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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 421 95 27.9 21.8-34.9 135 30.0 24.4-36.2 132 33.4 26.7-40.7 43 6.7 4.7- 9.5 16 2.1 1.1- 3.7
GENDER
Male 163 39 30.5 20.9-42.2 47 31.5 22.9-41.7 50 29.9 21.7-39.6 22 6.7 4.2-10.6 5 1.4 0.4- 4.4
Female 258 56 25.5 18.5-33.9 88 28.5 21.9-36.2 82 36.5 27.0-47.2 21 6.8 4.1-11.1 11 2.7 1.4- 5.3
RACE
White 313 72 26.3 19.9-33.9 108 34.9 27.6-43.0 87 29.6 21.4-39.3 34 7.3 4.9-10.8 12 1.8 0.9- 3.6
Other 105 23 31.2 19.6-45.7 26 21.0 13.5-31.0 45 40.7 29.4-53.0 8 5.1 2.4-10.8 3 2.1 0.6- 6.7
AGE
18-44 107 41 38.5 26.9-51.6 36 28.7 19.3-40.5 25 31.0 19.5-45.4 4 1.6 0.6- 4.6 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0
45+ 310 52 18.1 13.5-23.8 99 31.7 25.9-38.0 105 34.9 28.6-41.8 39 11.4 8.0-16.0 15 3.8 2.1- 6.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 159 23 24.0 13.6-38.8 34 20.4 12.7-31.0 63 42.3 29.6-56.2 28 10.4 6.5-16.2 11 2.9 1.4- 5.9
Some College + 261 71 30.4 23.8-37.9 101 36.5 29.6-44.1 69 27.3 21.1-34.6 15 4.3 2.3- 7.7 5 1.5 0.5- 4.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 188 31 24.4 14.6-38.0 54 28.5 20.5-38.2 68 36.1 26.8-46.5 28 9.5 6.1-14.5 7 1.5 0.6- 3.4
$50,000+ 175 53 31.5 23.6-40.6 71 38.6 29.5-48.5 42 26.2 17.3-37.5 6 2.2 1.0- 5.0 3 1.6 0.4- 5.5

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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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