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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 420 328 78.8 73.2-83.5 46 11.0 7.6-15.7 25 6.4 4.0-10.1 17 3.1 1.7- 5.6 4 0.6 0.2- 1.9
GENDER
Male 164 121 76.5 67.9-83.4 22 11.8 7.4-18.4 11 7.5 3.9-14.3 10 4.1 1.9- 8.9 0 0.0 . - .
Female 256 207 80.9 72.9-86.9 24 10.3 5.7-18.0 14 5.4 2.8-10.0 7 2.2 1.0- 5.1 4 1.2 0.4- 3.6
RACE
White 312 241 79.1 72.9-84.2 35 11.0 7.3-16.2 19 5.9 3.5- 9.9 14 3.2 1.8- 5.8 3 0.7 0.2- 2.7
Other 105 85 78.5 66.7-86.9 11 11.3 5.3-22.3 6 7.4 3.1-16.5 2 2.4 0.5-10.3 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4
AGE
18-44 106 80 77.9 67.1-85.9 12 10.9 5.4-20.6 8 7.5 3.6-15.1 4 2.8 0.9- 8.5 2 0.9 0.2- 3.7
45+ 310 244 79.1 73.5-83.8 34 11.4 7.9-16.2 17 5.6 3.3- 9.4 13 3.5 1.9- 6.3 2 0.4 0.1- 2.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 160 126 82.3 72.1-89.3 19 10.3 5.1-19.7 6 3.6 1.3- 9.6 7 3.2 1.1- 9.0 2 0.5 0.1- 2.7
Some College + 259 201 76.4 69.5-82.1 27 11.5 7.5-17.3 19 8.3 5.0-13.7 10 3.1 1.6- 6.0 2 0.7 0.2- 2.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 188 139 71.2 60.9-79.6 26 16.6 10.0-26.4 11 7.0 3.4-13.8 10 4.4 1.9- 9.7 2 0.8 0.2- 3.4
$50,000+ 174 140 80.7 72.9-86.7 18 9.4 5.6-15.4 11 7.6 3.9-14.1 4 1.7 0.6- 4.7 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1

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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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