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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 315 262 83.0 77.5-87.4 30 9.6 6.3-14.2 15 4.1 2.3- 7.0 8 3.4 1.5- 7.2
GENDER
Male 103 85 83.6 73.8-90.2 9 7.9 3.8-15.8 5 4.1 1.5-10.5 4 4.4 1.4-12.9
Female 212 177 82.6 75.6-87.9 21 10.8 6.6-17.2 10 4.0 2.1- 7.6 4 2.6 0.9- 7.0
RACE
White 271 226 82.5 76.3-87.3 24 9.3 5.9-14.5 15 4.9 2.8- 8.4 6 3.3 1.3- 7.9
Other 44 36 85.6 71.5-93.3 6 10.7 4.3-24.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 3.7 0.9-14.5
AGE
18-44 107 83 78.5 68.3-86.1 11 10.9 5.6-20.0 6 4.7 2.0-10.8 7 5.9 2.5-13.3
45+ 207 178 87.1 81.5-91.2 19 8.4 5.2-13.2 9 3.5 1.8- 6.8 1 1.0 0.1- 7.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 153 133 87.4 79.9-92.3 12 8.2 4.3-15.2 6 2.5 1.1- 5.8 2 1.9 0.4- 7.7
Some College + 161 128 79.6 71.2-86.0 18 10.6 6.2-17.6 9 5.2 2.6-10.4 6 4.5 1.8-10.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 159 136 86.8 79.0-92.0 13 7.5 3.7-14.5 7 3.4 1.4- 8.4 3 2.3 0.7- 7.4
$50,000+ 113 85 74.9 64.8-82.8 16 14.2 8.4-23.0 8 6.0 2.9-11.7 4 4.9 1.6-14.0

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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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