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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6,195 4,055 64.9 62.9-66.7 1,106 15.8 14.5-17.2 1,034 19.3 17.7-21.1
GENDER
Male 2,376 1,424 59.7 56.6-62.6 377 14.9 13.0-17.2 575 25.4 22.8-28.3
Female 3,819 2,631 69.6 67.2-72.0 729 16.6 15.0-18.4 459 13.8 11.8-16.0
RACE
White 4,691 3,111 66.5 64.3-68.7 846 15.6 14.2-17.1 734 17.8 16.0-19.9
African American 1,142 748 64.4 60.1-68.6 197 17.3 14.1-21.1 197 18.3 15.1-21.9
Other Minorities 264 139 47.6 38.2-57.3 49 14.7 9.4-22.4 76 37.7 28.0-48.4
HISPANIC
Yes 174 94 42.7 31.7-54.4 25 13.6 7.1-24.4 55 43.7 31.8-56.4
No 6,006 3,955 65.7 63.8-67.6 1,077 15.9 14.6-17.3 974 18.4 16.7-20.1
AGE
18-24 544 241 46.9 40.3-53.5 97 13.3 9.6-18.0 206 39.9 33.4-46.8
25-34 1,155 697 59.6 55.2-63.9 168 13.0 10.2-16.4 290 27.4 23.6-31.5
35-44 1,287 855 67.7 63.7-71.4 196 14.1 11.6-17.1 236 18.2 15.2-21.8
45-54 1,133 772 65.6 60.5-70.4 210 17.1 14.0-20.6 151 17.3 12.9-22.7
55-64 824 607 75.1 70.5-79.1 154 16.8 13.5-20.7 63 8.1 5.6-11.6
65+ 1,191 837 72.0 68.3-75.4 271 21.1 18.1-24.3 83 6.9 5.1- 9.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 833 526 59.6 54.0-65.0 160 16.2 13.1-19.8 147 24.2 19.1-30.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,855 1,202 64.6 61.1-67.9 334 16.7 14.2-19.5 319 18.7 16.0-21.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,587 1,050 68.2 64.7-71.4 286 16.5 14.0-19.4 251 15.3 13.0-18.0
College Graduate 1,888 1,256 65.4 61.9-68.8 322 14.1 12.1-16.4 310 20.5 17.4-24.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 589 345 58.9 52.4-65.1 133 21.1 16.6-26.5 111 20.0 15.0-26.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,011 629 61.8 56.9-66.4 170 14.1 11.3-17.4 212 24.1 20.0-28.8
$25,000- 34,999 883 565 64.5 59.7-69.0 142 14.2 11.2-18.0 176 21.3 17.5-25.6
$35,000- 49,999 966 641 71.4 67.3-75.2 166 13.7 11.1-16.8 159 14.9 12.0-18.3
$50,000+ 1,589 1,134 68.1 64.2-71.8 266 15.9 13.3-18.9 189 16.0 12.9-19.7
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 423 272 62.6 57.0-67.8 82 18.4 14.6-22.9 69 19.0 14.8-24.2
Cumberland 427 238 48.9 41.1-56.8 88 18.4 14.4-23.3 101 32.6 24.0-42.7
Durham 400 258 63.7 57.1-69.8 66 15.9 11.1-22.2 76 20.5 16.0-25.7
Forsyth 457 342 75.4 70.4-79.8 70 14.6 11.1-18.9 45 10.0 7.3-13.7
Gaston 466 335 68.8 63.7-73.6 77 16.6 13.1-20.9 54 14.5 10.9-19.0
Guilford 418 281 66.1 60.7-71.2 78 17.7 14.0-22.1 59 16.2 12.4-20.9
Mecklenburg 431 305 67.4 62.2-72.2 63 15.1 11.7-19.2 63 17.5 13.7-22.1
New Hanover 404 250 57.2 50.1-64.0 74 18.8 12.5-27.3 80 24.0 18.9-29.9
Onslow 434 220 44.3 37.8-51.0 109 24.4 19.7-29.8 105 31.3 23.8-39.9
Wake 427 270 62.7 57.2-67.9 73 14.8 11.5-19.0 84 22.4 18.0-27.7
Western NC 618 422 68.0 63.7-72.0 112 16.2 13.4-19.5 84 15.7 12.6-19.5
Piedmont NC 670 462 68.2 63.4-72.6 96 12.9 10.2-16.1 112 18.9 15.1-23.5
Eastern NC 620 400 62.4 57.4-67.0 118 17.8 14.5-21.7 102 19.8 15.9-24.4

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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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