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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Health Status

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  Total
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
-Davidson County 458 69 15.0 11.3-19.8 138 30.3 25.0-36.2 134 31.0 25.5-37.1 88 18.9 14.5-24.3 29 4.7 3.0- 7.5
GENDER
Male 183 27 13.6 8.4-21.4 49 29.5 21.4-39.2 50 28.5 20.7-37.8 43 23.3 16.0-32.6 14 5.1 2.5-10.1
Female 275 42 16.5 11.8-22.7 89 31.2 25.0-38.0 84 33.7 26.5-41.8 45 14.2 10.2-19.6 15 4.3 2.4- 7.6
RACE
White 387 60 15.5 11.7-20.3 120 33.6 27.8-40.0 104 27.8 22.4-34.0 74 16.9 13.1-21.5 29 6.1 3.8- 9.6
Other 69 8 12.3 4.4-29.7 17 18.3 9.0-33.5 30 43.1 27.6-60.0 14 26.4 13.4-45.4 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 178 36 17.0 11.4-24.8 62 31.5 23.5-40.8 52 33.7 25.2-43.4 22 14.4 8.5-23.4 6 3.3 1.3- 8.5
45+ 280 33 12.4 8.6-17.4 76 28.7 23.0-35.2 82 27.4 21.8-33.8 66 24.9 19.3-31.4 23 6.6 4.3-10.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 288 27 9.3 5.5-15.3 84 30.4 23.4-38.4 82 30.5 23.4-38.6 69 23.7 17.4-31.3 26 6.2 3.7-10.2
Some College + 170 42 26.2 19.2-34.7 54 30.2 23.1-38.3 52 32.0 24.1-41.2 19 9.7 5.8-15.7 3 1.9 0.6- 6.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 277 28 8.1 5.2-12.3 73 27.8 21.0-35.8 88 33.2 25.8-41.5 64 24.1 17.4-32.3 24 6.8 4.0-11.2
$50,000+ 114 28 28.9 19.2-40.9 44 33.5 24.6-43.7 30 27.3 18.5-38.3 10 8.5 4.5-15.8 2 1.9 0.4- 7.5

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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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