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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell County

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 16,654 927 5.2 4.7- 5.6 980 4.7 4.3- 5.1 1,114 5.2 4.8- 5.6 13,633 85.0 84.3-85.6
-Iredell County 389 16 3.5 2.0- 5.9 21 3.8 2.4- 5.9 16 3.3 1.9- 5.7 336 89.5 86.0-92.2
GENDER
Male 153 6 3.0 1.3- 6.9 8 3.4 1.7- 6.9 9 4.2 2.0- 8.4 130 89.4 83.8-93.1
Female 236 10 3.9 2.0- 7.6 13 4.1 2.2- 7.3 7 2.4 1.0- 5.4 206 89.6 84.8-93.0
RACE
White 334 11 2.4 1.3- 4.5 21 4.4 2.8- 7.0 12 2.6 1.4- 4.7 290 90.5 87.1-93.1
Other 54 5 9.4 3.6-22.1 0 0.0 . - . 4 7.3 2.4-20.6 45 83.3 68.9-91.9
AGE
18-44 165 4 1.8 0.7- 4.9 3 0.8 0.2- 2.5 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6 157 97.0 93.9-98.6
45+ 224 12 5.5 2.9-10.0 18 7.3 4.5-11.8 15 6.8 3.9-11.7 179 80.4 74.0-85.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 188 9 3.8 1.8- 7.9 14 5.2 3.0- 9.1 12 5.1 2.7- 9.5 153 85.8 79.9-90.2
Some College + 201 7 3.1 1.4- 6.6 7 2.3 1.0- 5.2 4 1.6 0.5- 4.5 183 93.0 88.6-95.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 208 11 4.2 2.2- 7.9 16 5.0 3.0- 8.5 10 4.1 2.0- 8.1 171 86.7 81.2-90.7
$50,000+ 124 2 1.2 0.3- 4.5 4 2.3 0.8- 6.3 3 2.1 0.7- 6.5 115 94.4 89.3-97.2

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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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