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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 8,095 6,276 75.3 74.0-76.5 1,819 24.7 23.5-26.0
-Eastern NC 2,595 1,945 71.9 69.6-74.0 650 28.1 26.0-30.4
GENDER
Male 1,071 606 57.3 53.7-60.8 465 42.7 39.2-46.3
Female 1,524 1,339 88.0 85.9-89.8 185 12.0 10.2-14.1
RACE
White 1,698 1,261 71.2 68.5-73.8 437 28.8 26.2-31.5
African American 634 493 75.4 71.0-79.3 141 24.6 20.7-29.0
Other Minorities 4 4 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-24 177 139 76.9 67.4-84.2 38 23.1 15.8-32.6
25-34 595 437 68.6 63.7-73.2 158 31.4 26.8-36.3
35-44 674 507 72.8 68.6-76.7 167 27.2 23.3-31.4
45-54 660 493 71.6 67.2-75.7 167 28.4 24.3-32.8
55-64 387 297 73.7 67.6-79.0 90 26.3 21.0-32.4
65-74 74 50 65.8 52.4-77.1 24 34.2 22.9-47.6
75+ 15 9 48.4 22.1-75.7 6 51.6 24.3-77.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 262 153 58.9 50.8-66.6 109 41.1 33.4-49.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 828 592 66.9 62.8-70.7 236 33.1 29.3-37.2
Some Post-H.S. 738 573 76.0 72.1-79.4 165 24.0 20.6-27.9
College Graduate 762 624 80.4 76.8-83.6 138 19.6 16.4-23.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 160 127 72.8 61.5-81.7 33 27.2 18.3-38.5
$15,000- 24,999 451 340 73.3 67.4-78.5 111 26.7 21.5-32.6
$25,000- 34,999 363 269 71.4 65.6-76.5 94 28.6 23.5-34.4
$35,000- 49,999 442 342 72.9 67.5-77.8 100 27.1 22.2-32.5
$50,000-74,999 382 304 76.2 70.7-80.9 78 23.8 19.1-29.3
$75,000+ 413 314 74.2 68.9-78.8 99 25.8 21.2-31.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 510 394 71.7 66.3-76.5 116 28.3 23.5-33.7
No 2,036 1,507 71.4 68.9-73.8 529 28.6 26.2-31.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 321 210 62.0 55.6-68.1 111 38.0 31.9-44.4
Non-Veteran 2,151 1,659 74.1 71.6-76.4 492 25.9 23.6-28.4
Currently Serving 123 76 63.6 53.3-72.8 47 36.4 27.2-46.7

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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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