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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,807 638 5.2 4.7- 5.7 14,169 94.8 94.3-95.3
-Eastern NC 4,955 206 5.0 4.2- 5.8 4,749 95.0 94.2-95.8
GENDER
Male 1,775 165 9.1 7.6-10.8 1,610 90.9 89.2-92.4
Female 3,180 41 1.3 0.9- 1.8 3,139 98.7 98.2-99.1
RACE
White 3,275 134 4.8 4.0- 5.8 3,141 95.2 94.2-96.0
African American 1,242 47 5.0 3.4- 7.4 1,195 95.0 92.6-96.6
Other Minorities 14 0 0.0 . - . 14 100 . - .
AGE
18-24 327 21 8.9 5.1-15.2 306 91.1 84.8-94.9
25-34 803 40 6.7 4.8- 9.3 763 93.3 90.7-95.2
35-44 869 39 4.1 2.9- 5.8 830 95.9 94.2-97.1
45-54 911 37 4.5 3.1- 6.3 874 95.5 93.7-96.9
55-64 862 36 3.7 2.6- 5.3 826 96.3 94.7-97.4
65-74 677 22 4.9 3.1- 7.6 655 95.1 92.4-96.9
75+ 486 10 2.5 1.2- 5.0 476 97.5 95.0-98.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 849 44 6.3 4.4- 9.0 805 93.7 91.0-95.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,584 63 4.8 3.5- 6.5 1,521 95.2 93.5-96.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,301 49 4.5 3.3- 6.1 1,252 95.5 93.9-96.7
College Graduate 1,212 50 4.7 3.4- 6.4 1,162 95.3 93.6-96.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 661 32 5.9 4.0- 8.6 629 94.1 91.4-96.0
$15,000- 24,999 925 30 3.6 2.3- 5.4 895 96.4 94.6-97.7
$25,000- 34,999 587 22 3.7 2.3- 5.9 565 96.3 94.1-97.7
$35,000- 49,999 657 28 4.9 3.2- 7.4 629 95.1 92.6-96.8
$50,000-74,999 531 31 7.5 5.2-10.9 500 92.5 89.1-94.8
$75,000+ 549 26 5.2 3.4- 8.0 523 94.8 92.0-96.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,744 76 5.5 4.1- 7.2 1,668 94.5 92.8-95.9
No 3,120 127 4.8 3.9- 5.8 2,993 95.2 94.2-96.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 708 58 8.5 6.4-11.2 650 91.5 88.8-93.6
Non-Veteran 4,114 131 3.9 3.1- 4.8 3,983 96.1 95.2-96.9
Currently Serving 133 17 14.3 8.6-22.8 116 85.7 77.2-91.4

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported ever using any smokeless tobacco products.

^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 (MAHEC): 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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