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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Health Status

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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 14,998 2,790 19.6 18.8-20.4 4,515 30.9 29.9-31.8 4,483 30.1 29.2-31.1 2,094 13.0 12.3-13.7 1,116 6.4 6.0- 6.9
-Alamance County 401 60 14.0 10.7-18.0 136 33.2 28.1-38.7 121 32.5 27.2-38.2 56 13.8 10.4-18.2 28 6.6 4.2-10.2
GENDER
Male 123 21 14.9 9.6-22.5 42 32.2 23.8-42.0 41 37.8 28.3-48.4 16 11.2 6.6-18.5 3 3.8 1.0-12.9
Female 278 39 13.3 9.6-18.1 94 33.8 27.9-40.3 80 28.5 23.0-34.8 40 15.7 11.2-21.6 25 8.6 5.6-13.1
RACE
White 313 50 15.5 11.6-20.4 118 37.6 31.7-44.0 86 28.5 23.0-34.7 38 11.8 8.2-16.6 21 6.6 3.9-11.0
Other 86 10 9.6 4.8-18.3 17 18.5 11.1-29.2 34 44.8 32.7-57.7 18 20.3 12.4-31.5 7 6.8 2.8-15.3
AGE
18-44 141 25 14.7 9.7-21.8 52 37.1 28.4-46.6 51 40.0 30.7-50.1 11 6.6 3.5-12.3 2 1.6 0.4- 6.1
45+ 259 35 13.5 9.5-18.7 83 30.1 24.3-36.7 70 27.2 21.5-33.7 45 19.0 13.9-25.5 26 10.2 6.4-15.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 199 21 10.1 6.4-15.7 57 25.6 19.6-32.8 65 36.4 28.6-45.1 34 17.6 12.2-24.8 22 10.2 6.4-15.7
Some College + 201 39 17.7 12.7-24.0 78 40.1 32.6-48.2 56 28.8 22.1-36.5 22 10.2 6.4-15.9 6 3.2 1.0-10.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 246 33 12.3 8.5-17.4 73 29.1 23.0-36.1 78 33.3 26.5-40.9 37 16.8 11.8-23.2 25 8.5 5.5-13.0
$50,000+ 81 22 23.2 15.0-33.9 33 40.2 28.8-52.8 23 31.2 20.7-44.0 2 1.4 0.3- 5.4 1 4.1 0.6-23.8

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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 (MAHEC): 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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