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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 362 295 79.8 73.5-84.8 42 13.3 8.9-19.4 19 5.2 3.2- 8.4 6 1.7 0.7- 4.2
GENDER
Male 141 115 77.5 66.2-85.8 14 14.3 7.2-26.3 8 5.7 2.7-11.4 4 2.5 0.8- 7.5
Female 221 180 81.9 75.7-86.8 28 12.3 8.4-17.8 11 4.8 2.5- 8.9 2 0.9 0.2- 4.2
RACE
White 319 258 80.3 74.6-85.0 38 11.8 8.1-16.8 18 6.0 3.6- 9.7 5 1.9 0.7- 4.9
Other 41 35 76.0 48.3-91.5 4 21.6 6.9-50.8 1 1.5 0.2-10.3 1 0.9 0.1- 6.2
AGE
18-44 107 78 72.6 60.6-82.0 16 17.3 9.3-29.9 10 7.4 3.8-13.7 3 2.8 0.9- 8.6
45+ 255 217 85.8 80.5-89.8 26 10.0 6.6-14.7 9 3.5 1.7- 7.0 3 0.8 0.3- 2.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 222 183 79.8 71.2-86.4 23 12.3 6.9-21.1 11 5.3 2.8- 9.8 5 2.6 1.0- 6.6
Some College + 140 112 79.7 70.2-86.7 19 14.8 8.6-24.2 8 5.1 2.4-10.5 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 207 166 77.2 67.9-84.4 26 15.8 9.4-25.5 12 5.7 3.1-10.3 3 1.3 0.4- 4.3
$50,000+ 100 82 81.1 69.6-89.0 10 10.4 4.6-21.8 5 5.2 2.0-13.0 3 3.2 0.9-10.6

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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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