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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 317 262 83.6 78.4-87.8 27 8.1 5.2-12.3 19 5.5 3.2- 9.1 9 2.8 1.4- 5.6
GENDER
Male 120 100 84.8 76.1-90.7 9 6.5 3.0-13.6 7 5.6 2.3-12.8 4 3.1 1.1- 8.1
Female 197 162 82.4 75.7-87.5 18 9.7 5.8-15.6 12 5.3 3.0- 9.3 5 2.6 1.0- 6.6
RACE
White 277 229 83.0 77.2-87.6 22 8.0 4.9-12.7 19 6.4 3.8-10.6 7 2.6 1.2- 5.6
Other 39 32 86.9 72.2-94.4 5 8.8 3.2-21.8 0 0.0 . - . 2 4.3 0.9-18.3
AGE
18-44 107 76 74.8 64.5-82.8 17 13.2 7.6-22.0 8 7.0 3.0-15.1 6 5.1 2.2-11.4
45+ 210 186 90.1 85.0-93.5 10 4.4 2.2- 8.6 11 4.4 2.4- 8.0 3 1.2 0.4- 3.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 145 123 84.2 75.9-90.1 9 7.4 3.7-14.2 10 6.7 3.1-13.7 3 1.7 0.5- 6.0
Some College + 172 139 83.1 75.9-88.5 18 8.6 4.8-14.8 9 4.5 2.2- 9.0 6 3.8 1.7- 8.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 164 133 83.0 75.7-88.4 14 7.8 4.4-13.6 12 6.1 3.3-11.1 5 3.1 1.2- 7.9
$50,000+ 105 87 83.9 74.3-90.3 12 11.0 5.6-20.3 3 2.5 0.8- 7.7 3 2.6 0.8- 8.1

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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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