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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

Substance Abuse

Has any close family member received treatment for a substance abuse problem?

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,905 868 14.2 12.8-15.7 5,037 85.8 84.3-87.2
GENDER
Male 2,257 282 12.5 10.6-14.8 1,975 87.5 85.2-89.4
Female 3,648 586 15.7 13.8-17.9 3,062 84.3 82.1-86.2
RACE
White 4,505 623 13.7 12.1-15.5 3,882 86.3 84.5-87.9
African American 1,062 191 16.2 13.3-19.6 871 83.8 80.4-86.7
Other Minorities 252 41 13.5 8.6-20.7 211 86.5 79.3-91.4
HISPANIC
Yes 166 13 9.4 4.5-18.6 153 90.6 81.4-95.5
No 5,725 853 14.4 13.0-16.0 4,872 85.6 84.0-87.0
AGE
18-24 525 112 17.6 13.3-23.0 413 82.4 77.0-86.7
25-34 1,103 204 17.8 14.6-21.7 899 82.2 78.3-85.4
35-44 1,232 200 16.5 13.6-19.9 1,032 83.5 80.1-86.4
45-54 1,093 169 15.3 11.2-20.6 924 84.7 79.4-88.8
55-64 782 96 11.4 8.7-15.0 686 88.6 85.0-91.3
65+ 1,120 81 5.6 4.2- 7.5 1,039 94.4 92.5-95.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 762 91 10.4 7.8-13.8 671 89.6 86.2-92.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,760 242 14.3 11.8-17.0 1,518 85.7 83.0-88.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,532 284 17.3 14.7-20.3 1,248 82.7 79.7-85.3
College Graduate 1,832 250 13.7 11.0-17.0 1,582 86.3 83.0-89.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 555 76 10.3 7.3-14.3 479 89.7 85.7-92.7
$15,000- 24,999 968 172 16.3 13.1-20.1 796 83.7 79.9-86.9
$25,000- 34,999 854 147 16.2 12.9-20.1 707 83.8 79.9-87.1
$35,000- 49,999 934 137 12.9 10.1-16.5 797 87.1 83.5-89.9
$50,000+ 1,550 240 17.0 13.8-20.8 1,310 83.0 79.2-86.2
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 402 63 16.8 12.8-21.6 339 83.2 78.4-87.2
Cumberland 411 53 12.6 8.8-17.9 358 87.4 82.1-91.2
Durham 384 63 18.2 12.8-25.2 321 81.8 74.8-87.2
Forsyth 438 65 15.1 11.7-19.3 373 84.9 80.7-88.3
Gaston 440 61 13.4 10.2-17.5 379 86.6 82.5-89.8
Guilford 390 66 15.8 12.1-20.4 324 84.2 79.6-87.9
Mecklenburg 410 62 15.3 11.7-19.9 348 84.7 80.1-88.3
New Hanover 384 75 17.2 13.3-21.8 309 82.8 78.2-86.7
Onslow 416 65 19.9 13.8-27.7 351 80.1 72.3-86.2
Wake 407 49 10.6 7.7-14.3 358 89.4 85.7-92.3
Western NC 595 69 11.6 8.9-14.9 526 88.4 85.1-91.1
Piedmont NC 641 96 15.8 12.3-20.0 545 84.2 80.0-87.7
Eastern NC 587 81 13.0 10.1-16.6 506 87.0 83.4-89.9

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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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