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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-5 years 5 or more years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,711 11,218 79.9 79.0-80.8 1,390 11.0 10.3-11.7 736 5.9 5.4- 6.5 367 3.2 2.8- 3.7
-Cabarrus County 337 278 81.9 76.0-86.7 31 10.2 6.4-16.0 16 4.9 2.8- 8.4 12 2.9 1.6- 5.3
GENDER
Male 123 105 84.1 73.3-91.0 8 8.5 3.3-20.3 4 3.9 1.4-10.4 6 3.5 1.5- 7.8
Female 214 173 80.1 72.8-85.8 23 11.7 7.1-18.6 12 5.8 3.1-10.6 6 2.4 1.0- 5.6
RACE
White 298 239 79.0 72.4-84.4 31 11.9 7.4-18.4 16 5.7 3.3- 9.7 12 3.4 1.9- 6.1
Other 37 37 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 114 84 71.4 59.8-80.7 13 15.9 8.3-28.3 10 8.4 4.3-16.0 7 4.2 1.9- 9.0
45+ 221 192 89.9 85.3-93.1 18 5.9 3.6- 9.6 6 2.3 1.0- 5.2 5 2.0 0.8- 4.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 138 112 83.2 75.3-89.0 14 8.4 4.7-14.6 5 4.2 1.5-10.8 7 4.2 1.9- 8.9
Some College + 199 166 81.1 72.3-87.6 17 11.4 6.0-20.6 11 5.4 2.8-10.1 5 2.1 0.9- 5.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 151 121 77.4 66.3-85.7 17 13.6 6.7-25.7 6 4.4 1.7-10.7 7 4.6 2.1- 9.7
$50,000+ 129 109 86.0 77.8-91.4 9 6.9 3.1-14.7 7 4.9 2.2-10.6 4 2.2 0.8- 6.2

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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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