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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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 13,246 2,271 19.2 17.8-20.5 4,022 32.2 30.8-33.7 4,195 30.5 29.2-32.0 1,835 13.3 12.1-14.6 923 4.8 4.3- 5.3
-Forsyth County 383 88 22.9 17.8-29.0 129 34.5 28.3-41.2 103 25.7 20.3-32.1 45 13.0 9.0-18.5 18 3.8 2.2- 6.6
GENDER
Male 143 39 24.5 16.7-34.3 44 31.7 23.0-41.9 42 28.4 19.7-39.1 18 15.4 8.9-25.2 0 0.0 . - .
Female 240 49 21.6 15.3-29.6 85 36.9 28.7-45.9 61 23.4 17.2-31.0 27 11.0 6.6-17.7 18 7.2 4.1-12.2
RACE
White 292 75 26.1 20.2-33.1 100 36.8 29.7-44.6 76 23.6 18.3-29.9 28 9.8 6.4-14.7 13 3.7 1.9- 7.1
Other 87 13 16.9 8.6-30.5 26 29.8 19.1-43.3 26 29.4 18.1-44.1 17 19.8 10.7-33.6 5 4.2 1.5-10.8
AGE
18-44 98 25 23.4 14.6-35.3 38 39.1 28.0-51.5 18 19.0 10.8-31.3 14 16.3 9.0-27.6 3 2.1 0.6- 7.2
45+ 282 63 22.8 17.8-28.6 88 29.6 24.0-35.8 85 32.0 25.9-38.8 31 10.3 7.2-14.7 15 5.4 2.9- 9.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 113 10 12.9 5.6-26.9 29 19.9 12.3-30.5 40 34.2 22.5-48.1 25 28.2 17.3-42.5 9 4.9 2.2-10.3
Some College + 270 78 27.2 21.0-34.4 100 40.7 33.2-48.7 63 22.1 16.6-28.9 20 6.6 4.0-10.5 9 3.4 1.6- 7.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 140 19 15.0 7.9-26.6 39 26.0 17.7-36.5 46 32.7 22.3-45.1 25 20.0 12.2-31.0 11 6.3 3.1-12.3
$50,000+ 183 62 31.5 23.9-40.4 71 40.3 31.7-49.5 37 21.8 15.3-30.0 10 5.5 2.8-10.5 3 0.9 0.3- 2.8

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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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