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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne County

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Television Radio Internet Other Don't know
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,678 2,869 23.6 22.3-24.9 4,568 39.4 38.0-40.9 453 5.3 4.6- 6.1 3,010 25.7 24.4-27.1 778 6.0 5.4- 6.8
-Wayne County 355 72 20.6 15.0-27.6 120 32.0 25.3-39.4 10 3.4 1.5- 7.6 119 36.4 28.5-45.2 34 7.7 4.8-12.0
GENDER
Male 115 25 19.0 11.5-29.8 45 36.1 25.0-48.8 2 2.5 0.5-12.0 34 34.8 22.6-49.5 9 7.6 3.5-15.9
Female 240 47 22.2 14.9-31.8 75 27.7 21.3-35.2 8 4.3 1.8-10.1 85 38.1 29.0-48.1 25 7.7 4.7-12.3
RACE
White 239 42 20.4 13.3-30.0 98 43.0 34.3-52.2 6 3.2 1.0- 9.7 70 24.0 17.7-31.7 23 9.3 5.3-15.8
Other 112 28 20.9 12.8-32.1 22 15.2 8.2-26.6 4 3.6 1.1-11.7 48 56.2 41.8-69.7 10 4.0 1.9- 8.4
AGE
18-44 77 15 22.0 12.1-36.6 30 33.8 21.7-48.5 5 6.3 2.3-16.3 22 31.9 18.5-49.1 5 6.0 2.1-16.2
45+ 277 57 19.5 14.3-26.0 89 30.5 24.0-37.7 5 1.1 0.4- 2.8 97 40.0 31.6-49.0 29 9.0 5.8-13.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 185 43 21.2 13.9-31.0 43 23.6 16.2-33.2 5 2.6 0.8- 8.4 68 42.3 31.1-54.3 26 10.3 5.9-17.1
Some College + 170 29 19.9 12.3-30.7 77 40.8 30.3-52.1 5 4.1 1.3-12.2 51 30.2 20.0-42.8 8 4.9 2.0-11.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 41 21.3 14.7-29.9 53 26.9 19.2-36.2 6 2.9 1.1- 7.3 66 39.2 29.3-50.1 16 9.6 4.9-18.1
$50,000+ 100 15 15.0 8.3-25.6 53 48.3 34.3-62.5 3 5.9 1.6-19.3 26 28.0 15.4-45.5 3 2.7 0.7-10.0

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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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