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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 347 85 28.2 20.8-37.1 137 39.1 31.0-47.8 6 1.7 0.7- 4.1 88 24.5 17.9-32.4 31 6.6 4.1-10.5
GENDER
Male 116 27 24.0 13.7-38.6 49 43.0 29.4-57.8 2 1.4 0.3- 7.4 31 26.5 15.7-41.1 7 5.1 1.9-13.0
Female 231 58 32.2 22.8-43.3 88 35.3 27.3-44.3 4 1.9 0.7- 5.0 57 22.5 16.3-30.2 24 8.0 4.9-12.8
RACE
White 317 76 25.0 18.4-33.0 124 40.5 32.2-49.3 6 2.0 0.8- 4.9 81 24.7 18.8-31.8 30 7.8 4.8-12.4
Other 27 9 44.8 19.3-73.4 12 31.8 12.9-59.5 0 0.0 . - . 6 23.3 5.8-59.9 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 72 23 35.2 22.1-51.0 28 37.7 24.2-53.5 3 2.1 0.6- 7.2 15 20.9 11.0-36.1 3 4.1 1.2-12.6
45+ 271 61 20.6 15.7-26.7 109 41.0 34.4-48.0 3 1.2 0.4- 3.9 71 28.1 22.1-35.1 27 9.0 5.9-13.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 183 49 33.6 22.1-47.3 55 28.6 18.0-42.2 3 2.0 0.6- 6.6 58 30.6 20.3-43.3 18 5.3 3.0- 9.1
Some College + 163 36 21.6 14.2-31.4 82 52.7 42.3-62.9 3 1.3 0.4- 4.2 29 16.1 10.4-24.2 13 8.3 4.0-16.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 197 49 32.4 21.7-45.4 70 36.7 25.5-49.4 5 2.4 0.9- 6.5 57 24.4 17.0-33.8 16 4.1 2.2- 7.6
$50,000+ 93 22 22.0 13.6-33.6 51 51.3 39.3-63.1 0 0.0 . - . 14 19.0 10.7-31.6 6 7.8 3.2-17.5

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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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