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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

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  Total
Respond.^
1 or more/day 1 or more/week 1 or more/month 1 or more/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 16,771 2,743 15.4 14.7-16.2 11,206 66.5 65.5-67.5 1,844 11.5 10.9-12.2 101 0.6 0.5- 0.8 877 5.9 5.4- 6.5
-Union County 375 63 13.6 10.2-17.8 270 75.4 70.1-80.0 28 7.9 5.1-11.9 0 0.0 . - . 14 3.1 1.7- 5.7
GENDER
Male 153 24 12.8 8.0-19.8 110 74.3 65.7-81.3 13 9.3 5.1-16.5 0 0.0 . - . 6 3.6 1.5- 8.4
Female 222 39 14.5 10.3-19.9 160 76.6 70.3-81.9 15 6.3 3.7-10.5 0 0.0 . - . 8 2.7 1.3- 5.5
RACE
White 316 57 14.2 10.7-18.6 227 76.3 70.8-81.0 22 7.1 4.5-11.2 0 0.0 . - . 10 2.5 1.2- 5.0
Other 57 6 11.7 4.4-27.2 41 71.3 55.4-83.3 6 11.1 4.3-25.7 0 0.0 . - . 4 5.9 2.0-16.2
AGE
18-44 161 17 8.5 4.9-14.4 127 80.2 72.4-86.3 13 8.9 4.9-15.7 0 0.0 . - . 4 2.3 0.8- 6.4
45+ 210 45 19.3 14.0-26.0 140 69.7 62.3-76.1 15 6.7 4.0-11.2 0 0.0 . - . 10 4.3 2.1- 8.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 157 20 11.5 6.6-19.2 111 73.4 64.4-80.8 18 10.4 6.2-17.1 0 0.0 . - . 8 4.7 2.0-10.4
Some College + 217 43 15.1 10.9-20.6 158 76.7 69.9-82.3 10 6.1 3.0-12.0 0 0.0 . - . 6 2.1 0.9- 4.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 177 32 15.0 9.7-22.4 123 72.0 63.3-79.3 15 9.7 5.4-16.6 0 0.0 . - . 7 3.4 1.4- 7.9
$50,000+ 147 27 14.0 9.4-20.4 110 79.7 72.4-85.5 6 3.7 1.6- 8.2 0 0.0 . - . 4 2.6 0.9- 7.4

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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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