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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 358 295 81.3 76.1-85.5 23 6.9 4.5-10.5 32 9.7 6.5-14.1 8 2.1 1.0- 4.6
GENDER
Male 137 117 85.6 77.6-91.0 6 3.8 1.6- 8.7 13 10.0 5.5-17.5 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3
Female 221 178 77.5 70.1-83.4 17 9.7 5.9-15.5 19 9.4 5.6-15.3 7 3.5 1.5- 7.8
RACE
White 329 272 80.9 75.4-85.4 21 7.0 4.4-10.8 28 9.7 6.4-14.5 8 2.4 1.1- 5.0
Other 28 22 84.5 66.4-93.8 2 6.4 1.4-24.9 4 9.1 3.0-24.2 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 102 74 75.0 65.0-82.9 10 8.6 4.5-15.7 15 14.1 8.1-23.4 3 2.3 0.7- 7.1
45+ 254 219 85.8 80.1-90.0 13 5.7 3.1-10.3 17 6.5 3.9-10.6 5 2.0 0.7- 5.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 178 153 84.2 76.6-89.7 6 3.5 1.4- 8.2 17 11.2 6.5-18.5 2 1.1 0.3- 4.4
Some College + 180 142 78.4 70.8-84.5 17 10.3 6.3-16.5 15 8.2 4.6-14.2 6 3.1 1.2- 7.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 210 169 81.1 74.3-86.5 13 6.0 3.3-10.8 22 10.4 6.5-16.3 6 2.4 1.0- 5.8
$50,000+ 94 76 80.0 69.6-87.5 8 8.2 4.0-16.1 8 9.3 4.5-18.5 2 2.5 0.6- 9.7

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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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