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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 901 791 87.4 84.4-89.9 110 12.6 10.1-15.6
AGE
18-24 50 46 83.4 59.0-94.6 4 16.6 5.4-41.0
25-34 231 206 87.4 81.0-91.9 25 12.6 8.1-19.0
35-44 254 230 91.8 87.0-94.9 24 8.2 5.1-13.0
45-54 222 188 84.6 77.8-89.5 34 15.4 10.5-22.2
55-64 113 96 84.1 73.1-91.1 17 15.9 8.9-26.9
65-74 22 18 91.0 75.5-97.1 4 9.0 2.9-24.5
75+ 3 2 76.9 23.1-97.3 1 23.1 2.7-76.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 82 71 83.5 70.4-91.5 11 16.5 8.5-29.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 293 254 81.7 74.6-87.1 39 18.3 12.9-25.4
Some Post-H.S. 290 258 92.0 87.9-94.8 32 8.0 5.2-12.1
College Graduate 235 207 89.5 83.9-93.2 28 10.5 6.8-16.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 85 71 75.8 61.1-86.2 14 24.2 13.8-38.9
$15,000- 24,999 236 210 85.8 78.0-91.2 26 14.2 8.8-22.0
$25,000- 34,999 170 156 92.2 86.0-95.8 14 7.8 4.2-14.0
$35,000- 49,999 133 116 89.6 82.7-94.0 17 10.4 6.0-17.3
$50,000-74,999 75 70 91.8 79.5-97.0 5 8.2 3.0-20.5
$75,000+ 66 60 94.6 87.4-97.8 6 5.4 2.2-12.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 171 153 89.0 80.7-94.0 18 11.0 6.0-19.3
No 713 622 86.9 83.4-89.7 91 13.1 10.3-16.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 36 34 95.4 80.0-99.1 2 4.6 0.9-20.0
Non-Veteran 857 750 87.1 83.9-89.7 107 12.9 10.3-16.1
Currently Serving 8 7 88.1 46.8-98.4 1 11.9 1.6-53.2

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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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