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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

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  Total
Respond.^
Within the past year (<12 months) Within the past 2 years Within the past 5 years 5 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,611 11,931 72.0 70.8-73.1 1,711 12.9 12.1-13.8 945 7.4 6.8- 8.2 902 6.6 5.9- 7.4 122 1.0 0.8- 1.3
-Davidson County 406 291 64.8 57.6-71.3 42 12.2 8.2-17.7 31 11.2 6.5-18.5 36 9.7 6.5-14.0 6 2.2 0.9- 5.0
GENDER
Male 163 109 57.5 47.2-67.2 21 14.0 8.1-23.1 12 11.8 5.8-22.6 17 12.7 7.4-21.0 4 3.9 1.5-10.1
Female 243 182 71.1 60.9-79.5 21 10.7 6.0-18.2 19 10.6 4.6-22.4 19 7.0 4.1-11.7 2 0.7 0.2- 2.8
RACE
White 360 256 63.3 55.5-70.5 36 12.0 7.7-18.1 28 12.4 7.0-21.0 34 9.8 6.6-14.2 6 2.6 1.1- 6.0
Other 44 34 73.4 55.1-86.1 6 14.0 5.8-29.9 2 3.2 0.8-12.3 2 9.4 2.4-30.7 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 117 70 54.0 42.5-65.1 16 16.1 9.3-26.4 12 15.1 7.1-29.2 16 12.2 7.0-20.2 3 2.7 0.9- 8.0
45+ 288 220 76.0 69.9-81.2 26 8.2 5.4-12.2 19 7.0 4.3-11.2 20 7.1 4.3-11.3 3 1.7 0.5- 5.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 235 159 61.6 53.0-69.6 26 10.5 6.6-16.2 22 11.8 6.7-19.9 23 12.8 8.1-19.7 5 3.3 1.3- 8.1
Some College + 171 132 69.4 56.2-80.0 16 14.7 7.7-26.3 9 10.2 3.3-27.4 13 5.2 2.8- 9.3 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 243 167 62.1 52.4-70.9 26 10.3 6.5-16.0 21 14.3 7.3-26.0 24 10.4 6.3-16.6 5 3.0 1.1- 7.4
$50,000+ 111 85 66.7 53.4-77.8 11 16.2 7.7-31.0 6 7.2 2.9-17.1 8 8.4 3.8-17.3 1 1.5 0.2- 9.8

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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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