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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 375 14 2.9 1.6- 5.2 28 6.1 3.8- 9.6 25 4.0 2.5- 6.3 308 87.0 82.8-90.2
GENDER
Male 135 5 2.6 1.0- 6.4 9 5.5 2.5-11.7 10 3.6 1.7- 7.6 111 88.3 81.5-92.8
Female 240 9 3.2 1.5- 6.7 19 6.8 3.9-11.5 15 4.4 2.5- 7.7 197 85.6 80.0-89.8
RACE
White 314 11 3.0 1.6- 5.7 22 6.2 3.7-10.5 21 4.1 2.4- 6.7 260 86.7 81.8-90.4
Other 61 3 2.4 0.6- 8.7 6 5.7 2.4-13.1 4 3.8 1.3-10.6 48 88.1 78.9-93.7
AGE
18-44 153 2 1.2 0.3- 4.6 7 3.7 1.5- 8.5 2 0.7 0.1- 3.2 142 94.5 89.4-97.2
45+ 220 12 5.4 2.9- 9.9 21 9.7 5.7-16.0 23 8.8 5.5-13.8 164 76.2 68.9-82.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 190 8 3.4 1.5- 7.2 17 6.2 3.4-11.1 19 5.9 3.5- 9.7 146 84.5 78.3-89.2
Some College + 184 6 2.5 1.0- 5.9 11 6.0 2.9-12.0 6 2.2 0.8- 5.9 161 89.3 82.9-93.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 196 7 2.2 1.0- 5.0 21 9.2 5.3-15.5 17 5.4 3.1- 9.5 151 83.1 76.1-88.3
$50,000+ 125 4 3.0 1.1- 8.2 2 1.2 0.3- 4.6 2 1.3 0.3- 5.5 117 94.5 88.9-97.4

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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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