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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne County

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  Total
Respond.^
Within the past year (<12 months) Within the past 2 years Within the past 5 years 5 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,611 11,931 72.0 70.8-73.1 1,711 12.9 12.1-13.8 945 7.4 6.8- 8.2 902 6.6 5.9- 7.4 122 1.0 0.8- 1.3
-Wayne County 439 344 72.6 63.9-79.8 48 16.7 10.1-26.5 17 3.9 2.2- 6.8 25 4.9 3.1- 7.6 5 1.9 0.6- 5.7
GENDER
Male 140 104 63.9 48.1-77.2 15 23.7 11.3-43.0 5 3.9 1.4-10.2 15 7.4 4.0-13.2 1 1.2 0.2- 8.1
Female 299 240 79.9 73.5-85.1 33 10.9 7.3-15.9 12 3.9 2.1- 7.1 10 2.8 1.4- 5.4 4 2.5 0.7- 9.2
RACE
White 278 204 65.9 54.1-76.0 37 22.4 12.7-36.3 12 4.4 2.2- 8.6 23 7.0 4.3-11.2 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1
Other 159 139 85.2 76.3-91.1 10 5.8 3.0-10.9 5 2.9 1.0- 8.1 2 1.2 0.3- 4.5 3 4.9 1.5-15.1
AGE
18-44 123 88 65.9 51.3-78.1 18 22.5 11.4-39.7 6 3.8 1.5- 9.0 8 4.5 2.1- 9.5 3 3.3 1.0-10.6
45+ 312 252 79.9 74.3-84.5 30 10.3 7.0-14.8 11 4.1 2.1- 7.9 17 5.4 3.2- 8.8 2 0.4 0.1- 1.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 215 171 72.5 57.5-83.7 21 17.2 7.3-35.4 7 2.5 1.0- 6.2 11 4.0 1.9- 8.0 5 3.9 1.3-11.2
Some College + 223 172 72.4 62.5-80.5 27 16.5 9.4-27.2 10 5.3 2.6-10.5 14 5.8 3.2-10.3 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 242 191 76.6 66.4-84.4 26 14.0 7.5-24.9 5 2.0 0.7- 5.6 17 6.0 3.4-10.5 3 1.4 0.3- 6.1
$50,000+ 141 104 70.5 59.1-79.8 19 15.6 8.1-28.0 10 7.9 3.9-15.4 7 5.0 2.3-10.6 1 1.0 0.1- 6.6

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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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