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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Cholesterol Awareness

Blood cholesterol is a fatty substance found in the blood. Have you EVER had your blood cholesterol checked?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,979 11,716 81.9 80.3-83.5 1,263 18.1 16.5-19.7
-Randolph County 350 309 75.0 66.1-82.1 41 25.0 17.9-33.9
GENDER
Male 145 118 63.8 51.2-74.8 27 36.2 25.2-48.8
Female 205 191 91.1 84.5-95.0 14 8.9 5.0-15.5
RACE
White 310 276 75.0 65.2-82.8 34 25.0 17.2-34.8
Other 38 31 74.0 49.7-89.1 7 26.0 10.9-50.3
AGE
18-44 101 75 59.7 46.3-71.9 26 40.3 28.1-53.7
45+ 246 231 91.6 85.8-95.1 15 8.4 4.9-14.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 203 173 69.7 57.9-79.4 30 30.3 20.6-42.1
Some College + 147 136 82.0 67.0-91.1 11 18.0 8.9-33.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 197 174 76.4 64.5-85.2 23 23.6 14.8-35.5
$50,000+ 93 86 84.9 64.8-94.5 7 15.1 5.5-35.2

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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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