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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 342 255 70.0 60.4-78.1 39 11.4 7.4-17.2 19 5.1 2.9- 8.8 24 8.4 5.2-13.3 5 5.1 0.8-25.0
GENDER
Male 144 110 67.9 50.6-81.3 14 7.6 4.2-13.3 5 3.6 1.2-10.8 13 10.6 5.5-19.3 2 10.3 1.6-44.6
Female 198 145 71.8 61.8-80.1 25 14.7 8.4-24.4 14 6.4 3.4-11.6 11 6.5 3.2-13.0 3 0.5 0.2- 1.8
RACE
White 307 228 72.5 65.0-78.9 36 12.3 7.8-18.7 16 5.3 2.9- 9.5 23 9.6 5.9-15.1 4 0.4 0.1- 1.2
Other 34 26 54.3 20.1-84.9 3 6.3 1.7-21.0 3 4.1 1.0-15.3 1 1.2 0.1- 8.6 1 34.2 6.5-79.5
AGE
18-44 92 60 62.3 46.6-75.8 11 10.5 4.8-21.4 8 6.8 3.2-13.9 12 11.6 6.2-20.7 1 8.7 1.3-40.9
45+ 249 194 78.9 72.7-84.0 28 12.6 8.6-18.1 11 3.1 1.6- 5.8 12 4.6 2.5- 8.5 4 0.8 0.3- 2.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 130 95 65.1 46.2-80.2 11 5.1 2.6-10.0 7 4.7 2.0-10.6 14 13.0 6.7-23.7 3 12.0 2.0-48.3
Some College + 211 160 73.6 64.5-81.1 27 15.3 9.3-24.1 12 5.4 2.6-11.0 10 5.3 2.6-10.6 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 136 91 51.5 35.3-67.4 17 14.5 7.0-27.5 9 6.3 2.9-13.2 16 14.6 7.8-25.9 3 13.0 2.2-49.8
$50,000+ 151 122 78.4 69.1-85.5 16 10.9 6.1-18.7 7 4.8 1.8-12.1 6 5.9 2.5-13.1 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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