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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 422 176 32.9 27.5-38.8 27 7.4 4.6-11.6 8 4.0 1.3-11.4 211 55.7 49.0-62.2
GENDER
Male 170 57 25.2 18.2-33.8 10 7.3 3.4-14.8 4 4.8 1.0-19.5 99 62.7 52.1-72.2
Female 252 119 41.5 34.3-49.1 17 7.5 4.5-12.4 4 3.1 0.8-11.8 112 47.8 40.0-55.7
RACE
White 343 152 37.8 31.8-44.2 22 8.7 5.2-14.1 5 2.4 0.7- 8.2 164 51.1 44.3-57.9
Other 77 24 22.8 13.6-35.8 5 4.7 1.6-13.0 3 7.7 1.5-31.0 45 64.8 48.8-78.0
AGE
18-44 89 23 19.8 12.3-30.2 12 10.2 5.2-18.9 3 7.5 2.0-24.7 51 62.6 49.3-74.2
45+ 330 150 42.4 36.2-48.8 15 5.4 2.9- 9.8 5 1.4 0.6- 3.5 160 50.9 44.3-57.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 212 80 28.4 21.2-36.8 10 5.9 2.7-12.3 1 3.8 0.5-21.9 121 62.0 52.0-71.0
Some College + 210 96 38.0 30.4-46.2 17 9.1 5.1-15.5 7 4.3 1.5-11.8 90 48.7 39.9-57.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 235 88 27.9 21.2-35.8 14 6.8 3.7-12.3 4 4.4 0.9-19.1 129 60.9 51.4-69.6
$50,000+ 129 58 39.1 29.6-49.5 8 6.4 2.8-14.2 3 1.8 0.6- 5.4 60 52.7 41.9-63.3

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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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