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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

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  Total
Respond.^
Within the past year (<12 months) Within the past 2 years Within the past 5 years 5 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,970 9,493 74.5 73.1-75.9 1,162 11.4 10.5-12.5 644 7.0 6.2- 7.9 600 6.1 5.4- 6.9 71 0.9 0.6- 1.3
-Buncombe County 260 204 71.4 62.7-78.8 24 13.3 7.8-21.8 14 6.7 3.6-12.2 16 7.7 4.1-14.0 2 0.9 0.2- 4.2
GENDER
Male 100 79 68.6 54.0-80.3 11 19.1 9.5-34.6 5 6.5 2.4-16.2 5 5.8 1.7-17.7 0 0.0 . - .
Female 160 125 74.2 64.4-82.0 13 7.5 4.0-13.6 9 6.9 3.1-14.5 11 9.6 4.7-18.5 2 1.9 0.4- 8.1
RACE
White 243 192 72.5 64.2-79.5 22 11.2 6.8-18.0 13 7.3 3.9-13.3 14 8.0 4.1-14.9 2 1.0 0.2- 4.6
Other 13 9 47.7 12.6-85.2 2 48.5 12.0-86.6 1 1.5 0.2-12.1 1 2.3 0.3-17.5 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 49 29 55.2 39.1-70.3 8 22.1 10.5-40.7 5 9.9 3.9-22.9 6 11.1 4.4-25.5 1 1.7 0.2-11.1
45+ 206 171 82.2 74.8-87.7 15 7.2 4.1-12.4 9 4.6 2.2- 9.6 10 5.5 2.4-11.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 96 75 61.9 46.3-75.5 7 18.9 8.2-37.6 5 5.4 1.7-15.8 8 13.1 5.7-27.3 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5
Some College + 164 129 77.8 69.1-84.6 17 9.5 5.4-16.1 9 7.5 3.6-15.2 8 4.0 1.8- 8.6 1 1.1 0.2- 7.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 136 103 67.7 55.5-77.9 11 9.1 4.0-19.5 7 6.9 2.6-17.3 13 14.2 7.2-26.2 2 2.1 0.5- 8.9
$50,000+ 80 68 82.1 70.2-89.9 7 9.9 4.6-20.1 4 6.1 2.1-16.1 1 1.9 0.3-12.2 0 0.0 . - .

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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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