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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

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Respond.^
Landline Cell Other Don't know
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,690 2,776 20.5 19.3-21.7 7,338 66.0 64.6-67.4 1,010 8.5 7.7- 9.5 566 5.0 4.3- 5.8
-Alamance County 298 85 25.8 19.3-33.6 184 65.9 58.0-73.0 16 5.0 2.7- 9.2 13 3.2 1.7- 5.8
GENDER
Male 115 32 23.7 15.0-35.2 72 70.1 58.5-79.6 7 4.1 1.8- 9.0 4 2.1 0.7- 6.1
Female 183 53 27.8 18.9-38.9 112 62.1 51.3-71.9 9 5.9 2.5-13.5 9 4.2 2.0- 8.5
RACE
White 240 69 28.1 20.4-37.5 150 64.5 55.3-72.7 10 3.9 1.9- 7.7 11 3.5 1.8- 6.7
Other 55 15 19.1 9.5-34.5 32 70.1 53.7-82.5 6 8.3 2.8-22.2 2 2.5 0.6-10.3
AGE
18-44 71 19 29.5 18.2-44.2 45 64.9 50.6-76.9 5 4.2 1.6-10.2 2 1.4 0.3- 5.7
45+ 222 62 20.7 15.6-26.9 138 68.2 60.5-75.1 11 6.0 2.6-13.2 11 5.1 2.6- 9.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 139 52 35.7 25.0-48.0 69 54.2 42.2-65.7 11 7.1 3.2-15.0 7 3.0 1.3- 7.0
Some College + 159 33 16.6 10.0-26.4 115 76.9 67.0-84.5 5 3.1 1.2- 8.0 6 3.4 1.4- 7.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 161 51 27.2 18.8-37.8 96 63.8 53.0-73.4 12 7.7 3.7-15.3 2 1.2 0.3- 5.0
$50,000+ 89 15 15.6 8.8-26.3 67 79.2 68.2-87.1 2 1.9 0.4- 7.9 5 3.3 1.3- 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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