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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 597 472 78.8 74.1-82.9 71 11.7 8.8-15.5 29 3.9 2.5- 6.0 24 5.1 3.0- 8.4 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2
GENDER
Male 201 154 77.1 68.5-83.9 23 12.1 7.3-19.5 12 4.2 2.0- 8.4 12 6.6 3.2-13.3 0 0.0 . - .
Female 396 318 80.2 74.8-84.7 48 11.4 8.2-15.7 17 3.7 2.2- 6.2 12 3.9 1.9- 7.5 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7
RACE
White 409 319 77.1 71.1-82.1 47 9.9 7.2-13.6 22 5.1 3.0- 8.4 21 7.9 4.6-13.3 0 0.0 . - .
Other 183 151 82.3 73.8-88.4 22 13.7 8.3-22.0 6 1.7 0.7- 4.2 3 1.1 0.3- 3.4 1 1.2 0.2- 7.8
AGE
18-44 154 113 77.6 69.1-84.2 22 11.9 7.3-18.9 7 3.1 1.3- 7.2 11 6.5 3.2-12.9 1 0.9 0.1- 6.2
45+ 436 354 80.2 75.4-84.2 47 11.3 8.3-15.3 22 4.8 3.1- 7.6 13 3.7 1.9- 6.8 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 156 128 81.1 70.3-88.6 13 8.4 3.9-17.2 9 4.3 1.8-10.1 6 6.3 2.3-16.2 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 438 343 78.2 72.9-82.7 56 12.8 9.4-17.2 20 3.7 2.3- 6.1 18 4.6 2.7- 7.8 1 0.7 0.1- 4.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 217 169 74.8 65.5-82.3 23 13.4 7.6-22.5 16 6.8 3.6-12.3 8 3.6 1.7- 7.5 1 1.5 0.2- 9.6
$50,000+ 279 217 79.1 72.9-84.3 39 12.7 8.9-17.8 10 2.5 1.2- 4.9 13 5.7 3.0-10.5 0 0.0 . - .

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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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