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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 7,518 7,015 91.5 90.1-92.7 503 8.5 7.3- 9.9
-Buncombe County 161 157 96.9 91.4-98.9 4 3.1 1.1- 8.6
RACE
White 154 150 96.8 91.0-98.9 4 3.2 1.1- 9.0
Other 4 4 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 26 25 96.0 76.2-99.4 1 4.0 0.6-23.8
45+ 132 129 97.3 91.9-99.1 3 2.7 0.9- 8.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 58 54 91.3 77.4-97.0 4 8.7 3.0-22.6
Some College + 103 103 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 83 80 94.5 82.6-98.4 3 5.5 1.6-17.4
$50,000+ 45 45 100 . - . 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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