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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 406 54 13.5 9.9-18.2 119 32.5 26.2-39.6 144 36.9 30.8-43.5 46 10.0 6.9-14.3 43 7.1 5.0- 9.9
GENDER
Male 163 16 13.0 7.6-21.4 53 33.6 24.7-43.7 62 38.3 29.2-48.2 16 8.4 4.2-16.2 16 6.7 3.8-11.4
Female 243 38 13.9 9.6-19.6 66 31.6 23.0-41.8 82 35.8 27.7-44.7 30 11.3 7.4-17.1 27 7.4 4.7-11.4
RACE
White 360 50 13.7 9.9-18.7 112 36.9 29.8-44.7 122 33.9 27.5-40.9 37 7.8 5.1-11.6 39 7.7 5.3-11.0
Other 44 4 12.5 4.5-30.1 6 8.3 3.3-19.4 21 52.9 35.9-69.3 9 22.4 10.8-40.7 4 3.9 1.3-10.8
AGE
18-44 117 28 18.6 12.2-27.3 35 33.7 23.3-46.0 43 38.6 28.4-49.9 8 7.0 3.3-14.5 3 2.1 0.6- 6.5
45+ 288 26 8.2 5.4-12.1 84 31.4 25.1-38.5 101 35.3 29.1-42.0 38 13.1 8.9-18.9 39 12.1 8.5-16.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 236 20 8.9 5.3-14.6 64 30.5 23.0-39.2 95 40.7 32.8-49.1 31 13.2 8.5-20.0 26 6.8 4.3-10.5
Some College + 170 34 20.2 13.6-28.9 55 35.6 25.1-47.6 49 31.5 22.3-42.3 15 5.3 2.8- 9.7 17 7.5 4.2-12.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 243 22 10.0 6.0-16.0 58 30.5 21.9-40.8 95 38.5 30.5-47.2 32 10.9 6.7-17.1 36 10.1 6.9-14.7
$50,000+ 111 26 20.3 13.0-30.3 50 42.8 31.6-54.7 28 32.3 21.4-45.6 5 2.6 0.9- 7.0 2 2.0 0.5- 7.8

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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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