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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 423 333 76.1 70.3-81.1 43 12.6 8.7-17.9 19 4.7 2.8- 7.8 23 5.8 3.5- 9.3 5 0.8 0.3- 2.2
GENDER
Male 147 107 68.7 58.3-77.5 16 16.2 9.2-26.9 9 6.8 3.3-13.5 13 7.8 3.9-14.7 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2
Female 276 226 81.6 75.4-86.6 27 9.8 6.3-15.1 10 3.2 1.6- 6.1 10 4.3 2.1- 8.6 3 1.1 0.3- 3.6
RACE
White 369 293 76.3 69.9-81.7 34 12.0 7.8-17.9 17 4.6 2.6- 7.8 21 6.3 3.8-10.4 4 0.8 0.3- 2.5
Other 52 39 75.7 59.2-86.9 8 14.6 6.3-30.2 2 5.7 1.4-21.0 2 3.1 0.7-12.6 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4
AGE
18-44 126 93 71.4 61.3-79.8 20 18.5 11.5-28.5 6 5.0 2.1-11.2 6 4.4 1.9- 9.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3
45+ 295 238 80.4 74.4-85.4 23 6.8 4.4-10.5 13 4.5 2.5- 7.9 17 7.2 3.9-12.8 4 1.0 0.4- 3.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 187 148 75.3 65.3-83.1 19 13.1 7.0-23.0 6 2.5 1.0- 5.9 11 8.4 4.2-16.2 3 0.7 0.2- 2.4
Some College + 233 183 76.7 69.3-82.7 23 12.1 7.6-18.7 13 6.4 3.5-11.6 12 3.9 2.1- 7.3 2 0.9 0.2- 3.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 197 148 72.8 64.0-80.1 24 14.3 8.8-22.3 9 5.1 2.3-10.7 13 6.6 3.5-12.3 3 1.2 0.3- 4.3
$50,000+ 158 128 77.3 67.1-85.1 15 12.5 6.5-22.6 7 4.6 2.0-10.3 8 5.7 2.4-12.8 0 0.0 . - .

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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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