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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 448 82 19.8 15.4-25.0 135 31.7 26.5-37.4 131 29.2 24.3-34.6 66 13.4 10.0-17.8 34 5.9 4.0- 8.7
GENDER
Male 172 27 16.0 10.5-23.7 56 36.9 28.4-46.4 48 27.7 20.6-36.2 28 14.1 9.1-21.2 13 5.2 2.9- 9.4
Female 276 55 23.1 17.0-30.5 79 27.2 21.3-33.9 83 30.5 24.2-37.6 38 12.8 8.5-18.9 21 6.5 3.8-10.8
RACE
White 399 74 20.5 15.8-26.3 125 33.9 28.1-40.1 115 27.4 22.5-32.9 54 11.9 8.4-16.4 31 6.3 4.2- 9.5
Other 48 8 15.3 7.1-29.8 9 17.4 8.2-33.1 16 40.7 25.5-58.0 12 23.2 12.4-39.3 3 3.3 1.0-10.9
AGE
18-44 159 45 25.8 18.6-34.6 51 34.3 26.0-43.8 44 26.3 19.2-34.8 15 11.4 6.5-19.3 4 2.2 0.7- 6.8
45+ 286 37 13.3 9.3-18.7 84 29.2 23.6-35.5 85 31.5 25.7-38.0 50 15.7 11.7-20.7 30 10.3 6.9-15.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 234 15 5.4 3.1- 9.1 52 26.4 19.6-34.6 87 37.6 30.3-45.5 51 21.1 15.2-28.5 29 9.5 6.1-14.5
Some College + 213 66 35.7 27.8-44.5 83 38.0 30.2-46.4 44 19.8 14.1-26.9 15 4.7 2.7- 8.1 5 1.8 0.7- 4.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 274 43 14.2 10.2-19.4 68 25.5 19.3-33.0 86 33.8 27.2-41.1 52 18.7 13.4-25.5 25 7.8 5.0-11.8
$50,000+ 103 29 28.7 19.6-40.0 47 47.2 36.2-58.5 22 19.3 12.0-29.4 3 2.0 0.6- 6.4 2 2.8 0.5-13.3

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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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