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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 362 297 82.2 77.3-86.3 40 11.6 8.3-16.1 15 3.7 2.1- 6.6 10 2.4 1.2- 4.6
GENDER
Male 131 105 80.8 72.2-87.2 17 13.5 8.1-21.5 5 3.7 1.4- 9.3 4 2.1 0.7- 6.2
Female 231 192 83.7 77.9-88.2 23 9.8 6.4-14.8 10 3.8 1.9- 7.3 6 2.7 1.2- 5.9
RACE
White 229 183 80.5 74.1-85.7 29 13.7 9.3-19.9 10 3.3 1.7- 6.2 7 2.5 1.1- 5.2
Other 130 111 84.4 75.6-90.4 11 8.6 4.4-16.2 5 4.6 1.7-11.6 3 2.4 0.7- 7.7
AGE
18-44 138 101 76.8 68.3-83.6 22 14.7 9.3-22.4 10 5.8 2.9-11.3 5 2.7 1.0- 6.7
45+ 221 194 87.8 82.2-91.8 17 8.4 5.1-13.6 5 1.7 0.6- 4.3 5 2.2 0.9- 5.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 121 103 83.8 74.6-90.1 9 8.9 4.3-17.4 2 1.6 0.4- 6.6 7 5.8 2.6-12.1
Some College + 241 194 81.5 75.3-86.4 31 12.9 8.8-18.6 13 4.8 2.5- 8.7 3 0.8 0.2- 2.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 191 158 81.8 74.2-87.6 19 11.1 6.6-18.0 7 3.9 1.6- 8.8 7 3.3 1.5- 7.1
$50,000+ 134 108 82.9 75.2-88.5 16 11.8 7.1-18.9 7 3.6 1.6- 7.9 3 1.8 0.6- 5.5

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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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