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New Jersey Behavioral Risk Factor Survey
CDC Summary Prevalence Tables, 2003

Demographics

What is the highest grade or year of school you completed?

Denominator includes all respondents except those with do not know/refused/missing responses.
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

 

Total # of Respondents

Did not Graduate H.S.

C.I.

H.S. Grad or G.E.D.

C.I.

Some Post-H.S. Education

C.I.

College or Technical School  Grad

C.I.

All Adults

11262

10.3

9.49-11.1

27.9

26.9-28.9

23.8

22.8-24.7

38.0

37.0-39.1

 

Education by Age

Age Group

Total # of Respondents

Did not Graduate H.S.

C.I.

H.S. Grad or G.E.D.

C.I.

Some Post-H.S. Education

C.I.

College or Technical School  Grad

C.I.

18-24

560

12.6

9.40-15.9

32.3

27.9-36.7

35.8

31.3-40.2

19.3

15.5-23.0

25-34

1560

8.2

6.19-10.2

20.9

18.5-23.4

22.6

20.2-25.0

48.3

45.4-51.1

35-44

2436

8.1

6.45-9.67

24.2

22.2-26.2

23.7

21.8-25.6

44.0

41.8-46.3

45-54

2354

7.3

5.77-8.83

25.7

23.5-27.9

23.2

21.2-25.2

43.8

41.4-46.2

55-64

1699

10.5

8.63-12.4

28.3

25.8-30.8

22.7

20.3-25.1

38.5

35.8-41.2

65+

2472

16.6

14.6-18.5

38.5

36.3-40.7

19.0

17.2-20.7

26.0

24.1-27.9

 

Education by Sex

Gender Group

Total # of Respondents

Did not Graduate H.S.

C.I.

H.S. Grad or G.E.D.

C.I.

Some Post-H.S. Education

C.I.

College or Technical School  Grad

C.I.

Male

4486

10.3

9.04-11.6

25.5

24.0-27.1

23.4

21.9-24.9

40.8

39.1-42.5

Female

6776

10.2

9.26-11.2

30.0

28.7-31.3

24.1

22.9-25.4

35.6

34.3-36.9

 

Education by Income

Income Group

Total # of Respondents

Did not Graduate H.S.

C.I.

H.S. Grad or G.E.D.

C.I.

Some Post-H.S. Education

C.I.

College or Technical School  Grad

C.I.

< $15,000

709

32.8

28.1-37.6

35.5

31.0-40.0

20.4

16.6-24.2

11.3

8.35-14.3

$15,000-24,999

1435

24.0

21.0-27.1

40.0

36.9-43.2

22.4

19.7-25.0

13.5

11.4-15.7

$25,000-34,999

1003

12.3

9.68-15.0

37.0

33.4-40.6

29.8

26.4-33.3

20.8

17.8-23.9

$35,000-49,999

1463

6.1

4.49-7.67

35.8

32.8-38.8

28.8

26.0-31.6

29.3

26.6-32.0

$50,000-74,999

1653

3.5

2.33-4.77

23.2

20.8-25.5

28.8

26.2-31.4

44.5

41.7-47.3

$75,000+

3397

0.8

0.49-1.15

13.7

12.3-15.1

20.7

19.0-22.3

64.8

62.9-66.7

 

Education by Race/Ethnicity

Racial/Ethnic Group

Total # of Respondents

Did not Graduate H.S.

C.I.

H.S. Grad or G.E.D.

C.I.

Some Post-H.S. Education

C.I.

College or Technical School  Grad

C.I.

White/Non-Hispanic

8507

5.4

4.84-6.02

28.2

27.0-29.3

24.2

23.0-25.3

42.2

41.0-43.5

Black or African American/Non-Hispanic

1026

15.6

12.9-18.3

30.8

27.4-34.2

29.4

26.1-32.7

24.3

21.2-27.3

Other Race/Non-Hispanic

529

6.8

3.60-9.96

13.5

10.0-16.9

17.8

14.0-21.7

61.9

56.9-66.9

Multiracial/Non-Hispanic

61

7.0

-.72-14.7

27.6

14.6-40.7

34.4

20.9-47.9

31.0

16.7-45.2

Hispanic

993

30.4

26.9-34.0

31.9

28.4-35.3

19.6

16.9-22.4

18.1

15.5-20.6

C.I = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level)

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