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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Health Status

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,096 2,010 19.4 18.2-20.6 3,744 32.2 30.8-33.6 3,682 30.4 29.0-31.8 1,742 12.5 11.6-13.4 918 5.6 5.0- 6.2
-Gaston County 266 39 15.5 9.1-25.2 82 32.7 24.3-42.2 90 34.4 26.2-43.6 34 10.2 6.2-16.3 21 7.2 4.0-12.6
GENDER
Male 94 14 16.4 6.5-35.8 28 34.2 20.6-51.1 30 28.2 17.0-43.0 12 11.4 5.1-23.9 10 9.6 4.2-20.4
Female 172 25 14.7 9.0-23.0 54 31.1 22.9-40.6 60 40.4 30.4-51.3 22 9.0 5.6-14.0 11 4.8 2.5- 9.3
RACE
White 221 35 15.7 10.6-22.7 71 33.6 26.0-42.0 68 30.3 23.1-38.7 28 12.7 7.5-20.7 19 7.7 4.5-12.7
Other 45 4 15.1 3.1-49.9 11 30.6 12.9-56.8 22 43.6 23.2-66.4 6 4.5 1.6-12.0 2 6.2 1.2-26.5
AGE
18-44 56 9 17.3 6.5-38.7 21 36.9 21.8-55.2 17 30.1 17.2-47.1 4 7.4 2.1-22.9 5 8.3 3.1-20.8
45+ 209 30 14.1 9.2-21.0 61 29.1 22.2-37.3 72 37.8 29.1-47.4 30 12.6 8.4-18.4 16 6.3 3.7-10.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 9 11.1 3.4-30.3 29 27.0 15.5-42.5 54 39.9 27.4-53.8 26 11.5 7.0-18.4 17 10.6 5.5-19.6
Some College + 131 30 22.0 14.7-31.7 53 40.9 31.2-51.4 36 26.5 18.5-36.3 8 8.3 2.7-22.9 4 2.3 0.8- 6.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 17 10.2 5.5-18.3 28 22.1 13.6-33.9 53 42.6 31.1-54.9 22 13.1 8.1-20.5 18 12.0 6.9-20.0
$50,000+ 79 17 21.9 13.1-34.3 36 42.5 30.5-55.5 20 23.2 14.4-35.3 5 11.4 3.7-30.5 1 0.9 0.1- 6.3

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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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