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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 16,654 927 5.2 4.7- 5.6 980 4.7 4.3- 5.1 1,114 5.2 4.8- 5.6 13,633 85.0 84.3-85.6
-Cabarrus County 411 23 6.4 3.5-11.5 23 4.1 2.6- 6.2 18 2.8 1.6- 4.6 347 86.8 81.9-90.5
GENDER
Male 159 14 10.5 5.2-20.0 10 3.5 1.8- 6.6 7 2.0 0.8- 5.0 128 84.0 75.0-90.1
Female 252 9 1.9 1.0- 3.8 13 4.7 2.6- 8.3 11 3.6 1.9- 6.5 219 89.8 85.5-93.0
RACE
White 346 15 5.1 2.3-11.1 22 4.9 3.1- 7.6 17 3.3 1.9- 5.6 292 86.6 81.2-90.7
Other 62 8 11.6 4.5-26.7 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 52 87.1 72.4-94.5
AGE
18-44 161 7 5.9 2.1-15.8 2 1.0 0.2- 4.1 0 0.0 . - . 152 93.1 83.7-97.3
45+ 248 15 6.9 3.6-12.6 21 7.8 5.0-12.0 18 6.2 3.7-10.1 194 79.1 72.7-84.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 186 11 8.7 3.7-19.1 12 5.1 2.7- 9.1 8 2.3 1.1- 4.8 155 83.9 74.8-90.1
Some College + 225 12 4.3 2.0- 9.2 11 3.2 1.7- 5.9 10 3.1 1.5- 6.3 192 89.3 84.1-93.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 200 12 4.4 2.3- 8.3 14 5.7 3.3- 9.8 11 3.2 1.7- 5.9 163 86.7 81.3-90.7
$50,000+ 142 3 1.8 0.5- 5.5 4 1.8 0.6- 4.9 3 1.7 0.5- 5.2 132 94.8 90.3-97.3

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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: 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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