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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 14,811 9,140 59.0 58.0-60.1 5,671 41.0 39.9-42.0
-Alamance County 398 235 57.5 51.7-63.2 163 42.5 36.8-48.3
GENDER
Male 119 63 49.4 39.3-59.6 56 50.6 40.4-60.7
Female 279 172 63.3 56.8-69.2 107 36.7 30.8-43.2
RACE
White 310 190 60.3 53.8-66.4 120 39.7 33.6-46.2
Other 86 44 48.8 36.6-61.1 42 51.2 38.9-63.4
AGE
18-44 142 68 43.4 34.4-52.8 74 56.6 47.2-65.6
45+ 255 166 67.8 61.2-73.8 89 32.2 26.2-38.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 197 103 50.7 42.5-58.9 94 49.3 41.1-57.5
Some College + 200 131 63.9 55.8-71.3 69 36.1 28.7-44.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 244 141 56.8 49.2-64.0 103 43.2 36.0-50.8
$50,000+ 81 48 56.4 43.7-68.3 33 43.6 31.7-56.3

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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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