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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell County

Osteoporosis

Have you EVER been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you have osteoporosis?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 16,780 1,502 5.8 5.4- 6.1 15,278 94.2 93.9-94.6
-Iredell County 395 37 5.5 3.9- 7.8 358 94.5 92.2-96.1
GENDER
Male 158 3 1.2 0.3- 4.1 155 98.8 95.9-99.7
Female 237 34 10.3 7.2-14.6 203 89.7 85.4-92.8
RACE
White 338 34 5.8 4.0- 8.4 304 94.2 91.6-96.0
Other 56 3 3.7 1.0-12.7 53 96.3 87.3-99.0
AGE
18-44 167 2 0.9 0.2- 3.7 165 99.1 96.3-99.8
45+ 228 35 11.1 7.7-15.6 193 88.9 84.4-92.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 192 18 5.2 3.1- 8.5 174 94.8 91.5-96.9
Some College + 203 19 5.8 3.5- 9.5 184 94.2 90.5-96.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 213 21 5.9 3.7- 9.4 192 94.1 90.6-96.3
$50,000+ 124 6 3.1 1.3- 7.4 118 96.9 92.6-98.7

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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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