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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

Substance Abuse

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,958 279 5.2 4.4- 6.2 5,679 94.8 93.8-95.6
GENDER
Male 2,285 175 8.1 6.5-10.0 2,110 91.9 90.0-93.5
Female 3,673 104 2.6 1.9- 3.7 3,569 97.4 96.3-98.1
RACE
White 4,537 199 4.6 3.7- 5.6 4,338 95.4 94.4-96.3
African American 1,081 62 6.8 4.7- 9.8 1,019 93.2 90.2-95.3
Other Minorities 254 14 8.2 3.9-16.7 240 91.8 83.3-96.1
HISPANIC
Yes 168 3 1.7 0.4- 6.1 165 98.3 93.9-99.6
No 5,776 276 5.4 4.5- 6.4 5,500 94.6 93.6-95.5
AGE
18-24 532 38 5.5 3.4- 8.8 494 94.5 91.2-96.6
25-34 1,114 61 7.3 5.0-10.3 1,053 92.7 89.7-95.0
35-44 1,239 72 5.7 3.9- 8.3 1,167 94.3 91.7-96.1
45-54 1,100 63 6.9 4.8-10.0 1,037 93.1 90.0-95.2
55-64 788 22 3.1 1.6- 6.0 766 96.9 94.0-98.4
65+ 1,134 23 2.2 1.3- 3.8 1,111 97.8 96.2-98.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 780 61 10.1 7.0-14.4 719 89.9 85.6-93.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,776 85 4.4 3.2- 6.0 1,691 95.6 94.0-96.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,540 83 6.3 4.6- 8.7 1,457 93.7 91.3-95.4
College Graduate 1,843 49 2.5 1.6- 3.8 1,794 97.5 96.2-98.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 562 49 10.2 6.2-16.2 513 89.8 83.8-93.8
$15,000- 24,999 973 80 10.5 7.7-14.2 893 89.5 85.8-92.3
$25,000- 34,999 863 47 5.3 3.5- 8.0 816 94.7 92.0-96.5
$35,000- 49,999 943 35 3.8 2.3- 6.3 908 96.2 93.7-97.7
$50,000+ 1,558 42 2.9 1.9- 4.5 1,516 97.1 95.5-98.1
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 407 20 5.5 3.2- 9.4 387 94.5 90.6-96.8
Cumberland 416 19 3.7 2.2- 6.2 397 96.3 93.8-97.8
Durham 386 13 3.0 1.6- 5.7 373 97.0 94.3-98.4
Forsyth 444 22 6.7 4.2-10.4 422 93.3 89.6-95.8
Gaston 444 22 6.1 3.9- 9.4 422 93.9 90.6-96.1
Guilford 394 21 5.9 3.7- 9.4 373 94.1 90.6-96.3
Mecklenburg 417 17 3.4 2.0- 5.5 400 96.6 94.5-98.0
New Hanover 390 21 7.1 4.3-11.4 369 92.9 88.6-95.7
Onslow 420 29 10.0 5.2-18.5 391 90.0 81.5-94.8
Wake 409 17 4.6 2.8- 7.7 392 95.4 92.3-97.2
Western NC 598 22 4.7 2.9- 7.5 576 95.3 92.5-97.1
Piedmont NC 642 25 4.5 2.9- 7.0 617 95.5 93.0-97.1
Eastern NC 591 31 6.7 4.4-10.1 560 93.3 89.9-95.6

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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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