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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 447 54 15.0 10.1-21.6 135 37.1 29.6-45.2 155 32.2 26.1-39.1 65 10.3 7.5-13.9 38 5.4 3.7- 7.9
GENDER
Male 141 17 15.4 7.7-28.4 44 42.8 29.4-57.5 53 29.6 19.8-41.7 20 9.0 5.2-15.1 7 3.2 1.4- 7.1
Female 306 37 14.6 9.5-21.9 91 32.3 25.7-39.7 102 34.4 27.5-42.1 45 11.4 7.8-16.2 31 7.3 4.7-11.0
RACE
White 285 35 15.6 9.2-25.2 94 42.7 32.6-53.3 98 29.5 22.3-37.8 33 6.6 4.3-10.2 25 5.6 3.4- 9.1
Other 160 18 13.1 7.6-21.7 40 27.0 18.7-37.2 57 37.7 27.5-49.1 32 17.2 11.3-25.3 13 5.1 2.7- 9.4
AGE
18-44 124 24 19.3 11.1-31.4 49 42.9 30.4-56.4 42 31.4 21.5-43.4 6 4.6 1.9-10.6 3 1.7 0.5- 5.4
45+ 319 30 10.1 7.0-14.5 85 30.6 24.9-37.0 112 33.3 27.9-39.3 57 16.2 12.2-21.1 35 9.8 6.7-14.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 219 18 7.5 4.2-13.2 59 40.9 28.8-54.3 79 33.4 23.8-44.5 39 12.9 8.4-19.4 24 5.2 3.2- 8.4
Some College + 227 35 21.5 13.5-32.6 76 33.6 26.1-42.1 76 31.5 24.2-39.8 26 7.8 4.9-12.2 14 5.6 3.1-10.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 246 26 15.2 8.0-26.9 60 32.9 23.8-43.6 87 30.9 22.8-40.4 46 13.5 9.2-19.4 27 7.5 4.7-11.8
$50,000+ 141 25 19.6 12.7-28.9 59 42.7 32.8-53.2 45 29.0 21.1-38.4 8 5.7 2.6-11.7 4 3.1 1.1- 8.3

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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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