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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 14,808 2,331 17.5 16.8-18.4 12,477 82.5 81.6-83.2
-Eastern NC 4,958 805 17.7 16.4-19.0 4,153 82.3 81.0-83.6
GENDER
Male 1,776 531 28.3 26.0-30.8 1,245 71.7 69.2-74.0
Female 3,182 274 8.2 7.2- 9.4 2,908 91.8 90.6-92.8
RACE
White 3,278 528 19.2 17.6-20.9 2,750 80.8 79.1-82.4
African American 1,244 186 14.8 12.5-17.5 1,058 85.2 82.5-87.5
Other Minorities 14 0 0.0 . - . 14 100 . - .
AGE
18-24 328 44 13.4 9.4-18.6 284 86.6 81.4-90.6
25-34 805 144 19.8 16.7-23.3 661 80.2 76.7-83.3
35-44 870 145 19.1 16.1-22.4 725 80.9 77.6-83.9
45-54 910 157 18.0 15.2-21.2 753 82.0 78.8-84.8
55-64 862 132 16.9 13.9-20.4 730 83.1 79.6-86.1
65-74 677 107 17.5 14.3-21.3 570 82.5 78.7-85.7
75+ 487 74 16.0 12.4-20.3 413 84.0 79.7-87.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 851 198 20.9 17.7-24.4 653 79.1 75.6-82.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,583 242 17.3 15.1-19.7 1,341 82.7 80.3-84.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,301 200 18.1 15.6-20.8 1,101 81.9 79.2-84.4
College Graduate 1,214 165 15.4 13.1-18.1 1,049 84.6 81.9-86.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 663 132 19.4 15.9-23.3 531 80.6 76.7-84.1
$15,000- 24,999 924 145 15.1 12.5-18.1 779 84.9 81.9-87.5
$25,000- 34,999 587 85 17.5 14.1-21.6 502 82.5 78.4-85.9
$35,000- 49,999 658 121 19.8 16.4-23.6 537 80.2 76.4-83.6
$50,000-74,999 531 99 22.8 18.7-27.5 432 77.2 72.5-81.3
$75,000+ 549 92 19.6 15.9-23.9 457 80.4 76.1-84.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,744 348 21.0 18.8-23.5 1,396 79.0 76.5-81.2
No 3,123 440 16.0 14.4-17.6 2,683 84.0 82.4-85.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 708 175 25.0 21.5-28.9 533 75.0 71.1-78.5
Non-Veteran 4,117 574 15.0 13.7-16.4 3,543 85.0 83.6-86.3
Currently Serving 133 56 46.9 37.1-56.9 77 53.1 43.1-62.9

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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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