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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Health Status

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,779 2,656 19.7 18.7-20.8 4,932 32.1 31.0-33.2 4,801 30.7 29.5-31.9 2,247 12.5 11.7-13.3 1,143 5.0 4.6- 5.5
-Alamance County 389 63 21.8 15.5-29.7 118 31.5 24.7-39.1 114 25.0 19.8-31.1 69 17.7 11.9-25.6 25 3.9 2.5- 6.3
GENDER
Male 121 17 19.6 9.5-36.2 36 33.0 20.8-47.9 39 26.8 17.6-38.6 23 18.3 8.3-35.8 6 2.3 1.0- 5.5
Female 268 46 23.6 17.3-31.3 82 30.3 23.9-37.6 75 23.6 18.3-29.8 46 17.2 12.5-23.4 19 5.3 3.0- 8.9
RACE
White 306 52 22.0 15.4-30.3 100 32.8 25.4-41.1 86 25.5 19.5-32.6 47 15.8 9.0-26.3 21 4.0 2.4- 6.4
Other 82 10 20.8 8.4-43.0 18 27.8 14.1-47.6 28 23.9 14.6-36.6 22 23.5 14.1-36.6 4 3.9 1.2-12.2
AGE
18-44 104 27 29.3 18.0-43.9 36 33.6 21.9-47.9 27 20.4 12.8-30.8 13 15.9 6.7-33.1 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7
45+ 281 36 14.9 10.5-20.7 80 28.2 22.5-34.8 85 29.7 23.9-36.3 56 20.0 15.2-25.9 24 7.2 4.5-11.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 176 19 17.9 9.0-32.6 42 25.3 15.5-38.5 50 24.9 17.1-34.6 48 26.6 16.4-40.1 17 5.3 2.9- 9.5
Some College + 212 44 26.1 19.2-34.6 76 38.3 30.5-46.8 63 25.1 18.8-32.6 21 7.9 4.9-12.6 8 2.5 1.2- 5.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 192 20 16.5 8.0-31.0 53 23.9 17.2-32.1 64 32.0 24.0-41.3 37 20.3 14.0-28.5 18 7.3 4.2-12.4
$50,000+ 134 36 31.8 21.0-44.8 52 34.7 24.7-46.2 33 19.6 12.7-29.1 11 12.9 3.8-35.7 2 1.0 0.2- 4.3

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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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