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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 433 24 3.9 2.5- 6.0 20 2.5 1.6- 4.0 30 5.2 3.4- 8.0 359 88.4 85.0-91.1
GENDER
Male 169 11 4.7 2.5- 8.5 6 1.5 0.6- 3.5 16 7.1 3.9-12.4 136 86.8 80.9-91.1
Female 264 13 3.3 1.8- 6.0 14 3.4 1.9- 5.9 14 3.6 1.9- 6.7 223 89.7 85.6-92.8
RACE
White 387 21 3.9 2.4- 6.2 19 2.8 1.7- 4.5 27 5.1 3.2- 8.0 320 88.2 84.6-91.1
Other 45 3 4.1 1.1-13.7 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 3 6.1 1.7-19.7 38 89.2 76.2-95.5
AGE
18-44 155 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.0 0.3- 3.0 3 0.9 0.2- 3.4 149 98.1 95.5-99.2
45+ 276 23 8.3 5.4-12.7 17 4.3 2.6- 7.1 27 10.3 6.6-15.7 209 77.1 71.0-82.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 224 15 3.7 2.2- 6.4 10 2.3 1.1- 4.5 23 7.2 4.4-11.5 176 86.8 81.9-90.5
Some College + 209 9 4.1 2.1- 8.1 10 2.7 1.4- 5.2 7 3.0 1.2- 7.6 183 90.1 84.9-93.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 264 13 3.9 2.2- 6.8 13 2.6 1.5- 4.8 24 8.1 5.0-12.8 214 85.4 80.2-89.4
$50,000+ 102 4 3.6 1.3- 9.7 2 1.2 0.3- 4.8 0 0.0 . - . 96 95.2 89.2-97.9

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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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