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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 701 563 72.7 66.6-78.0 74 11.2 8.0-15.5 34 8.6 5.4-13.4 26 6.8 3.6-12.3 4 0.7 0.2- 2.2
GENDER
Male 251 183 62.4 52.4-71.5 36 15.0 9.4-23.1 20 13.1 7.4-22.1 10 8.4 3.4-19.4 2 1.1 0.3- 4.6
Female 450 380 82.4 76.4-87.2 38 7.7 5.1-11.4 14 4.3 2.1- 8.7 16 5.3 2.4-10.9 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3
RACE
White 518 412 76.6 71.3-81.2 59 10.4 7.7-13.9 26 7.3 4.4-11.7 19 5.1 2.9- 8.7 2 0.7 0.1- 3.4
Other 172 141 66.4 52.8-77.7 14 11.1 5.3-22.0 8 11.5 5.0-24.1 7 10.3 3.5-26.4 2 0.8 0.2- 3.4
AGE
18-44 230 173 68.2 58.8-76.3 24 9.6 5.8-15.5 20 12.4 7.2-20.6 11 9.0 4.1-18.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.8
45+ 462 382 78.3 71.6-83.8 49 13.5 8.7-20.4 14 3.6 2.0- 6.4 15 3.9 2.0- 7.5 2 0.6 0.1- 2.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 164 133 63.3 47.9-76.4 14 12.6 5.4-26.5 8 9.5 3.4-23.8 8 13.3 4.8-31.7 1 1.3 0.2- 8.9
Some College + 535 429 76.1 70.3-81.1 59 10.7 7.7-14.6 26 8.3 5.0-13.5 18 4.5 2.3- 8.6 3 0.5 0.1- 1.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 238 181 58.1 45.8-69.5 27 13.1 6.8-23.7 13 13.0 6.0-26.0 14 14.1 6.1-29.3 3 1.7 0.4- 6.8
$50,000+ 371 299 78.0 71.6-83.3 41 10.5 7.1-15.3 21 8.4 4.9-14.1 9 2.8 1.2- 6.2 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3

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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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