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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,510 2,649 19.5 18.5-20.5 12,861 80.5 79.5-81.5
-New Hanover County 367 44 17.1 12.2-23.6 323 82.9 76.4-87.8
GENDER
Male 143 35 27.3 18.5-38.4 108 72.7 61.6-81.5
Female 224 9 6.4 2.9-13.5 215 93.6 86.5-97.1
RACE
White 317 35 15.6 10.8-22.1 282 84.4 77.9-89.2
Other 48 9 23.9 10.3-46.0 39 76.1 54.0-89.7
AGE
18-44 80 17 26.8 16.5-40.5 63 73.2 59.5-83.5
45+ 285 27 10.7 7.0-16.0 258 89.3 84.0-93.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 102 13 14.1 6.2-28.8 89 85.9 71.2-93.8
Some College + 264 31 18.4 12.6-26.0 233 81.6 74.0-87.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 18 15.8 8.5-27.5 144 84.2 72.5-91.5
$50,000+ 158 21 20.7 13.6-30.2 137 79.3 69.8-86.4

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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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