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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover 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
-New Hanover County 327 266 75.8 68.7-81.7 30 10.6 6.9-15.9 10 3.8 1.7- 8.1 17 8.0 4.6-13.7 4 1.8 0.5- 6.5
GENDER
Male 118 89 71.2 59.7-80.5 11 12.1 6.4-21.7 7 6.1 2.4-14.6 9 9.8 4.6-19.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1
Female 209 177 80.3 71.7-86.8 19 9.1 5.4-15.0 3 1.5 0.4- 5.1 8 6.3 2.9-13.3 2 2.8 0.5-13.2
RACE
White 271 219 74.0 66.1-80.6 27 12.7 8.2-19.1 10 4.8 2.2-10.3 14 8.3 4.5-14.7 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6
Other 56 47 82.3 64.4-92.2 3 3.2 0.9-10.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 7.3 1.9-24.5 3 7.3 1.7-26.3
AGE
18-44 70 46 60.8 46.6-73.4 13 17.3 9.5-29.4 2 4.3 0.9-17.7 8 14.5 6.9-28.1 1 3.1 0.4-18.7
45+ 252 216 84.8 78.6-89.4 16 6.5 3.6-11.5 8 3.5 1.6- 7.5 9 4.2 2.1- 8.2 3 1.0 0.3- 3.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 100 81 75.5 61.2-85.7 10 9.9 4.4-20.9 3 3.9 1.1-12.3 3 5.3 1.3-18.8 3 5.5 1.3-20.4
Some College + 227 185 75.9 67.5-82.7 20 10.9 6.5-17.5 7 3.7 1.4- 9.8 14 9.2 5.0-16.3 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 159 129 79.0 69.3-86.2 16 9.4 5.2-16.6 3 1.7 0.5- 5.7 8 8.5 3.8-17.9 3 1.4 0.4- 4.2
$50,000+ 111 91 75.0 63.3-83.9 10 15.0 8.0-26.6 5 4.6 1.8-11.3 5 5.4 2.0-13.6 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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