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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

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  Total
Respond.^
1 or more/day 1 or more/week 1 or more/month 1 or more/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 16,326 1,128 6.5 6.0- 7.0 7,858 47.7 46.7-48.8 4,172 25.4 24.5-26.4 369 2.1 1.8- 2.4 2,799 18.2 17.4-19.1
-Alamance County 435 32 6.5 4.0-10.5 208 48.1 42.0-54.3 111 23.3 18.8-28.6 11 2.5 1.3- 4.8 73 19.5 14.6-25.5
GENDER
Male 135 4 4.4 1.1-15.4 60 45.6 34.7-56.9 37 23.3 15.6-33.1 3 1.7 0.5- 5.8 31 25.0 16.0-36.9
Female 300 28 8.1 5.4-12.2 148 50.0 43.3-56.6 74 23.4 18.3-29.4 8 3.1 1.4- 6.6 42 15.4 11.0-21.1
RACE
White 324 26 7.9 4.5-13.4 159 48.2 41.4-55.0 87 27.6 21.8-34.3 8 2.6 1.2- 5.4 44 13.8 9.7-19.3
Other 110 6 3.7 1.5- 9.0 49 48.2 35.8-60.7 24 14.3 9.0-21.9 2 1.9 0.4- 8.7 29 31.9 20.7-45.6
AGE
18-44 170 13 7.5 3.7-14.7 79 46.7 37.3-56.2 36 19.5 13.3-27.7 4 2.5 0.9- 6.7 38 23.8 16.1-33.7
45+ 264 19 5.3 3.3- 8.4 128 49.8 42.8-56.8 75 28.2 22.4-34.9 7 2.6 1.2- 5.4 35 14.1 10.0-19.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 207 13 5.7 3.0-10.5 92 47.6 38.4-57.0 51 17.0 12.3-23.1 6 3.1 1.2- 7.4 45 26.6 18.4-36.7
Some College + 226 19 7.3 3.6-14.3 116 49.0 40.9-57.1 59 28.9 21.8-37.1 5 2.0 0.8- 5.1 27 12.7 8.2-19.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 251 15 3.9 2.2- 7.0 113 47.4 39.3-55.6 69 22.1 16.9-28.3 6 1.8 0.8- 4.1 48 24.8 17.4-34.0
$50,000+ 111 7 7.9 2.7-20.9 58 46.3 35.2-57.7 31 32.7 22.5-44.8 3 2.5 0.7- 7.9 12 10.6 5.2-20.5

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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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
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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