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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,510 2,649 19.5 18.5-20.5 12,861 80.5 79.5-81.5
-Forsyth County 401 56 18.8 14.0-24.7 345 81.2 75.3-86.0
GENDER
Male 158 50 34.3 25.6-44.2 108 65.7 55.8-74.4
Female 243 6 3.1 1.4- 7.1 237 96.9 92.9-98.6
RACE
White 303 52 24.9 18.6-32.5 251 75.1 67.5-81.4
Other 98 4 4.3 1.5-11.5 94 95.7 88.5-98.5
AGE
18-44 108 28 25.3 16.8-36.4 80 74.7 63.6-83.2
45+ 289 28 13.9 9.2-20.4 261 86.1 79.6-90.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 134 18 19.2 10.8-31.6 116 80.8 68.4-89.2
Some College + 267 38 18.6 13.3-25.5 229 81.4 74.5-86.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 169 16 11.8 6.4-20.7 153 88.2 79.3-93.6
$50,000+ 184 38 26.6 19.2-35.7 146 73.4 64.3-80.8

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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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