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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,021 4,037 41.5 40.0-43.1 6,984 58.5 56.9-60.0
-Buncombe County 244 73 37.8 29.7-46.5 171 62.2 53.5-70.3
GENDER
Male 89 32 47.2 33.9-61.0 57 52.8 39.0-66.1
Female 155 41 29.2 21.1-38.9 114 70.8 61.1-78.9
RACE
White 229 66 34.9 27.3-43.4 163 65.1 56.6-72.7
Other 11 5 79.4 45.3-94.7 6 20.6 5.3-54.7
AGE
18-44 49 22 51.0 35.5-66.3 27 49.0 33.7-64.5
45+ 190 49 27.7 20.7-36.0 141 72.3 64.0-79.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 89 27 45.4 31.2-60.4 62 54.6 39.6-68.8
Some College + 155 46 32.5 24.1-42.3 109 67.5 57.7-75.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 129 40 41.6 30.5-53.6 89 58.4 46.4-69.5
$50,000+ 75 25 33.5 22.4-46.8 50 66.5 53.2-77.6

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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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