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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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 13,066 9,950 70.8 69.3-72.3 1,443 12.7 11.7-13.9 809 7.6 6.8- 8.5 767 7.6 6.7- 8.7 97 1.2 0.8- 1.9
-Catawba County 359 272 68.7 60.6-75.8 39 15.4 9.4-24.2 29 10.9 7.1-16.3 16 3.5 2.1- 5.9 3 1.5 0.4- 5.9
GENDER
Male 135 97 58.2 44.8-70.4 19 22.5 11.5-39.4 11 13.5 7.3-23.7 6 2.9 1.3- 6.5 2 2.9 0.6-12.8
Female 224 175 77.8 70.5-83.6 20 9.2 5.7-14.7 18 8.6 4.9-14.7 10 4.1 2.0- 8.0 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0
RACE
White 327 252 72.7 66.2-78.3 33 11.8 8.2-16.7 25 11.1 7.1-17.0 16 4.2 2.5- 7.1 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3
Other 29 18 46.7 22.5-72.5 5 34.2 10.4-69.9 4 10.4 3.0-30.0 0 0.0 . - . 2 8.7 1.8-33.9
AGE
18-44 75 46 53.9 38.8-68.4 11 19.9 8.1-41.2 14 20.6 11.9-33.3 2 2.1 0.5- 8.1 2 3.5 0.7-14.9
45+ 281 224 78.4 72.2-83.5 28 12.6 8.5-18.3 14 4.3 2.3- 7.8 14 4.5 2.6- 7.7 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 175 128 61.1 48.1-72.7 20 19.2 9.1-36.1 16 13.3 7.5-22.6 8 3.3 1.6- 6.9 3 3.1 0.8-11.7
Some College + 183 143 75.9 67.8-82.5 19 11.7 7.3-18.4 13 8.6 4.6-15.5 8 3.7 1.8- 7.8 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 191 139 65.1 51.9-76.4 18 16.2 6.7-34.3 15 8.4 4.4-15.5 16 7.2 4.2-12.1 3 3.1 0.8-11.7
$50,000+ 122 95 70.4 59.7-79.2 18 16.1 10.1-24.6 9 13.6 7.1-24.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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