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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange County

Health Status

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,779 2,656 19.7 18.7-20.8 4,932 32.1 31.0-33.2 4,801 30.7 29.5-31.9 2,247 12.5 11.7-13.3 1,143 5.0 4.6- 5.5
-Orange County 380 99 31.6 24.6-39.5 144 33.7 27.9-40.1 94 24.5 19.2-30.9 35 8.4 5.7-12.2 8 1.7 0.8- 3.8
GENDER
Male 153 42 36.7 25.3-49.9 46 25.4 17.9-34.6 43 26.4 17.9-37.0 18 9.8 5.7-16.3 4 1.7 0.6- 4.9
Female 227 57 26.1 19.9-33.4 98 42.6 35.0-50.5 51 22.6 16.8-29.7 17 7.0 4.1-11.7 4 1.8 0.5- 5.5
RACE
White 309 83 33.4 25.2-42.7 127 36.7 29.9-44.0 74 22.6 17.4-28.9 20 6.0 3.7- 9.5 5 1.3 0.5- 3.5
Other 69 16 26.9 15.4-42.8 16 24.9 14.7-38.8 19 29.7 17.2-46.4 15 15.5 8.3-27.1 3 3.0 0.8-10.1
AGE
18-44 90 31 42.2 28.2-57.6 37 34.2 23.1-47.2 16 19.2 10.3-33.0 5 3.6 1.5- 8.8 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5
45+ 284 66 23.6 18.4-29.6 106 33.8 28.0-40.2 75 28.1 22.5-34.5 30 12.1 8.0-17.7 7 2.5 1.1- 5.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 84 8 9.8 4.2-21.2 22 23.5 13.5-37.7 33 46.3 32.1-61.1 15 15.1 8.4-25.7 6 5.3 2.0-12.9
Some College + 295 90 38.1 29.7-47.2 122 37.0 30.1-44.5 61 17.9 13.4-23.5 20 6.4 3.8-10.6 2 0.6 0.2- 2.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 21 11.2 6.3-19.1 42 26.0 18.3-35.5 44 40.0 29.2-51.8 26 19.2 12.4-28.6 5 3.6 1.4- 9.0
$50,000+ 196 67 39.7 31.6-48.4 87 41.0 33.0-49.5 37 17.1 11.8-24.1 5 2.2 0.8- 5.8 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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