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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 574 70 16.4 12.6-21.2 504 83.6 78.8-87.4
GENDER
Male 237 59 29.2 22.2-37.3 178 70.8 62.7-77.8
Female 337 11 4.2 2.1- 8.3 326 95.8 91.7-97.9
RACE
White 426 59 20.9 15.7-27.2 367 79.1 72.8-84.3
Other 147 11 7.8 4.0-14.6 136 92.2 85.4-96.0
AGE
18-44 199 34 21.4 15.0-29.7 165 78.6 70.3-85.0
45+ 369 36 11.1 7.9-15.4 333 88.9 84.6-92.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 136 15 13.8 7.5-24.1 121 86.2 75.9-92.5
Some College + 437 55 17.4 12.9-23.1 382 82.6 76.9-87.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 207 18 11.8 6.4-20.9 189 88.2 79.1-93.6
$50,000+ 305 47 20.1 14.9-26.7 258 79.9 73.3-85.1

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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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