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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson County

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,051 6,956 39.8 38.6-41.0 929 7.2 6.6- 7.8 397 3.4 3.0- 4.0 6,769 49.6 48.3-50.9
-Robeson County 367 127 25.7 20.2-32.1 27 5.4 3.5- 8.4 7 1.6 0.7- 3.7 206 67.2 60.2-73.6
GENDER
Male 126 37 18.9 11.8-28.9 8 3.9 1.8- 8.2 2 1.3 0.3- 5.3 79 75.9 65.0-84.2
Female 241 90 32.0 25.3-39.6 19 6.9 4.1-11.4 5 1.9 0.7- 5.3 127 59.1 51.3-66.5
RACE
White 120 44 25.0 14.7-39.2 12 7.8 3.7-15.7 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 63 67.0 50.4-80.2
Other 245 83 26.2 20.2-33.4 14 4.4 2.4- 7.8 6 2.2 0.9- 5.3 142 67.1 59.7-73.8
AGE
18-44 118 25 14.1 8.3-22.9 11 5.9 3.1-11.1 4 2.2 0.8- 6.3 78 77.8 67.7-85.5
45+ 246 100 39.1 32.0-46.6 16 4.9 2.9- 8.4 3 0.9 0.3- 3.2 127 55.1 47.5-62.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 229 79 27.4 19.9-36.5 13 3.3 1.7- 6.1 2 0.8 0.2- 3.7 135 68.5 59.0-76.7
Some College + 138 48 22.4 15.9-30.4 14 9.6 5.4-16.8 5 3.2 1.2- 8.4 71 64.8 54.9-73.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 252 90 26.9 20.9-33.9 15 4.8 2.7- 8.3 5 1.8 0.7- 4.8 142 66.5 59.2-73.1
$50,000+ 61 19 21.4 12.7-33.8 8 9.8 4.5-19.9 1 1.8 0.2-11.8 33 67.0 52.7-78.7

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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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