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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for Pitt County

Reaction to Race

How do OTHER PEOPLE usually classify you in this country. Would you say White, Black or African American, Hispanic or Latino, Asian, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, American Indian or Alaska Native, multiracial or some other group?*

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  Total
Respond.#
White Black or African American Hispanic or Latino American Indian Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,441 4,932 72.7 70.9-74.5 965 17.1 15.6-18.7 226 5.9 4.8- 7.2 154 1.5 1.1- 2.0 164 2.8 2.2- 3.5
Pitt County 406 280 65.2 59.3-70.6 107 29.2 24.1-34.9 8 1.7 0.7- 3.7 3 0.6 0.2- 2.0 8 3.3 1.5- 7.2
GENDER
Male 156 106 64.7 56.5-72.1 43 30.6 23.6-38.6 2 1.1 0.2- 5.3 0 0.0 . - . 5 3.7 1.4- 9.1
Female 250 174 65.7 56.9-73.5 64 27.9 20.8-36.3 6 2.2 0.9- 5.4 3 1.3 0.4- 4.0 3 3.0 0.8-10.7
RACE
White 287 277 94.4 87.4-97.6 2 2.5 0.5-12.3 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 2 0.6 0.2- 2.7 4 2.1 0.7- 5.9
Other 119 3 2.5 0.7- 8.4 105 86.5 76.5-92.6 6 4.5 1.8-10.6 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5 4 5.9 1.9-16.9
AGE
18-44 213 142 62.4 55.0-69.3 56 29.5 23.4-36.4 7 2.7 1.1- 6.2 2 0.6 0.2- 2.6 6 4.7 1.9-11.3
45+ 190 137 69.3 59.3-77.7 49 28.2 20.0-38.1 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4 2 1.5 0.4- 6.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 153 79 45.4 36.3-54.7 64 46.2 37.0-55.8 5 3.4 1.3- 8.7 2 1.1 0.3- 4.6 3 3.9 1.0-13.7
Some College + 251 200 77.9 70.0-84.2 42 18.2 12.3-26.0 3 0.6 0.2- 1.8 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 5 3.0 1.2- 7.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 213 128 53.9 45.5-62.0 73 38.7 30.8-47.2 6 2.1 0.8- 5.3 2 0.8 0.2- 3.5 4 4.5 1.6-12.1
$50,000+ 99 87 88.7 79.7-94.0 10 9.6 4.8-18.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.8 0.4- 6.9
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 392 355 89.2 84.9-92.4 20 6.0 3.7- 9.6 6 1.5 0.7- 3.4 4 1.6 0.5- 4.7 7 1.8 0.8- 3.8
Forsyth 455 336 72.3 67.2-76.9 89 19.3 15.4-23.8 14 4.4 2.5- 7.7 4 1.3 0.5- 3.5 12 2.7 1.4- 5.0
Guilford 401 273 62.0 55.7-68.0 107 29.3 23.8-35.4 12 5.3 2.7- 9.9 3 0.9 0.2- 3.8 6 2.5 1.0- 6.3
Henderson/Transylvania 454 419 86.3 78.9-91.4 12 5.4 1.9-14.1 13 5.3 2.9- 9.6 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 9 2.5 1.1- 5.6
Mecklenburg 428 257 53.2 46.9-59.3 122 26.6 22.0-31.9 26 13.3 8.5-20.2 4 1.1 0.4- 3.3 19 5.8 3.2-10.0
Orange 426 348 79.3 73.7-84.0 39 9.8 6.7-14.2 17 5.4 3.1- 9.2 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 21 5.3 3.3- 8.3
Randolph 406 363 88.9 84.7-92.1 17 3.3 1.8- 5.8 20 6.5 4.0-10.3 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7 4 0.9 0.3- 2.5
Robeson 419 184 39.1 33.4-45.1 83 19.0 14.2-24.9 25 10.5 6.8-16.1 109 27.0 22.0-32.7 18 4.4 2.5- 7.5
Wake 412 304 70.3 64.4-75.6 68 16.4 12.2-21.7 12 4.9 2.7- 8.6 4 1.8 0.7- 5.0 24 6.6 4.2-10.1
Western NC 635 591 92.0 88.8-94.3 22 2.8 1.8- 4.5 11 2.9 1.4- 5.7 4 0.7 0.2- 1.8 7 1.7 0.7- 3.7
Piedmont NC 846 684 76.3 72.0-80.2 103 14.2 11.0-18.1 36 6.3 4.3- 9.1 7 1.5 0.7- 3.2 16 1.7 0.9- 3.2
Eastern NC 761 538 69.1 64.7-73.1 176 22.6 19.2-26.4 26 5.5 3.2- 9.2 8 0.6 0.3- 1.3 13 2.2 1.2- 4.2

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*Only four most common categories presented and the remaining categories are collapsed into Other category

#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, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Person, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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