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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 409 80 24.6 19.0-31.4 142 33.8 28.1-40.1 124 26.9 21.5-33.1 44 12.3 7.4-19.7 19 2.3 1.4- 3.9
GENDER
Male 153 29 23.4 15.2-34.3 53 31.6 23.2-41.5 46 27.4 19.0-37.8 17 15.0 7.1-29.1 8 2.5 1.2- 5.4
Female 256 51 26.0 19.2-34.3 89 36.2 29.2-43.9 78 26.4 20.4-33.4 27 9.3 6.0-14.1 11 2.1 1.1- 3.9
RACE
White 343 70 27.6 21.0-35.3 117 34.2 28.0-41.0 108 27.3 21.7-33.6 33 8.7 5.1-14.3 15 2.3 1.3- 4.2
Other 63 10 15.5 7.3-30.0 23 30.9 18.5-46.7 15 25.5 12.6-44.7 11 25.6 10.7-49.8 4 2.5 0.8- 7.1
AGE
18-44 134 43 33.1 23.4-44.5 52 33.5 24.6-43.8 29 20.7 13.0-31.4 10 12.7 5.2-27.8 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 270 37 15.7 10.9-21.9 90 34.6 28.1-41.8 90 32.7 26.3-39.7 34 12.1 8.2-17.3 19 5.0 3.0- 8.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 144 18 19.8 10.3-34.6 35 21.5 14.1-31.4 51 34.6 23.6-47.4 25 19.7 9.9-35.4 15 4.4 2.4- 8.0
Some College + 264 62 27.8 21.5-35.1 107 41.6 34.5-49.2 72 21.8 16.6-28.0 19 7.7 3.8-15.1 4 1.1 0.4- 3.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 161 18 17.6 9.0-31.5 47 25.5 17.7-35.2 51 28.4 19.0-40.1 28 23.0 12.4-38.8 17 5.5 3.1- 9.6
$50,000+ 181 54 35.0 27.3-43.6 72 38.2 30.5-46.6 46 23.0 17.0-30.5 8 3.6 1.7- 7.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2

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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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