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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.#
1 or more/day 1 or more/week 1 or more/month 1 or more/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,844 1,305 43.2 40.5-46.0 960 36.4 33.5-39.4 278 10.3 8.6-12.3 41 1.7 1.1- 2.8 260 8.4 7.0-10.0
GENDER
Male 1,085 493 42.8 38.4-47.2 385 36.1 31.9-40.4 117 11.5 8.9-14.7 14 1.9 0.9- 3.8 76 7.8 5.7-10.7
Female 1,759 812 43.6 40.2-47.0 575 36.7 32.7-40.9 161 9.2 7.1-11.8 27 1.6 0.9- 2.9 184 8.9 7.2-10.9
RACE
White 2,186 980 42.2 39.2-45.3 731 36.0 32.6-39.5 226 11.0 9.0-13.5 39 2.3 1.5- 3.7 210 8.5 6.9-10.3
African American 509 253 47.2 40.6-53.8 181 36.3 30.3-42.8 40 8.3 5.3-12.8 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3 33 8.1 4.8-13.4
Other Minorities 108 55 46.1 30.5-62.6 30 36.5 22.5-53.1 9 8.1 3.2-19.2 0 0.0 . - . 14 9.3 4.6-18.1
HISPANIC
Yes 81 41 53.3 34.5-71.1 23 31.6 17.3-50.5 11 11.3 4.5-25.8 1 0.7 0.1- 5.3 5 3.0 0.9- 9.6
No 2,755 1,262 42.8 40.1-45.6 934 36.6 33.6-39.6 264 10.2 8.4-12.2 40 1.8 1.1- 2.9 255 8.6 7.2-10.3
AGE
18-24 242 128 55.9 46.7-64.8 82 31.0 23.7-39.4 21 8.8 4.9-15.5 2 1.5 0.3- 7.7 9 2.7 1.0- 7.1
25-34 544 238 43.2 37.0-49.7 210 39.1 33.2-45.3 54 8.5 5.6-12.6 6 0.6 0.2- 1.5 36 8.6 5.4-13.5
35-44 585 229 36.0 30.5-41.9 215 41.7 35.6-48.0 72 11.2 7.6-16.3 13 3.1 1.4- 6.5 56 8.0 5.6-11.5
45-54 518 202 33.8 27.7-40.6 183 39.7 31.8-48.1 64 15.0 10.5-21.0 14 2.6 1.1- 6.1 55 8.8 5.9-13.1
55-64 398 186 43.1 36.2-50.2 130 35.8 29.0-43.2 40 10.9 7.1-16.3 3 0.6 0.2- 2.2 39 9.6 6.1-14.9
65+ 536 309 52.4 46.4-58.3 137 28.3 23.1-34.2 25 6.4 3.8-10.5 3 1.5 0.4- 5.5 62 11.4 7.7-16.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 372 161 39.6 31.7-48.1 108 31.3 24.3-39.3 41 14.3 9.5-21.0 10 2.5 0.9- 6.3 52 12.4 8.1-18.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 877 391 43.4 38.4-48.4 279 32.4 27.9-37.2 104 12.4 9.2-16.6 15 2.7 1.4- 5.4 88 9.1 6.7-12.3
Some Post-H.S. 727 330 43.2 38.1-48.5 280 42.4 37.3-47.8 56 7.7 5.2-11.2 11 1.0 0.5- 2.0 50 5.6 3.9- 8.1
College Graduate 860 420 45.4 40.1-50.8 292 39.4 33.6-45.4 76 7.6 5.6-10.3 5 0.8 0.2- 3.0 67 6.8 4.7- 9.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 271 125 45.9 37.0-55.1 81 34.7 26.2-44.4 25 8.0 4.6-13.6 9 1.9 0.5- 6.9 31 9.5 5.5-15.7
$15,000- 24,999 482 214 36.4 30.3-43.0 159 36.6 30.1-43.5 51 14.2 9.6-20.3 9 2.8 1.1- 6.9 49 10.1 6.5-15.4
$25,000- 34,999 383 171 40.2 33.1-47.7 129 34.6 27.9-42.0 48 18.4 12.0-27.2 2 0.9 0.2- 4.1 33 5.8 3.6- 9.3
$35,000- 49,999 450 208 45.9 39.3-52.6 163 34.5 28.6-41.0 34 6.9 4.3-11.0 11 3.3 1.4- 7.7 34 9.3 5.9-14.3
$50,000+ 750 328 43.6 37.9-49.4 285 40.8 34.7-47.1 80 8.5 6.2-11.4 4 0.8 0.2- 3.1 53 6.3 4.3- 9.3
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 190 96 49.2 41.2-57.2 56 32.9 25.7-41.1 11 6.0 3.2-11.2 4 2.2 0.6- 7.3 23 9.6 6.2-14.6
Cumberland 205 110 57.5 44.4-69.6 65 29.3 20.1-40.6 15 7.5 4.2-13.1 3 1.0 0.3- 3.7 12 4.7 2.4- 9.1
Durham 173 86 49.6 37.9-61.4 54 37.3 25.2-51.3 18 7.9 4.6-13.4 2 0.6 0.1- 2.4 13 4.6 2.5- 8.2
Forsyth 210 97 43.8 36.0-52.0 70 33.4 26.1-41.5 23 14.5 8.2-24.4 4 2.4 0.8- 6.5 16 6.0 3.5-10.0
Gaston 211 84 41.5 34.2-49.2 74 36.5 29.4-44.2 24 9.7 6.4-14.6 3 1.3 0.4- 4.2 26 11.0 7.3-16.3
Guilford 202 93 49.1 41.1-57.1 73 36.0 28.8-44.0 21 7.8 4.8-12.4 3 1.0 0.3- 3.3 12 6.1 3.4-10.7
Mecklenburg 203 95 49.1 41.4-56.8 79 38.5 31.4-46.2 17 8.2 4.9-13.6 0 0.0 . - . 12 4.2 2.3- 7.5
New Hanover 190 91 47.1 38.9-55.5 67 37.2 29.4-45.7 16 8.5 4.9-14.4 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9 15 6.8 3.9-11.4
Onslow 202 100 50.5 40.3-60.7 60 32.9 22.6-45.1 20 10.4 6.4-16.4 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2 19 5.6 3.3- 9.3
Wake 198 86 43.5 35.7-51.7 71 37.0 29.5-45.1 22 11.1 6.5-18.5 0 0.0 . - . 19 8.4 5.1-13.4
Western NC 280 123 42.3 35.9-49.0 95 35.7 29.6-42.4 22 7.0 4.5-10.9 6 2.4 1.0- 5.9 34 12.5 8.6-17.9
Piedmont NC 320 132 37.5 31.6-43.7 111 38.9 31.6-46.8 36 12.6 8.4-18.6 8 2.5 1.2- 5.3 33 8.5 5.6-12.5
Eastern NC 260 112 41.9 34.7-49.4 85 34.9 28.3-42.2 33 10.8 7.2-16.1 4 2.3 0.8- 6.9 26 10.0 6.3-15.5

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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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