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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,082 1,008 38.2 35.5-40.9 2,074 61.8 59.1-64.5
GENDER
Male 1,188 725 63.1 59.1-67.0 463 36.9 33.0-40.9
Female 1,894 283 15.5 13.1-18.3 1,611 84.5 81.7-86.9
RACE
White 2,320 804 40.3 37.3-43.4 1,516 59.7 56.6-62.7
African American 566 146 31.8 25.8-38.5 420 68.2 61.5-74.2
Other Minorities 150 48 36.8 25.2-50.2 102 63.2 49.8-74.8
HISPANIC
Yes 88 28 29.2 18.6-42.8 60 70.8 57.2-81.4
No 2,988 979 38.5 35.8-41.3 2,009 61.5 58.7-64.2
AGE
18-24 284 117 44.9 35.8-54.5 167 55.1 45.5-64.2
25-34 568 205 42.5 36.3-49.0 363 57.5 51.0-63.7
35-44 649 234 41.6 36.1-47.3 415 58.4 52.7-63.9
45-54 581 190 40.4 34.4-46.8 391 59.6 53.2-65.6
55-64 384 116 31.4 25.1-38.5 268 68.6 61.5-74.9
65+ 587 141 27.0 21.8-32.9 446 73.0 67.1-78.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 402 130 36.6 29.7-44.1 272 63.4 55.9-70.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 889 267 37.3 32.2-42.6 622 62.7 57.4-67.8
Some Post-H.S. 804 268 39.1 34.1-44.3 536 60.9 55.7-65.9
College Graduate 977 342 39.4 34.9-44.1 635 60.6 55.9-65.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 282 84 32.2 23.9-41.8 198 67.8 58.2-76.1
$15,000- 24,999 491 158 41.6 34.7-48.9 333 58.4 51.1-65.3
$25,000- 34,999 473 153 39.8 33.5-46.4 320 60.2 53.6-66.5
$35,000- 49,999 487 172 43.8 37.3-50.5 315 56.2 49.5-62.7
$50,000+ 801 291 42.4 37.2-47.7 510 57.6 52.3-62.8
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 212 71 38.5 30.9-46.6 141 61.5 53.4-69.1
Cumberland 209 66 34.0 26.5-42.4 143 66.0 57.6-73.5
Durham 211 56 31.4 23.9-40.0 155 68.6 60.0-76.1
Forsyth 232 63 30.7 24.2-38.0 169 69.3 62.0-75.8
Gaston 234 71 35.4 28.5-42.9 163 64.6 57.1-71.5
Guilford 194 62 34.2 27.0-42.3 132 65.8 57.7-73.0
Mecklenburg 213 70 34.8 27.9-42.4 143 65.2 57.6-72.1
New Hanover 195 59 34.3 26.1-43.6 136 65.7 56.4-73.9
Onslow 216 89 48.3 38.7-57.9 127 51.7 42.1-61.3
Wake 207 91 48.6 40.8-56.6 116 51.4 43.4-59.2
Western NC 310 101 37.8 31.7-44.3 209 62.2 55.7-68.3
Piedmont NC 324 109 40.6 34.2-47.5 215 59.4 52.5-65.8
Eastern NC 325 100 36.1 29.9-42.8 225 63.9 57.2-70.1

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#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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