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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,513 5,031 77.9 76.7-79.2 1,482 22.1 20.8-23.3
-Mecklenburg County 242 187 75.6 68.7-81.4 55 24.4 18.6-31.3
GENDER
Male 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
Female 242 187 75.6 68.7-81.4 55 24.4 18.6-31.3
RACE
White 182 141 77.9 70.6-83.9 41 22.1 16.1-29.4
Other 58 45 71.0 54.6-83.3 13 29.0 16.7-45.4
AGE
18-44 55 37 61.0 45.6-74.4 18 39.0 25.6-54.4
45+ 187 150 80.4 73.1-86.2 37 19.6 13.8-26.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 73 52 70.3 56.7-81.1 21 29.7 18.9-43.3
Some College + 169 135 78.0 69.8-84.5 34 22.0 15.5-30.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 107 75 66.8 55.4-76.5 32 33.2 23.5-44.6
$50,000+ 79 66 80.8 68.7-89.0 13 19.2 11.0-31.3

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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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