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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 403 65 23.1 17.3-30.2 338 76.9 69.8-82.7
GENDER
Male 165 56 44.9 34.9-55.4 109 55.1 44.6-65.1
Female 238 9 2.5 1.2- 5.1 229 97.5 94.9-98.8
RACE
White 307 50 22.9 16.6-30.6 257 77.1 69.4-83.4
Other 91 13 20.8 9.6-39.4 78 79.2 60.6-90.4
AGE
18-44 150 30 28.0 19.3-38.7 120 72.0 61.3-80.7
45+ 253 35 15.7 10.9-22.1 218 84.3 77.9-89.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 171 35 30.5 20.7-42.5 136 69.5 57.5-79.3
Some College + 232 30 17.8 11.5-26.4 202 82.2 73.6-88.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 201 31 25.9 16.7-37.8 170 74.1 62.2-83.3
$50,000+ 152 26 19.9 13.4-28.7 126 80.1 71.3-86.6

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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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