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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Health Status

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Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 17,223 3,022 18.6 17.8-19.4 5,233 32.2 31.2-33.1 5,268 30.7 29.8-31.7 2,490 13.5 12.8-14.1 1,210 5.1 4.8- 5.5
-Cabarrus County 423 78 17.1 13.4-21.5 128 32.0 26.4-38.2 134 32.2 26.9-38.1 56 14.0 9.6-20.0 27 4.7 3.1- 6.9
GENDER
Male 162 30 17.0 11.6-24.2 50 32.8 24.1-42.8 49 30.7 22.8-40.0 21 15.5 8.5-26.4 12 4.1 2.2- 7.5
Female 261 48 17.2 12.6-22.9 78 31.2 24.7-38.6 85 33.8 27.1-41.2 35 12.5 8.3-18.5 15 5.3 3.1- 8.9
RACE
White 356 68 18.7 14.5-23.8 109 33.8 27.6-40.7 108 30.1 24.5-36.3 47 12.3 8.3-18.0 24 5.1 3.3- 7.7
Other 64 9 10.5 4.8-21.3 17 23.4 13.1-38.1 26 41.7 27.4-57.6 9 21.2 9.0-42.2 3 3.2 0.9-10.6
AGE
18-44 165 39 19.1 13.5-26.4 60 35.6 26.8-45.4 50 31.5 23.3-40.9 15 13.7 7.1-24.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
45+ 256 38 14.0 10.1-19.1 68 28.1 21.9-35.3 83 33.3 27.0-40.2 41 14.5 10.4-19.9 26 10.0 6.7-14.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 191 19 8.1 4.9-13.1 47 20.8 14.8-28.5 74 41.4 32.5-50.8 37 24.1 15.7-35.1 14 5.6 3.2- 9.7
Some College + 232 59 24.8 18.9-31.8 81 41.6 33.6-50.1 60 24.4 18.4-31.6 19 5.4 3.2- 8.9 13 3.8 2.1- 6.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 206 27 13.1 8.6-19.6 59 31.1 23.3-40.2 70 37.3 29.2-46.2 33 12.1 8.2-17.3 17 6.4 3.8-10.6
$50,000+ 145 44 27.8 20.5-36.5 50 36.6 27.5-46.7 41 29.1 21.4-38.3 8 5.2 2.4-11.2 2 1.3 0.3- 5.0

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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: 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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