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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 411 328 73.9 66.8-80.0 38 10.6 7.0-15.9 18 6.5 3.5-11.6 24 7.7 4.4-13.1 3 1.2 0.2- 6.1
GENDER
Male 163 124 65.5 54.3-75.2 14 12.6 6.6-22.6 9 6.6 3.2-12.9 14 13.0 6.7-23.7 2 2.4 0.4-13.2
Female 248 204 81.3 72.7-87.7 24 9.0 5.4-14.6 9 6.4 2.4-15.9 10 3.1 1.5- 6.2 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8
RACE
White 255 204 77.6 70.3-83.6 25 10.3 6.2-16.6 7 3.9 1.7- 8.7 17 7.7 4.5-12.8 2 0.5 0.1- 2.0
Other 152 121 68.4 56.5-78.3 13 11.8 6.2-21.4 10 9.3 4.2-19.3 7 8.4 3.3-19.7 1 2.1 0.3-13.4
AGE
18-44 136 96 66.4 54.8-76.3 19 13.8 8.0-22.8 11 9.2 4.4-18.2 9 8.7 3.9-18.5 1 1.8 0.3-11.7
45+ 269 227 83.7 77.8-88.3 19 6.6 3.9-10.9 6 2.7 1.1- 6.5 15 6.5 3.6-11.2 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 107 84 63.2 47.1-76.8 11 16.3 8.1-29.9 5 9.4 3.3-24.3 6 8.2 2.6-23.1 1 2.9 0.4-18.1
Some College + 303 243 79.7 73.3-84.9 27 7.6 4.8-11.9 13 4.9 2.7- 8.8 18 7.4 4.2-13.0 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 163 122 65.0 51.9-76.2 13 12.3 6.0-23.6 9 6.3 2.9-13.0 16 13.5 6.7-25.3 3 2.9 0.6-13.6
$50,000+ 197 164 82.8 75.7-88.2 20 9.8 5.8-16.0 5 3.0 1.2- 7.4 8 4.4 2.1- 8.9 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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