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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,478 6,768 68.9 67.7-70.0 2,710 31.1 30.0-32.3
-Alamance County 280 211 73.8 67.6-79.2 69 26.2 20.8-32.4
GENDER
Male 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
Female 280 211 73.8 67.6-79.2 69 26.2 20.8-32.4
RACE
White 216 163 73.4 66.3-79.5 53 26.6 20.5-33.7
Other 62 46 73.8 59.7-84.2 16 26.2 15.8-40.3
AGE
18-44 91 33 40.6 30.0-52.1 58 59.4 47.9-70.0
45+ 188 177 93.9 88.6-96.8 11 6.1 3.2-11.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 148 113 74.8 66.1-81.9 35 25.2 18.1-33.9
Some College + 131 98 73.0 63.7-80.7 33 27.0 19.3-36.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 180 132 70.9 62.8-77.9 48 29.1 22.1-37.2
$50,000+ 44 34 79.6 64.8-89.2 10 20.4 10.8-35.2

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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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