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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 373 297 74.2 66.9-80.3 28 7.3 4.6-11.5 27 11.8 7.1-18.8 20 6.3 3.7-10.7 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7
GENDER
Male 141 110 74.4 62.8-83.4 8 3.8 1.6- 9.1 12 11.5 5.3-23.2 10 9.3 4.5-18.3 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9
Female 232 187 74.0 64.4-81.7 20 10.2 5.9-17.0 15 12.0 6.1-22.1 10 3.9 1.9- 8.0 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 322 259 75.1 67.0-81.7 23 6.4 3.7-10.8 23 12.8 7.5-21.1 16 5.3 2.9- 9.4 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3
Other 49 36 69.2 50.8-83.0 5 12.2 4.9-27.5 4 7.2 2.0-22.9 4 11.4 3.6-30.8 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 87 58 67.4 54.0-78.4 8 6.8 2.9-14.8 13 17.4 8.8-31.3 7 7.7 3.4-16.4 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6
45+ 281 234 80.0 73.4-85.3 20 8.0 4.8-13.2 14 6.8 3.8-11.8 13 5.2 2.7- 9.8 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 175 135 67.7 55.7-77.8 9 4.1 1.8- 9.1 16 17.2 9.1-30.3 14 10.2 5.4-18.4 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4
Some College + 198 162 80.4 72.4-86.5 19 10.5 6.1-17.6 11 6.5 3.4-12.2 6 2.6 1.0- 6.6 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 216 166 69.7 59.4-78.3 19 9.5 5.2-16.5 18 14.1 7.6-24.7 13 6.8 3.3-13.6 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 98 86 86.0 75.8-92.3 5 4.6 1.8-11.1 4 5.1 1.8-13.8 3 4.3 1.3-13.5 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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