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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 15,028 12,791 82.9 82.1-83.8 2,237 17.1 16.2-17.9
-Alamance County 403 340 84.1 79.6-87.8 63 15.9 12.2-20.4
GENDER
Male 123 101 82.6 73.9-88.8 22 17.4 11.2-26.1
Female 280 239 85.3 80.0-89.3 41 14.7 10.7-20.0
RACE
White 314 271 87.0 82.4-90.5 43 13.0 9.5-17.6
Other 87 67 75.0 62.6-84.3 20 25.0 15.7-37.4
AGE
18-44 143 107 74.7 65.8-81.9 36 25.3 18.1-34.2
45+ 259 232 90.9 86.5-94.0 27 9.1 6.0-13.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 201 156 75.3 67.6-81.7 45 24.7 18.3-32.4
Some College + 201 183 92.6 87.9-95.6 18 7.4 4.4-12.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 247 197 79.1 72.7-84.3 50 20.9 15.7-27.3
$50,000+ 81 79 99.1 95.7-99.8 2 0.9 0.2- 4.3

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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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