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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 599 156 23.3 19.0-28.1 266 46.3 40.2-52.4 40 9.5 6.4-13.8 107 17.0 13.2-21.7 30 3.9 2.5- 6.1
GENDER
Male 196 41 19.5 13.4-27.6 103 52.3 42.2-62.2 15 9.7 5.0-18.0 31 16.1 10.3-24.2 6 2.4 0.9- 6.2
Female 403 115 26.9 21.6-32.9 163 40.5 34.0-47.3 25 9.3 6.1-14.0 76 18.0 13.5-23.5 24 5.4 3.2- 8.7
RACE
White 374 88 22.2 17.2-28.2 193 49.9 43.3-56.6 27 11.4 7.6-16.8 49 12.9 8.9-18.3 17 3.6 2.0- 6.5
Other 223 67 24.3 17.7-32.4 72 42.4 32.3-53.1 13 7.7 3.5-15.8 58 21.4 15.0-29.6 13 4.3 2.1- 8.3
AGE
18-44 177 40 20.8 14.6-28.6 70 42.8 33.4-52.8 28 14.6 9.4-21.9 31 18.2 12.3-26.1 8 3.7 1.7- 7.5
45+ 416 115 26.8 22.1-31.9 192 50.7 44.9-56.5 12 2.7 1.5- 4.9 76 15.7 12.2-19.9 21 4.1 2.5- 6.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 149 50 25.4 17.1-35.9 46 40.1 27.0-54.8 2 5.9 1.3-23.1 41 25.3 15.9-37.6 10 3.3 1.4- 8.0
Some College + 450 106 22.5 17.7-28.1 220 48.6 42.2-55.1 38 10.9 7.6-15.4 66 13.9 10.2-18.5 20 4.1 2.4- 7.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 231 61 17.8 12.8-24.3 86 42.5 32.1-53.7 9 9.0 3.9-19.5 59 25.6 18.0-35.1 16 5.0 2.6- 9.6
$50,000+ 301 74 25.3 19.3-32.4 157 49.8 42.3-57.2 29 11.1 7.5-16.2 31 10.4 6.7-15.9 10 3.4 1.7- 6.6

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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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