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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 397 177 36.8 30.5-43.7 27 8.2 5.2-12.7 13 4.5 2.1- 9.5 180 50.4 43.4-57.4
GENDER
Male 147 55 32.0 22.3-43.7 8 5.4 2.3-11.8 2 3.9 0.9-15.9 82 58.7 47.1-69.4
Female 250 122 42.0 34.7-49.7 19 11.3 6.6-18.6 11 5.2 2.7-10.0 98 41.5 33.9-49.5
RACE
White 333 155 37.4 31.1-44.2 21 8.6 5.1-14.0 11 5.0 2.1-11.4 146 49.0 41.7-56.3
Other 61 21 35.6 19.0-56.5 6 7.4 2.8-17.9 2 3.1 0.6-13.8 32 54.0 35.4-71.4
AGE
18-44 131 49 31.7 21.8-43.5 13 10.1 5.4-18.2 8 7.2 2.9-16.6 61 51.0 39.5-62.4
45+ 262 128 43.1 36.2-50.4 14 6.2 3.4-11.2 5 1.7 0.6- 4.5 115 49.0 41.7-56.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 143 63 33.1 21.8-46.8 5 1.8 0.7- 4.5 3 2.1 0.5- 7.9 72 63.0 49.5-74.7
Some College + 253 114 39.4 32.4-46.9 22 12.4 7.7-19.3 10 6.1 2.6-14.0 107 42.0 34.8-49.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 159 74 37.1 25.7-50.3 8 5.7 2.3-13.3 5 6.3 1.9-19.4 72 50.9 38.2-63.4
$50,000+ 176 72 36.8 29.2-45.1 16 11.1 6.6-18.2 6 3.7 1.4- 9.0 82 48.5 40.1-56.9

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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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