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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,051 6,956 39.8 38.6-41.0 929 7.2 6.6- 7.8 397 3.4 3.0- 4.0 6,769 49.6 48.3-50.9
-Forsyth County 387 178 40.8 34.8-47.2 24 7.4 4.3-12.4 17 4.6 2.6- 8.1 168 47.2 40.7-53.7
GENDER
Male 148 59 37.1 27.9-47.3 11 7.2 3.6-14.0 4 2.2 0.8- 6.0 74 53.5 43.4-63.3
Female 239 119 44.4 36.7-52.3 13 7.5 3.3-16.3 13 7.0 3.6-13.2 94 41.1 33.3-49.4
RACE
White 295 142 44.5 37.4-51.8 18 5.7 3.4- 9.2 12 5.3 2.7-10.2 123 44.5 37.3-52.0
Other 92 36 32.1 22.1-44.2 6 11.5 4.2-27.9 5 3.0 1.2- 7.3 45 53.4 40.4-66.0
AGE
18-44 101 35 31.7 22.0-43.4 10 8.8 3.7-19.5 7 6.2 2.6-13.8 49 53.3 41.5-64.8
45+ 282 140 47.2 40.3-54.2 14 6.4 3.3-12.0 10 3.5 1.7- 7.1 118 42.8 36.1-49.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 127 48 39.9 28.6-52.4 7 5.3 2.3-11.4 3 2.0 0.6- 6.4 69 52.9 40.9-64.5
Some College + 260 130 41.3 34.3-48.6 17 8.3 4.3-15.5 14 5.8 3.1-10.7 99 44.6 37.0-52.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 163 68 35.3 26.3-45.5 7 7.8 2.7-20.6 5 2.3 0.9- 5.6 83 54.6 43.9-64.9
$50,000+ 178 91 47.4 38.6-56.3 12 5.3 2.9- 9.4 8 5.7 2.5-12.2 67 41.7 33.1-50.8

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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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