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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,510 2,649 19.5 18.5-20.5 12,861 80.5 79.5-81.5
-Alamance County 380 45 12.3 8.4-17.5 335 87.7 82.5-91.6
GENDER
Male 120 31 22.1 13.8-33.4 89 77.9 66.6-86.2
Female 260 14 4.0 2.2- 7.4 246 96.0 92.6-97.8
RACE
White 303 39 14.6 9.8-21.3 264 85.4 78.7-90.2
Other 76 6 5.0 1.9-12.7 70 95.0 87.3-98.1
AGE
18-44 102 14 13.3 7.1-23.6 88 86.7 76.4-92.9
45+ 275 31 11.4 7.8-16.4 244 88.6 83.6-92.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 170 27 14.0 8.4-22.6 143 86.0 77.4-91.6
Some College + 209 18 10.3 5.9-17.6 191 89.7 82.4-94.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 188 25 11.3 7.1-17.4 163 88.7 82.6-92.9
$50,000+ 134 15 14.3 7.9-24.7 119 85.7 75.3-92.1

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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