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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 447 87 22.4 17.8-27.8 150 30.7 25.5-36.4 124 30.2 24.9-36.2 61 12.6 9.1-17.2 25 4.1 2.3- 7.0
GENDER
Male 177 39 24.3 17.3-33.1 54 28.5 20.8-37.6 53 33.6 25.0-43.3 23 9.1 5.7-14.2 8 4.6 1.8-11.1
Female 270 48 20.6 15.0-27.5 96 32.8 26.2-40.2 71 27.0 20.9-34.2 38 16.0 10.4-23.8 17 3.6 2.2- 6.1
RACE
White 388 77 22.9 17.9-28.7 140 34.0 28.2-40.4 100 26.3 21.2-32.1 50 12.3 8.4-17.6 21 4.5 2.5- 8.2
Other 57 10 21.0 10.9-36.6 9 17.1 8.6-31.2 24 46.5 31.1-62.6 10 13.0 6.3-24.9 4 2.4 0.8- 6.7
AGE
18-44 122 35 28.9 20.5-39.0 39 29.3 20.5-39.9 34 29.3 20.4-40.2 11 10.2 5.0-19.5 3 2.4 0.5-10.7
45+ 321 50 16.6 12.4-21.9 109 31.8 26.3-37.7 90 31.2 25.4-37.7 50 14.8 10.7-20.1 22 5.6 3.4- 9.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 196 26 17.7 11.6-26.0 54 27.3 19.8-36.3 65 34.4 26.7-43.1 34 14.7 9.7-21.6 17 5.9 2.9-11.7
Some College + 251 61 26.4 20.0-34.0 96 33.6 26.7-41.3 59 26.6 19.5-35.2 27 10.8 6.3-17.9 8 2.6 1.1- 5.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 240 32 17.4 11.7-24.9 74 28.6 21.5-37.0 72 33.1 25.4-41.8 43 16.1 11.2-22.5 19 4.9 2.8- 8.4
$50,000+ 155 47 31.3 23.4-40.6 60 33.7 25.8-42.6 38 29.3 21.0-39.4 7 4.1 1.8- 9.0 3 1.5 0.5- 4.7

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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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