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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 350 50 16.1 11.2-22.5 94 30.0 23.9-37.0 118 31.0 25.3-37.3 65 18.3 13.3-24.6 23 4.7 2.8- 7.8
GENDER
Male 132 15 11.8 6.6-20.2 35 33.1 23.1-44.8 51 29.5 21.3-39.3 25 21.2 12.8-32.9 6 4.4 1.6-11.5
Female 218 35 19.8 12.6-29.6 59 27.4 20.6-35.4 67 32.3 24.9-40.6 40 15.7 10.7-22.5 17 4.9 2.9- 8.1
RACE
White 297 43 16.3 10.9-23.6 85 32.6 25.8-40.3 99 31.1 24.9-38.0 49 14.8 10.5-20.4 21 5.3 3.0- 9.0
Other 53 7 15.0 6.7-30.4 9 18.9 8.6-36.5 19 30.7 18.4-46.6 16 33.2 17.6-53.7 2 2.2 0.5- 9.4
AGE
18-44 95 19 20.1 12.5-30.7 38 40.0 29.0-52.2 28 26.3 17.5-37.5 8 12.6 5.6-25.8 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9
45+ 251 30 12.4 6.9-21.3 56 21.4 16.0-27.9 87 34.7 28.1-41.9 57 23.5 17.6-30.7 21 8.0 4.6-13.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 192 25 17.0 9.8-27.9 38 21.8 15.1-30.4 69 37.4 29.0-46.7 42 18.1 12.5-25.5 18 5.7 3.4- 9.3
Some College + 156 25 15.4 9.7-23.6 56 37.7 28.3-48.2 48 25.3 18.2-33.9 22 17.8 10.4-28.7 5 3.8 1.4-10.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 194 23 11.4 6.4-19.5 46 25.7 17.8-35.5 68 33.9 25.9-42.9 44 23.7 16.0-33.7 13 5.3 2.5-11.0
$50,000+ 86 23 30.4 19.0-44.8 32 37.2 26.0-49.8 23 22.1 14.3-32.6 5 7.7 2.9-18.9 3 2.6 0.8- 8.1

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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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