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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 1,555 833 53.5 50.3-56.6 722 46.5 43.4-49.7
-Eastern NC 598 301 50.3 45.3-55.2 297 49.7 44.8-54.7
GENDER
Male 210 111 51.4 43.3-59.5 99 48.6 40.5-56.7
Female 388 190 49.2 43.4-54.9 198 50.8 45.1-56.6
RACE
White 342 165 47.3 41.0-53.7 177 52.7 46.3-59.0
African American 214 112 54.4 46.5-62.2 102 45.6 37.8-53.5
Other Minorities 1 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - .
AGE
18-24 10 7 84.2 56.3-95.7 3 15.8 4.3-43.7
25-34 23 14 62.1 39.0-80.8 9 37.9 19.2-61.0
35-44 38 19 48.3 31.6-65.4 19 51.7 34.6-68.4
45-54 92 52 46.7 33.8-60.1 40 53.3 39.9-66.2
55-64 156 100 67.8 58.9-75.5 56 32.2 24.5-41.1
65-74 175 69 38.8 30.6-47.8 106 61.2 52.2-69.4
75+ 100 37 35.5 25.4-47.1 63 64.5 52.9-74.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 169 64 34.1 25.7-43.8 105 65.9 56.2-74.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 204 88 45.5 37.5-53.7 116 54.5 46.3-62.5
Some Post-H.S. 138 90 66.3 56.4-74.9 48 33.7 25.1-43.6
College Graduate 85 57 63.7 51.2-74.6 28 36.3 25.4-48.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 145 72 49.8 40.0-59.6 73 50.2 40.4-60.0
$15,000- 24,999 130 51 37.6 27.8-48.7 79 62.4 51.3-72.2
$25,000- 34,999 60 31 57.6 43.2-70.8 29 42.4 29.2-56.8
$35,000- 49,999 54 37 70.6 55.3-82.3 17 29.4 17.7-44.7
$50,000-74,999 34 18 41.8 25.4-60.2 16 58.2 39.8-74.6
$75,000+ 25 17 70.5 48.5-85.8 8 29.5 14.2-51.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 369 189 51.7 45.5-57.8 180 48.3 42.2-54.5
No 210 107 49.1 40.7-57.5 103 50.9 42.5-59.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 106 62 60.7 50.1-70.4 44 39.3 29.6-49.9
Non-Veteran 492 239 47.2 41.7-52.7 253 52.8 47.3-58.3

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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 (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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