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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

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  Total
Respond.^
Past 12 months 1-2 years 2-5 years 5+ years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,528 9,149 74.4 73.0-75.9 1,210 13.0 12.0-14.2 775 8.4 7.5- 9.4 394 4.1 3.4- 4.9
-Randolph County 303 246 72.9 64.6-79.9 22 13.6 7.9-22.4 22 8.6 5.3-13.6 13 4.9 2.4- 9.7
GENDER
Male 114 92 66.9 53.0-78.4 11 21.9 11.7-37.2 6 6.0 2.4-14.4 5 5.2 1.6-15.5
Female 189 154 78.9 70.8-85.2 11 5.3 2.6-10.4 16 11.1 6.5-18.5 8 4.6 2.2- 9.5
RACE
White 270 218 71.7 62.7-79.2 20 13.8 7.6-23.6 19 8.5 5.2-13.7 13 6.0 3.0-11.7
Other 31 26 77.8 51.8-91.9 2 13.2 3.0-42.9 3 9.0 2.1-31.2 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 74 50 60.7 45.9-73.7 14 26.0 14.5-42.3 6 7.5 3.0-17.2 4 5.8 1.7-18.1
45+ 227 194 81.7 73.4-87.8 8 4.6 1.4-13.7 16 9.5 5.4-15.9 9 4.3 2.1- 8.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 169 146 74.7 61.8-84.4 10 14.3 6.5-28.4 9 6.9 3.2-14.4 4 4.1 1.1-14.5
Some College + 134 100 70.8 59.5-80.0 12 12.9 6.0-25.4 13 10.5 5.7-18.5 9 5.9 2.9-11.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 170 139 72.8 61.0-82.1 12 13.6 6.5-26.3 12 8.4 4.3-15.9 7 5.2 1.7-14.5
$50,000+ 85 63 70.9 57.8-81.3 8 11.9 5.0-25.8 9 11.5 5.5-22.3 5 5.8 2.4-13.4

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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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