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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 395 79 20.3 15.1-26.6 138 33.0 26.9-39.8 106 27.2 21.2-34.2 52 15.8 10.0-23.9 20 3.7 2.2- 6.2
GENDER
Male 146 38 24.3 16.0-35.2 50 31.9 22.6-43.0 37 24.5 15.6-36.2 14 17.1 8.2-32.2 7 2.1 1.0- 4.7
Female 249 41 15.6 11.0-21.6 88 34.3 27.7-41.6 69 30.4 23.6-38.2 38 14.2 9.7-20.4 13 5.5 2.8-10.5
RACE
White 224 48 19.8 14.5-26.4 89 43.8 35.7-52.2 54 25.0 18.5-32.7 21 7.4 4.5-11.8 12 4.1 2.2- 7.3
Other 167 30 20.2 12.8-30.5 49 26.1 18.4-35.6 50 28.3 19.4-39.2 30 21.8 12.8-34.8 8 3.5 1.5- 7.9
AGE
18-44 135 33 21.5 13.9-31.8 54 32.9 23.8-43.5 31 26.4 17.5-37.9 15 17.9 9.2-32.0 2 1.2 0.2- 5.7
45+ 258 46 18.7 13.5-25.3 83 33.0 26.5-40.2 74 28.2 22.2-35.1 37 12.9 9.0-18.1 18 7.2 4.3-11.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 117 8 9.2 4.2-19.1 29 24.8 15.6-37.1 37 27.5 17.9-39.7 30 31.1 18.4-47.4 13 7.4 3.8-14.0
Some College + 278 71 27.0 20.0-35.4 109 38.0 30.6-46.1 69 27.0 19.7-35.9 22 6.4 3.6-11.2 7 1.5 0.7- 3.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 170 16 11.0 6.0-19.2 50 28.4 19.2-39.7 54 30.0 20.1-42.2 34 24.1 13.8-38.6 16 6.5 3.5-11.8
$50,000+ 183 55 27.1 20.2-35.2 75 41.3 33.2-49.9 38 23.2 16.6-31.5 12 7.2 3.5-14.1 3 1.2 0.4- 3.8

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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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