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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 402 324 77.3 71.4-82.3 49 14.2 10.4-19.0 13 5.3 2.6-10.5 14 3.1 1.7- 5.6 2 0.2 0.0- 0.8
GENDER
Male 164 125 72.4 62.3-80.7 22 16.5 10.5-24.9 8 7.6 2.9-18.0 8 3.4 1.4- 7.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
Female 238 199 82.0 75.3-87.2 27 11.9 7.8-17.8 5 3.1 1.3- 7.5 6 2.8 1.2- 6.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
RACE
White 307 243 74.8 67.7-80.8 40 15.9 11.3-22.0 11 5.5 2.5-11.9 12 3.6 1.9- 7.0 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8
Other 90 78 87.9 78.1-93.7 8 8.8 4.0-18.5 1 1.2 0.2- 8.4 2 1.6 0.4- 6.4 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9
AGE
18-44 151 111 74.5 65.5-81.8 29 16.6 11.2-24.0 7 7.0 3.0-15.8 4 1.8 0.7- 4.9 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 251 213 81.5 74.5-86.9 20 10.5 6.4-16.7 6 2.7 1.1- 6.3 10 4.9 2.3-10.1 2 0.5 0.1- 1.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 171 133 73.2 62.8-81.5 22 15.5 9.6-24.2 4 5.6 1.6-17.7 11 5.5 2.7-10.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4
Some College + 231 191 80.3 73.1-86.0 27 13.1 8.7-19.4 9 5.1 2.3-10.9 3 1.3 0.4- 4.1 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 199 162 75.4 65.5-83.1 20 13.0 7.8-20.7 7 7.3 2.8-17.6 8 4.0 1.8- 8.8 2 0.4 0.1- 1.5
$50,000+ 153 120 77.6 69.0-84.4 24 16.9 11.0-25.0 6 4.3 1.7-10.3 3 1.3 0.4- 4.0 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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