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2003 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
1 or more/day 1 or more/week 1 or more/month 1 or more/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,204 1,501 35.4 33.2-37.6 1,406 33.6 31.5-35.8 583 14.8 13.2-16.5 115 2.9 2.2- 3.8 599 13.4 12.0-15.0
AGE
18-24 227 87 41.4 32.0-51.4 83 33.2 25.0-42.7 35 15.5 10.0-23.1 3 2.8 0.6-12.4 19 7.2 3.5-13.9
25-34 579 174 31.8 26.5-37.6 227 37.7 32.3-43.4 99 17.3 13.4-22.0 12 2.0 0.9- 4.4 67 11.2 8.0-15.4
35-44 752 205 28.0 23.6-32.8 287 39.5 34.6-44.6 131 13.9 11.1-17.3 32 4.6 2.7- 7.5 97 14.1 11.0-18.1
45-54 819 228 25.7 21.5-30.5 294 35.0 30.4-39.9 136 18.7 14.8-23.3 29 3.8 2.3- 6.2 132 16.8 13.4-20.9
55-64 701 259 40.2 35.0-45.7 210 28.0 23.4-33.0 94 16.8 12.5-22.1 22 3.2 1.8- 5.7 116 11.8 9.0-15.3
65-74 599 263 43.5 37.8-49.3 191 32.8 27.5-38.6 49 9.4 6.4-13.6 15 1.7 0.8- 3.6 81 12.7 9.4-17.0
75+ 497 275 50.9 44.3-57.4 107 24.0 18.9-30.0 32 7.2 4.3-11.8 2 0.6 0.1- 2.6 81 17.3 12.8-23.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 536 196 32.7 27.0-38.8 140 24.0 19.2-29.7 73 19.3 14.0-25.9 14 2.4 1.1- 5.0 113 21.7 16.8-27.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,241 424 34.7 30.6-39.0 421 32.8 29.0-36.9 184 16.2 13.3-19.7 23 1.6 0.9- 2.7 189 14.7 12.0-17.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,127 408 38.4 34.0-43.0 389 34.7 30.6-39.1 158 12.8 10.3-15.8 41 3.6 2.2- 5.8 131 10.5 8.1-13.5
College Graduate 1,293 468 34.1 30.5-37.9 455 37.3 33.5-41.2 167 13.5 11.0-16.4 37 3.6 2.1- 6.1 166 11.5 9.4-14.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 439 176 37.6 31.1-44.5 117 25.7 20.4-31.8 59 19.3 13.0-27.5 16 3.2 1.5- 6.6 71 14.3 10.3-19.4
$15,000- 24,999 705 243 34.0 28.7-39.6 241 32.4 27.4-37.8 104 18.2 13.9-23.4 11 1.1 0.5- 2.7 106 14.3 10.9-18.5
$25,000- 34,999 459 145 34.7 28.0-42.1 162 36.2 29.3-43.8 66 12.6 8.6-18.0 14 2.7 1.3- 5.4 72 13.8 9.8-19.0
$35,000- 49,999 564 192 40.5 34.2-47.1 206 33.4 27.8-39.4 79 11.6 8.4-15.7 14 2.0 1.0- 4.2 73 12.5 8.9-17.5
$50,000-74,999 478 151 30.4 25.0-36.5 174 37.6 31.7-43.9 74 17.8 13.5-23.2 21 3.7 2.0- 6.7 58 10.5 7.4-14.7
$75,000+ 569 171 30.0 25.1-35.5 227 40.3 34.9-46.0 76 12.4 9.2-16.4 26 5.8 3.4- 9.7 69 11.5 8.4-15.4
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 238 92 36.9 30.3-43.9 64 29.1 22.5-36.6 32 14.5 9.9-20.7 7 2.0 0.9- 4.3 43 17.6 12.9-23.6
Guilford 196 65 31.8 24.8-39.8 71 36.2 28.7-44.4 25 14.0 9.1-21.0 5 4.0 1.4-10.8 30 14.0 9.5-20.2
Mecklenburg 179 53 29.3 22.5-37.2 60 35.5 28.1-43.8 28 15.9 10.8-22.9 7 3.6 1.5- 8.5 31 15.6 10.8-22.2
Orange 234 92 38.9 27.9-51.1 86 39.2 29.1-50.3 24 11.3 5.5-21.7 4 1.2 0.4- 3.7 28 9.4 5.7-15.0
Wake 189 66 34.6 27.2-42.8 71 37.3 29.9-45.3 22 12.7 8.2-19.2 5 2.4 1.0- 5.8 25 13.0 8.7-18.9
Chatham/Lee 167 69 40.1 31.9-48.9 52 31.7 24.5-39.9 18 12.1 7.5-18.8 3 1.6 0.5- 5.5 25 14.5 9.7-21.2
Nash/Wilson 147 52 32.7 25.0-41.4 46 30.8 23.2-39.5 17 15.9 9.6-25.2 3 2.6 0.8- 7.8 29 18.1 12.4-25.6
Craven/Pamlico 217 87 43.6 36.4-51.2 70 32.3 25.7-39.7 25 10.4 6.8-15.4 7 2.4 1.1- 5.2 28 11.3 7.7-16.3
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 250 98 38.6 31.8-45.9 75 28.2 22.5-34.7 42 18.1 12.8-24.9 6 2.8 1.1- 6.7 29 12.3 8.1-18.4
Appalachian/Wilkes 271 91 38.4 29.1-48.6 97 34.8 27.4-42.9 39 14.1 9.7-20.1 9 2.6 1.3- 5.4 35 10.1 6.9-14.5
Franklin/Gran./Vance 179 56 31.2 22.8-41.2 63 34.1 25.2-44.3 25 14.9 9.3-23.0 8 6.2 2.8-13.4 27 13.6 8.9-20.2
Graham/Swain/Jackson 220 74 30.4 24.1-37.5 81 42.8 35.0-51.0 28 12.6 8.4-18.7 5 1.6 0.6- 4.3 32 12.6 8.6-18.0
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 113 30 28.7 20.2-39.0 36 29.6 21.5-39.3 24 20.2 13.4-29.4 1 0.7 0.1- 4.7 22 20.8 13.5-30.7
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 172 60 34.3 26.6-42.8 55 34.4 26.6-43.1 30 16.7 11.6-23.4 3 2.5 0.7- 7.9 24 12.2 8.0-18.1
Northeast NC I 130 54 40.9 32.0-50.3 43 35.1 26.6-44.7 16 12.2 7.4-19.5 5 2.6 1.0- 6.7 12 9.2 5.0-16.2
Northeast NC II 211 80 37.1 30.1-44.8 69 32.8 26.0-40.4 27 14.4 9.7-20.7 7 2.5 1.0- 6.0 28 13.2 8.9-19.2
Northeastern Partnership 341 134 38.2 32.4-44.3 112 33.4 27.9-39.5 43 13.8 10.0-18.6 12 2.5 1.3- 5.0 40 12.1 8.6-16.7
Mountain AHEC 709 262 37.1 32.5-42.0 233 35.0 30.4-40.0 93 12.7 9.7-16.3 17 2.6 1.3- 5.0 104 12.6 10.0-15.9
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 1,276 462 36.9 32.7-41.2 416 33.3 29.3-37.5 186 16.1 13.0-19.8 35 2.4 1.5- 4.0 177 11.3 9.1-14.0
Piedmont 1,770 621 34.1 31.0-37.3 601 33.4 30.4-36.6 241 14.7 12.5-17.2 46 3.0 1.9- 4.6 261 14.7 12.6-17.2
Western NC 1,158 418 37.0 32.9-41.4 389 34.4 30.6-38.5 156 13.0 10.5-15.9 34 3.1 1.9- 5.0 161 12.4 10.2-15.1

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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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