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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Health Status

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,096 2,010 19.4 18.2-20.6 3,744 32.2 30.8-33.6 3,682 30.4 29.0-31.8 1,742 12.5 11.6-13.4 918 5.6 5.0- 6.2
-Wake County 707 163 22.6 18.8-26.9 257 37.8 32.6-43.2 213 31.8 26.6-37.4 59 6.7 4.7- 9.4 15 1.2 0.7- 2.0
GENDER
Male 254 58 18.9 13.6-25.7 102 42.2 33.5-51.4 74 32.8 24.4-42.5 17 5.6 2.9-10.6 3 0.5 0.1- 1.6
Female 453 105 26.2 21.2-31.8 155 33.4 28.2-39.1 139 30.8 25.1-37.1 42 7.8 5.3-11.2 12 1.9 1.0- 3.4
RACE
White 521 130 27.6 22.8-33.0 202 40.8 35.4-46.5 144 25.4 20.9-30.4 34 4.8 3.2- 7.3 11 1.3 0.7- 2.5
Other 175 32 14.6 9.4-22.2 52 33.8 23.8-45.5 62 40.3 29.3-52.3 25 10.3 5.9-17.2 4 1.0 0.4- 2.7
AGE
18-44 235 64 23.2 17.5-30.0 91 38.4 30.7-46.8 63 32.6 24.7-41.7 15 5.5 2.9-10.2 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4
45+ 463 99 22.3 18.1-27.2 161 36.4 30.7-42.5 146 30.4 25.4-35.9 44 8.5 6.0-11.9 13 2.4 1.4- 4.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 168 23 11.1 6.1-19.4 42 33.9 22.3-47.8 67 42.8 30.2-56.3 25 9.1 5.1-15.5 11 3.2 1.6- 6.1
Some College + 537 139 27.1 22.5-32.2 215 39.3 34.1-44.8 145 27.4 22.5-33.0 34 5.8 3.6- 9.0 4 0.4 0.1- 1.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 240 30 10.3 6.0-17.2 66 25.5 17.5-35.5 99 48.4 37.5-59.4 33 12.8 7.7-20.6 12 3.0 1.6- 5.5
$50,000+ 371 112 30.3 25.0-36.3 161 44.2 37.9-50.7 76 20.6 16.0-26.2 20 4.5 2.7- 7.5 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3

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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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