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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

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  Total
Respond.^
Past 12 months 1-2 years 2-5 years 5+ years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,528 9,149 74.4 73.0-75.9 1,210 13.0 12.0-14.2 775 8.4 7.5- 9.4 394 4.1 3.4- 4.9
-Cumberland County 326 274 80.5 74.4-85.4 23 9.3 5.9-14.4 20 7.1 4.2-11.7 9 3.0 1.5- 6.1
GENDER
Male 114 97 79.8 68.9-87.5 9 11.5 5.7-21.8 5 5.6 2.1-13.9 3 3.1 0.9-10.0
Female 212 177 81.0 73.6-86.8 14 7.8 4.3-13.5 15 8.2 4.5-14.7 6 3.0 1.3- 6.7
RACE
White 187 156 78.7 70.1-85.3 14 11.5 6.5-19.5 10 5.7 2.7-11.6 7 4.2 1.9- 9.1
Other 134 116 84.7 75.6-90.8 7 5.7 2.5-12.5 9 7.9 3.6-16.4 2 1.7 0.4- 6.6
AGE
18-44 87 62 69.4 57.5-79.1 11 15.0 8.2-25.9 10 12.1 6.2-22.3 4 3.5 1.1-10.2
45+ 235 209 88.4 82.9-92.3 11 5.2 2.7- 9.6 10 3.7 1.8- 7.3 5 2.8 1.2- 6.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 118 99 82.3 72.3-89.2 6 5.6 2.2-13.7 7 5.4 2.2-12.7 6 6.8 2.9-14.9
Some College + 208 175 79.6 71.7-85.8 17 11.2 6.7-18.2 13 8.0 4.3-14.4 3 1.2 0.3- 4.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 164 138 81.5 73.1-87.8 11 8.2 4.3-15.0 10 7.0 3.3-14.2 5 3.3 1.3- 8.0
$50,000+ 125 106 81.8 72.2-88.6 6 5.9 2.5-13.4 9 8.7 4.2-17.2 4 3.6 1.3- 9.8

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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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