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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 359 280 70.5 63.4-76.7 38 13.4 9.3-18.9 25 10.5 6.6-16.4 16 5.6 2.6-11.5
GENDER
Male 137 106 72.1 61.7-80.7 14 12.3 6.7-21.5 11 12.6 6.7-22.3 6 3.0 1.2- 7.1
Female 222 174 69.1 59.3-77.5 24 14.3 9.0-21.8 14 8.8 4.3-17.1 10 7.8 3.0-18.5
RACE
White 328 257 72.0 64.6-78.3 33 11.9 8.0-17.3 22 9.8 5.9-16.0 16 6.3 3.0-12.8
Other 30 22 57.6 35.0-77.4 5 26.1 10.4-51.8 3 16.3 4.8-42.8 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 64 40 54.4 39.9-68.1 12 22.5 12.8-36.5 7 14.0 6.1-28.8 5 9.2 2.6-28.0
45+ 292 238 78.7 72.1-84.0 25 8.5 5.5-13.1 18 8.9 5.2-14.9 11 3.9 2.0- 7.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 198 162 75.1 64.9-83.1 18 9.1 5.3-15.4 11 9.2 4.6-17.6 7 6.5 2.1-18.7
Some College + 161 118 65.4 55.2-74.3 20 18.1 11.3-27.7 14 11.9 6.3-21.5 9 4.6 2.3- 9.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 206 158 67.5 57.3-76.2 23 15.0 9.3-23.4 10 7.3 3.4-14.9 15 10.2 4.8-20.6
$50,000+ 103 79 70.8 58.3-80.8 12 13.1 7.0-23.3 12 16.1 8.3-28.9 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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