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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Health Status

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,096 2,010 19.4 18.2-20.6 3,744 32.2 30.8-33.6 3,682 30.4 29.0-31.8 1,742 12.5 11.6-13.4 918 5.6 5.0- 6.2
-Buncombe County 263 45 21.5 15.2-29.5 80 34.2 27.1-42.0 81 27.9 21.6-35.3 30 10.1 6.5-15.5 27 6.3 4.1- 9.5
GENDER
Male 101 18 23.6 13.6-37.8 30 31.4 21.0-44.0 28 26.4 16.9-38.7 16 13.7 7.5-23.8 9 4.9 2.4- 9.9
Female 162 27 19.4 12.9-28.3 50 36.9 28.0-46.8 53 29.5 21.8-38.5 14 6.6 3.6-11.9 18 7.6 4.6-12.4
RACE
White 246 42 19.6 14.1-26.6 77 36.5 29.1-44.6 75 27.9 21.5-35.3 27 9.5 5.9-14.8 25 6.6 4.2-10.0
Other 13 2 47.8 11.6-86.5 2 9.9 1.5-44.3 4 12.3 3.0-38.6 3 24.3 4.7-67.5 2 5.8 1.1-25.8
AGE
18-44 50 11 24.4 12.7-41.7 20 41.8 27.6-57.5 12 21.0 11.4-35.5 6 11.8 5.2-24.9 1 0.9 0.1- 6.5
45+ 208 33 19.7 13.8-27.4 58 28.3 21.9-35.7 67 32.6 25.3-40.9 24 9.2 5.9-13.9 26 10.2 6.8-15.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 97 7 16.1 6.5-34.7 19 21.3 12.0-35.0 36 37.5 25.6-51.1 15 13.7 7.3-24.2 20 11.4 6.8-18.5
Some College + 166 38 25.2 18.0-34.0 61 43.0 34.0-52.6 45 21.4 15.0-29.5 15 7.7 3.9-14.4 7 2.8 1.2- 6.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 11 9.9 4.9-19.0 37 26.4 17.9-37.2 45 34.9 25.1-46.2 23 17.5 10.6-27.5 22 11.2 7.0-17.5
$50,000+ 80 26 30.6 20.4-43.1 34 49.5 36.8-62.3 17 18.0 9.9-30.6 2 1.6 0.3- 8.2 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2

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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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