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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 287 77 27.6 21.0-35.4 119 41.8 34.0-50.1 13 4.6 2.3- 8.7 66 21.9 15.5-30.0 12 4.1 1.8- 9.0
GENDER
Male 122 35 24.4 16.2-35.0 54 47.8 36.0-59.9 7 6.2 2.6-14.0 20 15.7 8.3-27.7 6 5.8 2.1-15.4
Female 165 42 31.2 21.5-42.8 65 35.1 26.4-45.0 6 2.7 1.2- 6.2 46 28.8 19.4-40.5 6 2.2 0.9- 5.1
RACE
White 260 67 25.8 19.2-33.8 111 44.5 36.6-52.6 12 4.7 2.4- 9.3 60 21.5 15.1-29.5 10 3.5 1.3- 8.8
Other 25 10 35.8 17.1-59.9 7 30.5 11.4-59.9 1 3.9 0.5-23.7 5 23.1 7.7-52.1 2 6.8 1.4-26.6
AGE
18-44 61 14 26.7 15.3-42.2 28 39.2 25.5-54.8 3 2.8 0.7-10.8 14 26.4 14.6-43.1 2 4.9 1.2-17.8
45+ 226 63 28.4 22.0-35.7 91 44.0 36.5-51.8 10 6.0 2.9-12.0 52 18.1 13.5-24.0 10 3.5 1.8- 6.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 123 34 29.3 19.1-42.0 45 36.3 24.6-49.8 4 3.2 1.0- 9.7 31 23.3 13.8-36.7 9 8.0 3.2-18.3
Some College + 164 43 26.2 18.1-36.2 74 46.5 36.5-56.8 9 5.7 2.5-12.3 35 20.7 12.9-31.4 3 0.9 0.3- 2.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 150 34 19.7 12.8-29.2 56 41.5 30.0-53.9 6 4.7 1.8-12.0 43 26.5 17.3-38.4 11 7.6 3.2-16.6
$50,000+ 87 25 29.0 18.0-43.2 46 48.4 35.2-61.8 6 5.9 2.2-14.5 10 16.7 7.1-34.5 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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