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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 370 43 13.5 9.2-19.3 327 86.5 80.7-90.8
GENDER
Male 149 33 22.9 15.0-33.4 116 77.1 66.6-85.0
Female 221 10 3.4 1.7- 6.6 211 96.6 93.4-98.3
RACE
White 302 37 14.5 10.1-20.3 265 85.5 79.7-89.9
Other 66 6 10.8 3.0-32.1 60 89.2 67.9-97.0
AGE
18-44 86 8 12.9 5.6-26.9 78 87.1 73.1-94.4
45+ 278 35 14.2 10.2-19.5 243 85.8 80.5-89.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 85 11 15.7 6.3-34.3 74 84.3 65.7-93.7
Some College + 284 32 12.8 8.7-18.4 252 87.2 81.6-91.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 134 15 15.5 7.5-29.3 119 84.5 70.7-92.5
$50,000+ 192 20 11.8 7.3-18.4 172 88.2 81.6-92.7

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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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