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2003 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,297 3,384 77.4 75.3-79.3 913 22.6 20.7-24.7
AGE
18-24 227 165 71.6 61.8-79.6 62 28.4 20.4-38.2
25-34 584 429 74.5 69.1-79.1 155 25.5 20.9-30.9
35-44 758 589 76.5 71.7-80.6 169 23.5 19.4-28.3
45-54 834 673 81.4 77.2-84.9 161 18.6 15.1-22.8
55-64 714 587 80.1 74.8-84.5 127 19.9 15.5-25.2
65-74 628 519 84.1 79.6-87.7 109 15.9 12.3-20.4
75+ 523 398 72.2 65.7-77.9 125 27.8 22.1-34.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 566 415 67.7 61.3-73.5 151 32.3 26.5-38.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,267 986 76.8 72.9-80.3 281 23.2 19.7-27.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,152 897 78.0 74.0-81.5 255 22.0 18.5-26.0
College Graduate 1,303 1,080 81.7 78.3-84.7 223 18.3 15.3-21.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 453 344 71.8 64.2-78.3 109 28.2 21.7-35.8
$15,000- 24,999 727 569 76.5 71.3-81.0 158 23.5 19.0-28.7
$25,000- 34,999 472 373 78.7 72.3-84.0 99 21.3 16.0-27.7
$35,000- 49,999 571 451 80.2 74.8-84.6 120 19.8 15.4-25.2
$50,000-74,999 484 385 80.1 74.6-84.5 99 19.9 15.5-25.4
$75,000+ 575 473 81.6 76.6-85.8 102 18.4 14.2-23.4
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 240 193 80.6 74.2-85.6 47 19.4 14.4-25.8
Guilford 200 156 76.7 68.6-83.2 44 23.3 16.8-31.4
Mecklenburg 181 151 84.5 78.1-89.3 30 15.5 10.7-21.9
Orange 236 188 70.4 56.7-81.2 48 29.6 18.8-43.3
Wake 194 155 77.8 69.8-84.1 39 22.2 15.9-30.2
Chatham/Lee 172 137 79.1 71.7-85.0 35 20.9 15.0-28.3
Nash/Wilson 150 115 75.1 66.3-82.2 35 24.9 17.8-33.7
Craven/Pamlico 218 164 78.5 72.1-83.7 54 21.5 16.3-27.9
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 252 203 78.9 72.4-84.3 49 21.1 15.7-27.6
Appalachian/Wilkes 274 221 80.5 74.0-85.7 53 19.5 14.3-26.0
Franklin/Gran./Vance 184 140 72.4 62.3-80.7 44 27.6 19.3-37.7
Graham/Swain/Jackson 225 178 79.4 72.8-84.8 47 20.6 15.2-27.2
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 118 88 75.8 66.7-83.0 30 24.2 17.0-33.3
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 173 130 74.8 66.7-81.6 43 25.2 18.4-33.3
Northeast NC I 136 104 76.3 67.6-83.2 32 23.7 16.8-32.4
Northeast NC II 219 175 81.6 75.2-86.7 44 18.4 13.3-24.8
Northeastern Partnership 355 279 80.2 75.1-84.4 76 19.8 15.6-24.9
Mountain AHEC 722 594 85.3 81.9-88.2 128 14.7 11.8-18.1
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 1,307 999 76.2 72.1-79.9 308 23.8 20.1-27.9
Piedmont 1,814 1,429 76.1 73.2-78.9 385 23.9 21.1-26.8
Western NC 1,176 956 82.9 79.8-85.6 220 17.1 14.4-20.2

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (AHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** 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, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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