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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 433 185 35.8 29.5-42.8 18 3.1 1.8- 5.2 17 4.9 2.8- 8.4 213 56.2 48.9-63.3
GENDER
Male 134 49 27.0 17.8-38.8 5 2.8 1.0- 7.4 5 2.7 0.9- 7.6 75 67.5 55.2-77.8
Female 299 136 43.1 35.9-50.5 13 3.3 1.8- 6.0 12 6.6 3.5-12.4 138 47.0 39.6-54.5
RACE
White 278 127 37.9 29.3-47.3 5 2.0 0.8- 5.3 12 5.7 2.9-10.9 134 54.4 44.6-63.9
Other 153 57 31.6 23.1-41.6 12 4.8 2.5- 8.9 5 3.4 1.2- 9.4 79 60.2 49.8-69.8
AGE
18-44 120 42 30.8 21.0-42.6 8 3.1 1.3- 7.0 10 6.3 3.0-12.9 60 59.8 47.4-71.1
45+ 310 142 41.8 35.7-48.1 9 2.9 1.4- 5.8 7 3.3 1.5- 7.2 152 52.0 45.7-58.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 208 84 33.1 23.5-44.2 7 2.3 1.0- 5.2 7 4.7 1.9-11.0 110 60.0 48.3-70.6
Some College + 224 101 38.9 31.1-47.3 11 3.9 1.9- 7.7 10 5.1 2.5-10.2 102 52.1 43.3-60.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 236 105 35.5 27.3-44.8 8 1.8 0.8- 3.6 8 5.6 2.5-12.2 115 57.1 47.3-66.4
$50,000+ 140 55 40.4 30.5-51.2 6 4.7 1.9-10.8 8 5.8 2.7-11.6 71 49.1 39.1-59.3

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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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