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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

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  Total
Respond.^
1 or more/day 1 or more/week 1 or more/month 1 or more/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,378 681 5.1 4.5- 5.7 5,753 44.4 42.8-46.0 3,699 31.2 29.7-32.6 407 3.2 2.6- 3.8 1,838 16.2 15.0-17.5
-Gaston County 321 18 6.3 3.5-10.9 144 43.5 36.4-50.8 102 34.0 27.2-41.5 16 4.2 2.4- 7.2 41 12.1 8.3-17.2
GENDER
Male 121 6 5.8 2.2-13.9 49 39.7 28.9-51.6 39 37.2 26.3-49.6 7 5.0 2.2-10.8 20 12.4 7.3-20.2
Female 200 12 6.7 3.2-13.3 95 46.7 37.8-55.9 63 31.3 23.5-40.3 9 3.6 1.7- 7.3 21 11.8 6.9-19.5
RACE
White 275 15 6.7 3.5-12.2 121 42.5 34.9-50.5 92 34.6 27.6-42.4 12 4.0 2.1- 7.5 35 12.2 8.1-18.0
Other 46 3 4.4 1.3-14.2 23 47.8 29.9-66.4 10 31.3 14.5-55.0 4 5.1 1.7-13.8 6 11.5 4.5-26.3
AGE
18-44 89 6 7.7 3.2-17.2 35 37.9 26.8-50.4 34 40.4 28.6-53.4 5 3.7 1.4- 9.4 9 10.3 5.1-19.7
45+ 229 12 5.0 2.5- 9.6 107 48.4 40.2-56.6 67 28.2 21.8-35.6 11 4.7 2.4- 8.8 32 13.8 9.1-20.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 175 8 5.7 2.4-13.1 72 45.3 35.6-55.4 55 28.6 21.1-37.6 11 5.4 2.7-10.6 29 14.9 9.7-22.2
Some College + 145 10 6.8 3.1-14.0 71 41.7 31.9-52.2 47 38.8 28.6-50.2 5 3.1 1.3- 7.5 12 9.6 4.9-17.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 181 8 3.1 1.3- 7.1 77 38.8 29.6-48.8 56 35.0 25.4-46.0 12 5.8 3.1-10.6 28 17.3 11.2-25.9
$50,000+ 82 7 8.2 3.6-17.9 42 52.2 39.2-64.9 26 32.3 21.6-45.1 3 3.9 1.1-12.6 4 3.4 1.2- 8.9

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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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