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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 821 42 6.0 4.2- 8.5 779 94.0 91.5-95.8
-Eastern NC 295 17 6.5 3.7-11.4 278 93.5 88.6-96.3
GENDER
Male 130 6 5.9 2.3-14.0 124 94.1 86.0-97.7
Female 165 11 7.4 3.7-14.3 154 92.6 85.7-96.3
RACE
White 218 15 8.2 4.5-14.7 203 91.8 85.3-95.5
African American 47 0 0.0 . - . 47 100 . - .
AGE
18-24 22 1 1.8 0.2-12.3 21 98.2 87.7-99.8
25-34 56 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5 55 99.4 95.5-99.9
35-44 63 5 10.3 3.9-24.5 58 89.7 75.5-96.1
45-54 69 2 2.8 0.6-12.3 67 97.2 87.7-99.4
55-64 64 7 14.9 6.1-32.3 57 85.1 67.7-93.9
65-74 19 1 6.9 1.0-36.1 18 93.1 63.9-99.0
75+ 2 0 0.0 . - . 2 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 52 3 5.0 1.5-15.5 49 95.0 84.5-98.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 93 6 6.2 2.4-15.3 87 93.8 84.7-97.6
Some Post-H.S. 84 2 1.8 0.4- 7.9 82 98.2 92.1-99.6
College Graduate 66 6 14.4 5.6-32.4 60 85.6 67.6-94.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 48 2 4.4 0.8-20.5 46 95.6 79.5-99.2
$15,000- 24,999 57 2 4.2 0.8-18.7 55 95.8 81.3-99.2
$25,000- 34,999 42 3 6.9 2.0-21.0 39 93.1 79.0-98.0
$35,000- 49,999 53 3 6.7 1.7-23.5 50 93.3 76.5-98.3
$50,000-74,999 34 1 0.7 0.1- 5.2 33 99.3 94.8-99.9
$75,000+ 28 2 11.3 2.3-40.9 26 88.7 59.1-97.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 102 7 7.8 3.1-18.5 95 92.2 81.5-96.9
No 188 10 6.1 2.9-12.3 178 93.9 87.7-97.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 43 5 14.7 5.2-34.9 38 85.3 65.1-94.8
Non-Veteran 235 10 4.5 2.2- 8.9 225 95.5 91.1-97.8
Currently Serving 17 2 6.4 1.3-26.4 15 93.6 73.6-98.7

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*Asked only of respondents who reported smoking 100 cigarettes in entire lifetime and now smoke daily or occasionally.

^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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