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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,021 4,037 41.5 40.0-43.1 6,984 58.5 56.9-60.0
-Gaston County 245 78 31.6 23.9-40.3 167 68.4 59.7-76.1
GENDER
Male 90 32 29.4 18.3-43.6 58 70.6 56.4-81.7
Female 155 46 33.7 24.6-44.2 109 66.3 55.8-75.4
RACE
White 207 70 37.7 29.5-46.8 137 62.3 53.2-70.5
Other 38 8 15.3 5.5-35.7 30 84.7 64.3-94.5
AGE
18-44 52 19 31.5 18.4-48.4 33 68.5 51.6-81.6
45+ 192 59 31.7 24.5-39.8 133 68.3 60.2-75.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 120 38 31.8 20.7-45.3 82 68.2 54.7-79.3
Some College + 125 40 31.3 22.4-41.8 85 68.7 58.2-77.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 130 45 37.9 27.5-49.5 85 62.1 50.5-72.5
$50,000+ 74 24 31.6 20.8-44.8 50 68.4 55.2-79.2

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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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