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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 476 80 19.1 14.7-24.4 120 26.0 21.0-31.8 157 36.5 30.2-43.2 74 12.3 9.4-16.0 45 6.2 4.3- 8.7
GENDER
Male 164 31 21.0 13.8-30.7 33 23.0 15.3-33.2 56 38.4 27.7-50.3 24 9.9 5.9-15.9 20 7.7 4.6-12.7
Female 312 49 17.3 12.7-23.2 87 28.7 22.8-35.4 101 34.7 28.2-41.9 50 14.5 10.7-19.3 25 4.7 3.0- 7.5
RACE
White 275 51 19.8 14.0-27.2 80 27.8 21.3-35.5 72 32.2 23.2-42.9 43 12.7 8.8-18.0 29 7.5 4.8-11.5
Other 199 29 18.4 12.2-26.8 40 24.0 16.6-33.5 83 41.1 32.7-49.9 31 11.9 8.0-17.5 16 4.6 2.5- 8.4
AGE
18-44 150 44 26.6 18.8-36.3 46 28.9 20.5-39.0 46 36.9 26.4-48.8 12 6.5 3.5-11.9 2 1.0 0.2- 5.4
45+ 322 36 11.3 7.9-15.9 72 22.6 17.6-28.5 109 35.9 29.9-42.3 62 18.5 14.2-23.9 43 11.7 8.3-16.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 208 25 17.9 10.9-28.0 42 17.6 11.8-25.3 68 38.3 27.6-50.4 45 18.5 13.0-25.8 28 7.7 4.9-12.0
Some College + 266 55 20.1 15.1-26.3 78 32.9 25.8-40.9 87 34.6 27.8-42.1 29 7.4 4.8-11.3 17 5.0 2.8- 8.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 267 36 15.5 9.9-23.4 59 23.5 16.7-31.9 91 38.8 29.5-49.0 52 15.7 11.2-21.6 29 6.5 4.2-10.0
$50,000+ 154 35 24.1 17.2-32.7 54 33.7 25.4-43.2 43 30.8 22.6-40.5 13 6.6 3.5-12.1 9 4.8 2.1-10.3

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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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