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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 436 71 17.7 12.8-24.0 365 82.3 76.0-87.2
GENDER
Male 172 61 31.5 22.5-42.3 111 68.5 57.7-77.5
Female 264 10 3.0 1.5- 5.9 254 97.0 94.1-98.5
RACE
White 354 61 18.2 13.7-23.7 293 81.8 76.3-86.3
Other 80 10 17.1 6.8-36.7 70 82.9 63.3-93.2
AGE
18-44 97 15 15.1 7.4-28.2 82 84.9 71.8-92.6
45+ 336 56 19.8 14.3-26.8 280 80.2 73.2-85.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 221 42 19.4 12.0-29.8 179 80.6 70.2-88.0
Some College + 215 29 15.6 10.5-22.6 186 84.4 77.4-89.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 246 40 15.8 9.6-24.9 206 84.2 75.1-90.4
$50,000+ 131 24 20.5 13.2-30.4 107 79.5 69.6-86.8

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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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