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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,518 7,015 91.5 90.1-92.7 503 8.5 7.3- 9.9
-New Hanover County 207 195 95.3 90.5-97.7 12 4.7 2.3- 9.5
RACE
White 173 165 97.1 94.1-98.6 8 2.9 1.4- 5.9
Other 34 30 88.3 66.7-96.6 4 11.7 3.4-33.3
AGE
18-44 45 43 95.1 81.0-98.9 2 4.9 1.1-19.0
45+ 158 148 95.3 91.2-97.6 10 4.7 2.4- 8.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 68 64 95.7 88.6-98.5 4 4.3 1.5-11.4
Some College + 139 131 95.1 88.3-98.1 8 4.9 1.9-11.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 108 97 90.8 81.4-95.7 11 9.2 4.3-18.6
$50,000+ 59 59 100 . - . 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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