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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 286 78 25.9 20.0-32.9 106 40.3 33.1-47.8 10 3.0 1.6- 5.8 69 22.6 16.9-29.4 23 8.2 5.0-13.2
GENDER
Male 85 20 27.3 17.0-40.6 40 49.0 35.9-62.2 1 1.1 0.2- 7.6 17 15.7 8.0-28.4 7 6.9 2.8-16.2
Female 201 58 24.9 18.6-32.5 66 33.7 26.4-42.0 9 4.5 2.3- 8.6 52 27.7 20.6-36.1 16 9.2 5.2-15.9
RACE
White 155 45 24.5 17.2-33.8 64 41.1 31.6-51.4 5 2.9 1.2- 7.0 30 22.5 14.7-33.0 11 8.9 4.4-17.2
Other 129 32 25.5 17.2-36.1 41 40.2 29.9-51.5 5 3.3 1.3- 8.1 39 23.2 15.8-32.7 12 7.7 4.0-14.5
AGE
18-44 79 19 22.3 13.4-34.6 26 38.6 26.5-52.4 4 2.6 0.9- 7.3 20 25.0 15.2-38.4 10 11.4 5.6-21.9
45+ 202 57 29.1 21.9-37.6 78 40.9 33.1-49.1 6 3.5 1.5- 7.8 48 20.8 15.2-27.6 13 5.8 3.2-10.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 105 36 28.7 19.1-40.7 23 26.4 16.1-40.3 3 2.6 0.8- 8.0 34 33.5 22.9-46.0 9 8.9 3.9-19.1
Some College + 181 42 24.5 17.4-33.4 83 47.0 38.0-56.2 7 3.3 1.5- 7.0 35 17.2 11.1-25.8 14 7.9 4.3-14.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 141 41 26.4 18.2-36.6 43 38.7 28.4-50.2 5 3.3 1.3- 8.1 38 22.8 15.5-32.1 14 8.9 4.9-15.4
$50,000+ 100 22 24.2 15.4-35.9 50 49.5 37.9-61.2 4 3.1 1.1- 8.5 18 15.5 9.4-24.5 6 7.6 2.8-19.1

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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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