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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 9,452 8,673 91.1 90.3-91.8 779 8.9 8.2- 9.7
-Eastern NC 3,215 2,929 90.5 89.2-91.7 286 9.5 8.3-10.8
GENDER
Female 3,215 2,929 90.5 89.2-91.7 286 9.5 8.3-10.8
RACE
White 2,095 1,938 91.7 90.1-93.1 157 8.3 6.9- 9.9
African American 847 757 89.0 86.2-91.2 90 11.0 8.8-13.8
Other Minorities 13 8 67.9 39.3-87.3 5 32.1 12.7-60.7
AGE
18-24 209 166 76.0 67.9-82.6 43 24.0 17.4-32.1
25-34 520 470 90.8 87.6-93.3 50 9.2 6.7-12.4
35-44 566 532 92.9 89.6-95.2 34 7.1 4.8-10.4
45-54 579 543 93.1 90.3-95.2 36 6.9 4.8- 9.7
55-64 538 501 93.3 90.3-95.4 37 6.7 4.6- 9.7
65-74 441 396 90.1 86.5-92.8 45 9.9 7.2-13.5
75+ 347 307 87.9 83.2-91.5 40 12.1 8.5-16.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 512 432 84.3 80.2-87.8 80 15.7 12.2-19.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,057 957 89.5 86.9-91.6 100 10.5 8.4-13.1
Some Post-H.S. 873 811 92.7 90.4-94.5 62 7.3 5.5- 9.6
College Graduate 768 725 93.5 90.9-95.5 43 6.5 4.5- 9.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 476 405 83.7 79.1-87.4 71 16.3 12.6-20.9
$15,000- 24,999 654 587 89.2 85.8-91.8 67 10.8 8.2-14.2
$25,000- 34,999 347 323 92.4 88.4-95.1 24 7.6 4.9-11.6
$35,000- 49,999 381 363 95.3 92.3-97.2 18 4.7 2.8- 7.7
$50,000-74,999 311 299 97.1 94.6-98.5 12 2.9 1.5- 5.4
$75,000+ 305 291 93.8 89.3-96.5 14 6.2 3.5-10.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,124 1,016 89.3 86.9-91.3 108 10.7 8.7-13.1
No 2,000 1,839 91.7 90.1-93.0 161 8.3 7.0- 9.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 95 91 93.5 83.2-97.6 4 6.5 2.4-16.8
Non-Veteran 3,088 2,810 90.4 89.1-91.7 278 9.6 8.3-10.9
Currently Serving 32 28 90.3 74.2-96.8 4 9.7 3.2-25.8

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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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