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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,095 6,276 75.3 74.0-76.5 1,819 24.7 23.5-26.0
-Forsyth County 252 211 79.7 73.0-85.1 41 20.3 14.9-27.0
GENDER
Male 100 71 69.2 58.3-78.2 29 30.8 21.8-41.7
Female 152 140 91.6 85.4-95.3 12 8.4 4.7-14.6
RACE
White 186 153 77.9 70.0-84.2 33 22.1 15.8-30.0
Other 66 58 84.5 69.5-92.9 8 15.5 7.1-30.5
AGE
18-44 126 102 75.3 65.2-83.2 24 24.7 16.8-34.8
45+ 125 109 85.0 75.8-91.1 16 15.0 8.9-24.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 70 52 67.3 53.3-78.8 18 32.7 21.2-46.7
Some College + 182 159 85.0 77.7-90.2 23 15.0 9.8-22.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 122 105 79.5 68.7-87.3 17 20.5 12.7-31.3
$50,000+ 96 83 85.4 76.0-91.5 13 14.6 8.5-24.0

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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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