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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

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N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,678 2,869 23.6 22.3-24.9 4,568 39.4 38.0-40.9 453 5.3 4.6- 6.1 3,010 25.7 24.4-27.1 778 6.0 5.4- 6.8
-Alamance County 298 90 27.9 21.6-35.3 110 39.7 32.2-47.9 7 3.6 1.4- 8.8 76 25.3 18.7-33.4 15 3.4 1.9- 6.1
GENDER
Male 115 29 19.4 12.3-29.4 50 49.1 37.1-61.3 5 6.5 2.3-17.1 28 22.8 13.8-35.3 3 2.1 0.6- 6.7
Female 183 61 35.7 26.3-46.2 60 31.2 22.7-41.3 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9 48 27.7 18.8-38.7 12 4.5 2.3- 8.8
RACE
White 240 73 27.9 20.9-36.2 96 45.5 36.6-54.7 5 2.7 1.0- 7.1 54 20.9 14.2-29.5 12 3.0 1.6- 5.7
Other 55 15 25.9 13.9-43.1 13 25.3 13.8-41.8 2 6.1 1.2-26.1 22 38.2 23.1-56.0 3 4.5 1.3-13.8
AGE
18-44 71 22 27.1 17.1-40.1 29 42.7 29.7-56.9 3 5.3 1.5-16.5 15 23.5 13.0-38.8 2 1.4 0.3- 6.5
45+ 222 64 27.1 20.3-35.3 81 38.0 30.5-46.2 4 2.1 0.8- 5.5 60 27.3 20.5-35.4 13 5.4 2.9- 9.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 139 36 29.2 19.4-41.5 41 29.6 20.3-40.9 2 1.6 0.4- 6.3 51 36.5 25.5-49.2 9 3.1 1.4- 6.4
Some College + 159 54 26.7 19.3-35.6 69 49.3 38.7-59.9 5 5.5 1.8-15.4 25 14.9 8.8-24.0 6 3.6 1.5- 8.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 161 47 27.1 19.0-37.1 51 35.0 25.2-46.2 4 4.1 1.1-13.9 53 31.4 22.1-42.5 6 2.4 1.0- 5.5
$50,000+ 89 26 27.3 17.5-40.0 48 52.3 39.3-65.0 3 4.5 1.3-14.5 9 13.3 5.8-27.8 3 2.5 0.7- 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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