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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

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  Total
Respond.^
Within the past year (<12 months) Within the past 2 years Within the past 5 years 5 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,970 9,493 74.5 73.1-75.9 1,162 11.4 10.5-12.5 644 7.0 6.2- 7.9 600 6.1 5.4- 6.9 71 0.9 0.6- 1.3
-Durham County 616 518 77.4 71.4-82.5 57 10.8 7.7-15.0 24 7.3 4.0-13.1 14 3.6 1.9- 6.8 3 0.8 0.2- 2.6
GENDER
Male 201 153 67.5 57.1-76.5 21 13.0 7.8-21.0 15 11.6 5.6-22.6 10 6.6 3.3-13.1 2 1.2 0.3- 5.0
Female 415 365 86.7 81.4-90.6 36 8.8 5.9-13.0 9 3.4 1.4- 8.0 4 0.8 0.2- 2.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8
RACE
White 379 320 79.5 73.2-84.6 30 9.1 5.8-13.9 17 6.9 3.9-11.7 10 3.8 1.8- 7.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.3
Other 235 196 75.2 64.6-83.4 27 12.7 7.8-20.2 7 7.9 2.8-20.3 4 3.5 1.1-10.0 1 0.8 0.1- 5.2
AGE
18-44 181 136 70.9 61.3-78.9 22 12.5 7.8-19.5 13 10.0 4.8-19.9 7 5.2 2.4-10.9 3 1.4 0.4- 4.4
45+ 428 375 86.0 81.2-89.7 35 8.7 5.9-12.8 11 3.8 1.9- 7.5 7 1.5 0.6- 3.4 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 155 129 67.8 52.7-80.0 10 9.4 4.4-19.0 10 17.2 7.4-35.2 6 5.5 2.0-14.2 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 461 389 81.0 75.4-85.6 47 11.4 7.8-16.3 14 3.6 2.0- 6.5 8 2.9 1.2- 6.7 3 1.1 0.3- 3.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 238 192 68.9 57.1-78.7 27 13.3 7.8-21.8 13 13.5 6.1-27.3 5 3.3 1.0-10.0 1 1.0 0.1- 6.7
$50,000+ 308 263 82.2 75.8-87.2 27 9.3 5.8-14.6 10 3.9 2.0- 7.4 6 3.8 1.6- 8.9 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1

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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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