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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,311 5,569 42.3 40.9-43.8 607 6.2 5.4- 7.1 278 3.5 2.9- 4.1 4,857 48.0 46.5-49.5
-Mecklenburg County 562 306 50.8 44.8-56.7 37 8.1 5.5-11.7 10 2.5 0.9- 6.7 209 38.7 32.9-44.9
GENDER
Male 189 93 43.6 34.3-53.3 11 8.3 4.3-15.5 5 3.8 0.9-14.0 80 44.4 34.6-54.5
Female 373 213 56.8 49.6-63.6 26 7.9 5.0-12.1 5 1.3 0.5- 3.7 129 34.0 27.5-41.2
RACE
White 386 218 53.4 46.2-60.4 24 8.7 5.3-13.9 5 1.0 0.4- 2.5 139 37.0 30.3-44.3
Other 171 87 47.8 37.5-58.3 12 7.2 3.8-13.2 5 4.7 1.3-15.9 67 40.2 30.2-51.2
AGE
18-44 144 69 46.8 36.8-57.0 20 11.3 6.8-18.1 3 3.3 0.8-13.0 52 38.7 28.8-49.5
45+ 413 235 55.3 49.5-60.9 16 4.7 2.6- 8.2 7 1.6 0.7- 3.4 155 38.4 33.0-44.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 152 78 46.5 34.9-58.6 7 4.9 2.0-11.8 3 4.7 1.0-20.1 64 43.8 32.3-56.0
Some College + 407 226 52.7 45.9-59.4 30 9.6 6.3-14.4 7 1.4 0.6- 3.2 144 36.3 29.8-43.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 211 105 51.3 41.6-60.8 15 7.8 4.2-14.2 4 2.0 0.7- 5.9 87 38.8 30.0-48.5
$50,000+ 260 147 52.3 44.0-60.5 19 10.3 6.2-16.7 5 3.4 0.8-12.9 89 34.0 26.5-42.4

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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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