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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,510 460 4.0 3.5- 4.6 15,050 96.0 95.4-96.5
-Mecklenburg County 662 25 4.4 2.9- 6.7 637 95.6 93.3-97.1
GENDER
Male 269 21 8.0 5.1-12.4 248 92.0 87.6-94.9
Female 393 4 0.7 0.3- 2.0 389 99.3 98.0-99.7
RACE
White 451 18 5.2 3.1- 8.4 433 94.8 91.6-96.9
Other 210 7 3.4 1.6- 7.4 203 96.6 92.6-98.4
AGE
18-44 197 7 3.0 1.3- 6.6 190 97.0 93.4-98.7
45+ 456 18 5.9 3.6- 9.5 438 94.1 90.5-96.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 178 8 4.9 2.3-10.1 170 95.1 89.9-97.7
Some College + 480 17 4.2 2.5- 7.0 463 95.8 93.0-97.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 263 8 3.4 1.6- 7.2 255 96.6 92.8-98.4
$50,000+ 309 13 5.1 2.9- 8.9 296 94.9 91.1-97.1

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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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