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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,051 6,956 39.8 38.6-41.0 929 7.2 6.6- 7.8 397 3.4 3.0- 4.0 6,769 49.6 48.3-50.9
-Alamance County 365 190 41.5 34.6-48.8 21 7.1 3.4-14.1 5 1.3 0.5- 3.4 149 50.1 42.2-57.9
GENDER
Male 114 53 30.7 21.0-42.5 5 6.3 1.4-24.7 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6 55 62.2 48.4-74.2
Female 251 137 50.2 42.5-57.8 16 7.7 3.9-14.7 4 1.8 0.6- 4.9 94 40.4 33.1-48.1
RACE
White 293 158 42.9 34.9-51.3 16 8.0 3.6-17.1 5 1.7 0.7- 4.3 114 47.4 38.4-56.5
Other 72 32 36.7 23.7-52.0 5 3.7 1.4- 9.7 0 0.0 . - . 35 59.6 44.0-73.4
AGE
18-44 96 30 23.8 15.4-35.0 7 10.5 3.9-25.3 4 2.5 0.9- 6.7 55 63.2 49.5-75.1
45+ 266 158 58.8 51.7-65.5 14 3.9 2.2- 6.6 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 93 37.1 30.5-44.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 160 76 30.4 21.8-40.5 8 6.5 1.7-21.5 2 1.0 0.2- 4.5 74 62.2 50.1-72.9
Some College + 204 113 52.8 44.3-61.2 13 7.7 3.6-15.7 3 1.7 0.5- 5.4 75 37.8 30.0-46.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 88 37.9 29.1-47.5 9 3.2 1.6- 6.5 3 2.2 0.7- 6.9 82 56.7 46.7-66.1
$50,000+ 129 70 45.2 33.1-57.9 8 4.5 2.0- 9.6 1 0.7 0.1- 4.6 50 49.6 36.6-62.7

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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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