 6.5 3.8-11.0 159 53.5 46.5-60.4 66 25.8 19.9-32.8 7 2.5 1.0- 5.7 30 11.7 7.9-17.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 184 12 6.5 3.3-12.5 87 42.0 33.8-50.8 41 24.9 17.5-34.1 3 0.8 0.3- 2.6 41 25.7 18.6-34.5
$50,000+ 140 10 5.8 3.0-10.9 68 46.6 37.4-56.0 40 29.8 21.9-39.1 6 4.4 1.8-10.5 16 13.5 7.8-22.2
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 432 30 6.6 4.4-10.0 251 53.7 47.9-59.3 89 25.4 20.3-31.3 9 1.3 0.7- 2.5 53 13.0 9.6-17.3
Guilford 429 31 6.9 4.5-10.4 216 47.4 41.8-53.0 103 25.8 21.0-31.2 10 2.2 1.1- 4.4 69 17.8 13.8-22.8
Mecklenburg 428 23 4.5 2.9- 7.0 217 52.5 46.5-58.4 109 25.4 20.5-31.1 9 1.7 0.8- 3.4 70 15.9 12.2-20.5
Orange 434 44 8.0 5.5-11.5 243 55.3 47.7-62.7 89 20.9 15.9-27.0 11 2.2 1.1- 4.2 47 13.5 7.9-22.2
Wake 441 30 6.6 4.3-10.2 221 50.7 45.0-56.3 110 23.5 19.2-28.6 9 1.6 0.8- 3.2 71 17.5 13.5-22.5
Chatham/Lee 384 27 6.1 4.0- 9.2 182 47.0 40.6-53.4 94 22.7 18.1-28.1 10 2.3 1.1- 4.4 71 22.0 16.1-29.2
Nash/Wilson 357 23 5.5 3.5- 8.7 128 34.9 29.4-41.0 101 29.3 23.7-35.5 17 3.8 2.2- 6.3 88 26.5 21.4-32.3
Craven/Pamlico 435 30 6.4 4.4- 9.4 223 52.3 46.6-58.0 97 20.7 16.6-25.4 9 1.9 0.9- 4.0 76 18.6 14.1-24.1
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 421 27 6.1 4.1- 9.0 177 39.8 33.9-45.9 115 27.9 22.9-33.4 11 2.6 1.3- 5.0 91 23.7 19.0-29.1
Appalachian/Wilkes 429 29 7.1 4.6-10.7 203 44.9 38.1-51.9 121 28.4 23.1-34.4 6 1.0 0.4- 2.4 70 18.5 13.1-25.6
Franklin/Gran./Vance 460 28 4.3 2.8- 6.7 179 34.5 28.0-41.7 123 28.2 21.9-35.4 13 2.2 1.1- 4.1 117 30.8 21.9-41.4
Graham/Swain/Jackson 403 31 5.5 3.6- 8.5 224 60.7 50.9-69.7 81 18.6 13.4-25.2 9 2.3 1.0- 5.1 58 12.9 9.0-18.0
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 444 29 6.1 4.1- 9.0 150 34.2 29.2-39.5 127 28.1 23.5-33.2 15 3.4 1.7- 6.6 123 28.2 23.7-33.3
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 388 21 4.2 2.6- 6.8 143 40.0 33.5-46.9 94 23.3 18.7-28.7 17 4.4 2.6- 7.2 113 28.0 22.8-33.9
Northeast NC I 432 17 3.2 1.9- 5.2 149 33.7 28.2-39.6 137 34.6 27.9-42.0 16 2.4 1.4- 4.2 113 26.1 21.3-31.5
Northeast NC II 487 43 7.4 5.3-10.1 208 41.0 35.7-46.4 107 21.1 17.2-25.5 19 6.4 3.8-10.8 110 24.2 19.9-29.0
Northeastern Partnership 919 60 5.9 4.5- 7.8 357 38.4 34.4-42.6 244 25.8 22.2-29.8 35 5.0 3.2- 7.9 223 24.8 21.5-28.5
Mountain AHEC 1,241 97 8.8 6.6-11.5 687 52.1 47.7-56.5 264 24.3 20.0-29.1 26 1.9 1.1- 3.2 167 13.0 10.6-15.8
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 3,126 204 6.0 4.6- 7.9 1,280 42.3 39.4-45.3 813 26.0 23.4-28.8 112 4.4 3.2- 6.1 717 21.2 18.9-23.6
Piedmont 3,867 260 5.7 4.8- 6.8 1,842 47.1 44.8-49.4 965 25.8 23.8-28.0 98 2.1 1.5- 2.8 702 19.3 17.5-21.3
Western NC 1,973 152 8.6 6.7-10.8 1,022 49.7 46.0-53.3 463 24.4 21.1-28.0 35 1.5 0.9- 2.3 301 15.9 13.6-18.7

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (AHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** 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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