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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 14,601 4,806 30.2 29.3-31.1 9,795 69.8 68.9-70.7
-Eastern NC 4,878 1,752 33.8 32.2-35.4 3,126 66.2 64.6-67.8
GENDER 4,878 1,752 33.8 32.2-35.4 3,126 66.2 64.6-67.8
Male 1,747 625 33.9 31.3-36.6 1,122 66.1 63.4-68.7
Female 3,131 1,127 33.7 31.8-35.7 2,004 66.3 64.3-68.2
RACE 4,463 1,609 34.2 32.6-35.9 2,854 65.8 64.1-67.4
White 3,222 1,130 33.3 31.4-35.2 2,092 66.7 64.8-68.6
African American 1,228 475 36.6 33.4-39.9 753 63.4 60.1-66.6
Other Minorities 13 4 23.9 7.8-53.7 9 76.1 46.3-92.2
AGE 4,861 1,749 33.8 32.2-35.5 3,112 66.2 64.5-67.8
18-24 317 65 22.4 16.6-29.4 252 77.6 70.6-83.4
25-34 793 144 17.8 14.9-21.1 649 82.2 78.9-85.1
35-44 861 228 26.1 22.8-29.7 633 73.9 70.3-77.2
45-54 903 322 34.9 31.2-38.7 581 65.1 61.3-68.8
55-64 851 380 43.8 39.8-48.0 471 56.2 52.0-60.2
65-74 663 336 46.9 42.4-51.4 327 53.1 48.6-57.6
75+ 473 274 58.8 53.6-63.8 199 41.2 36.2-46.4
EDUCATION 4,870 1,748 33.8 32.2-35.4 3,122 66.2 64.6-67.8
Less Than H.S. 833 477 49.9 45.3-54.6 356 50.1 45.4-54.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,555 579 34.2 31.4-37.0 976 65.8 63.0-68.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,280 402 31.0 28.1-34.1 878 69.0 65.9-71.9
College Graduate 1,202 290 23.8 21.1-26.7 912 76.2 73.3-78.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME 3,858 1,340 33.2 31.4-35.0 2,518 66.8 65.0-68.6
Less than $15,000 652 416 61.9 56.5-67.1 236 38.1 32.9-43.5
$15,000- 24,999 907 372 39.4 35.4-43.5 535 60.6 56.5-64.6
$25,000- 34,999 580 171 30.3 26.0-34.9 409 69.7 65.1-74.0
$35,000- 49,999 646 167 25.0 21.3-29.1 479 75.0 70.9-78.7
$50,000-74,999 531 108 21.0 17.2-25.3 423 79.0 74.7-82.8
$75,000+ 542 106 21.2 17.4-25.5 436 78.8 74.5-82.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 692 292 40.6 36.5-44.9 400 59.4 55.1-63.5
Non-Veteran 4,057 1,440 33.1 31.3-34.9 2,617 66.9 65.1-68.7
Currently Serving 129 20 15.7 9.8-24.2 109 84.3 75.8-90.2

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*Data for this table were derived from questions 1,2,3,4 in the Disability, Quality of Life Module (page 51) of the BRFSS 2002 questionnaire.

^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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