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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 1,775 230 12.2 10.4-14.2 1,545 87.8 85.8-89.6
AGE
18-24 115 5 3.9 1.2-11.7 110 96.1 88.3-98.8
25-34 320 16 3.5 2.0- 6.0 304 96.5 94.0-98.0
35-44 345 23 6.8 4.2-10.8 322 93.2 89.2-95.8
45-54 341 59 14.7 11.0-19.4 282 85.3 80.6-89.0
55-64 259 43 17.9 12.6-24.8 216 82.1 75.2-87.4
65-74 224 44 23.2 16.3-31.8 180 76.8 68.2-83.7
75+ 160 39 24.8 17.3-34.3 121 75.2 65.7-82.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 381 98 25.0 20.3-30.5 283 75.0 69.5-79.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 579 71 11.6 8.7-15.3 508 88.4 84.7-91.3
Some Post-H.S. 464 41 9.3 6.4-13.4 423 90.7 86.6-93.6
College Graduate 348 19 4.8 2.8- 8.3 329 95.2 91.7-97.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 383 75 18.2 14.1-23.0 308 81.8 77.0-85.9
$15,000- 24,999 437 62 15.7 11.6-20.9 375 84.3 79.1-88.4
$25,000- 34,999 230 19 7.1 4.3-11.5 211 92.9 88.5-95.7
$35,000- 49,999 178 17 8.6 5.0-14.6 161 91.4 85.4-95.0
$50,000-74,999 92 6 7.4 2.9-17.9 86 92.6 82.1-97.1
$75,000+ 79 1 1.2 0.2- 8.2 78 98.8 91.8-99.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 642 141 20.3 16.9-24.1 501 79.7 75.9-83.1
No 1,094 87 8.4 6.4-10.9 1,007 91.6 89.1-93.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 50 4 5.1 1.6-15.5 46 94.9 84.5-98.4
Non-Veteran 1,715 226 12.4 10.6-14.5 1,489 87.6 85.5-89.4
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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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