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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

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  Total
Respond.^
Landline Cell Other Don't know
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,690 2,776 20.5 19.3-21.7 7,338 66.0 64.6-67.4 1,010 8.5 7.7- 9.5 566 5.0 4.3- 5.8
-Forsyth County 270 64 23.6 16.9-32.1 182 67.8 59.3-75.3 12 3.8 1.9- 7.2 12 4.8 2.2-10.2
GENDER
Male 108 32 29.2 18.5-42.9 69 63.6 50.1-75.2 3 2.9 0.8- 9.8 4 4.3 1.1-15.6
Female 162 32 17.9 11.0-27.8 113 72.1 61.9-80.5 9 4.7 2.3- 9.5 8 5.3 2.2-12.2
RACE
White 208 44 17.1 11.7-24.2 148 75.2 66.8-82.1 8 2.9 1.2- 6.7 8 4.8 1.8-12.0
Other 59 19 40.6 24.0-59.6 32 48.0 31.6-64.8 4 6.2 2.2-16.6 4 5.2 1.4-17.9
AGE
18-44 58 11 25.1 13.0-42.8 45 69.5 52.0-82.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 5.4 1.3-19.9
45+ 210 52 22.0 16.4-29.0 136 66.7 59.1-73.6 12 6.9 3.6-12.8 10 4.3 2.2- 8.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 87 30 37.7 23.6-54.3 43 44.8 30.9-59.7 8 8.5 3.9-17.7 6 8.9 3.0-23.4
Some College + 182 33 15.0 9.9-22.0 139 81.6 74.2-87.2 4 1.0 0.4- 2.9 6 2.4 1.0- 5.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 113 36 33.9 21.6-48.8 68 55.5 41.9-68.4 5 5.8 2.2-14.3 4 4.8 1.5-14.6
$50,000+ 106 15 13.0 7.2-22.4 85 81.0 69.3-88.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4 5 5.5 1.5-18.7

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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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