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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 3,083 481 18.7 16.6-21.0 2,602 81.3 79.0-83.4
GENDER
Male 1,188 408 35.0 31.1-39.1 780 65.0 60.9-68.9
Female 1,895 73 3.9 2.8- 5.5 1,822 96.1 94.5-97.2
RACE
White 2,322 408 20.9 18.4-23.6 1,914 79.1 76.4-81.6
African American 565 48 11.9 7.7-17.8 517 88.1 82.2-92.3
Other Minorities 150 20 15.0 8.7-24.8 130 85.0 75.2-91.3
HISPANIC
Yes 88 9 11.0 4.9-23.0 79 89.0 77.0-95.1
No 2,989 471 18.9 16.8-21.3 2,518 81.1 78.7-83.2
AGE
18-24 284 25 8.0 4.0-15.3 259 92.0 84.7-96.0
25-34 568 48 10.9 7.4-15.8 520 89.1 84.2-92.6
35-44 650 89 16.5 12.5-21.5 561 83.5 78.5-87.5
45-54 582 121 26.8 21.4-33.1 461 73.2 66.9-78.6
55-64 384 81 23.9 18.0-30.9 303 76.1 69.1-82.0
65+ 587 113 24.5 19.5-30.3 474 75.5 69.7-80.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 402 70 21.7 16.0-28.7 332 78.3 71.3-84.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 888 116 14.1 10.8-18.3 772 85.9 81.7-89.2
Some Post-H.S. 805 113 16.6 13.0-21.0 692 83.4 79.0-87.0
College Graduate 978 182 24.1 20.1-28.6 796 75.9 71.4-79.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 282 42 18.0 11.9-26.3 240 82.0 73.7-88.1
$15,000- 24,999 491 69 16.7 11.8-23.2 422 83.3 76.8-88.2
$25,000- 34,999 473 63 17.6 12.8-23.6 410 82.4 76.4-87.2
$35,000- 49,999 488 87 22.5 16.9-29.3 401 77.5 70.7-83.1
$50,000+ 802 148 22.8 18.6-27.5 654 77.2 72.5-81.4
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 210 37 20.1 14.3-27.5 173 79.9 72.5-85.7
Cumberland 209 31 14.6 9.9-21.0 178 85.4 79.0-90.1
Durham 211 22 10.0 6.2-15.7 189 90.0 84.3-93.8
Forsyth 233 37 20.8 15.1-27.8 196 79.2 72.2-84.9
Gaston 235 26 13.8 9.4-20.0 209 86.2 80.0-90.6
Guilford 193 28 17.7 12.1-25.3 165 82.3 74.7-87.9
Mecklenburg 213 30 15.4 10.6-21.8 183 84.6 78.2-89.4
New Hanover 195 35 18.0 12.5-25.2 160 82.0 74.8-87.5
Onslow 216 39 24.6 15.7-36.4 177 75.4 63.6-84.3
Wake 208 35 18.8 13.5-25.6 173 81.2 74.4-86.5
Western NC 311 55 18.5 14.0-24.0 256 81.5 76.0-86.0
Piedmont NC 323 54 19.9 15.1-25.7 269 80.1 74.3-84.9
Eastern NC 326 52 19.7 14.7-26.0 274 80.3 74.0-85.3

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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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