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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 863 139 15.1 12.6-18.1 724 84.9 81.9-87.4
AGE
18-24 56 8 15.2 6.6-31.5 48 84.8 68.5-93.4
25-34 136 19 11.1 6.9-17.4 117 88.9 82.6-93.1
35-44 170 24 14.2 9.1-21.4 146 85.8 78.6-90.9
45-54 172 20 11.1 6.7-18.0 152 88.9 82.0-93.3
55-64 163 28 17.6 11.8-25.4 135 82.4 74.6-88.2
65-74 103 16 14.8 8.3-25.0 87 85.2 75.0-91.7
75+ 58 22 39.5 26.2-54.4 36 60.5 45.6-73.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 217 54 26.4 19.8-34.4 163 73.6 65.6-80.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 317 43 12.8 9.2-17.5 274 87.2 82.5-90.8
Some Post-H.S. 186 23 10.1 6.4-15.6 163 89.9 84.4-93.6
College Graduate 140 19 11.2 6.8-17.9 121 88.8 82.1-93.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 145 34 21.6 14.9-30.3 111 78.4 69.7-85.1
$15,000- 24,999 164 29 14.9 9.9-22.0 135 85.1 78.0-90.1
$25,000- 34,999 109 14 15.6 9.2-25.3 95 84.4 74.7-90.8
$35,000- 49,999 120 16 11.5 6.5-19.5 104 88.5 80.5-93.5
$50,000-74,999 95 11 10.0 5.4-17.7 84 90.0 82.3-94.6
$75,000+ 64 8 11.7 5.4-23.7 56 88.3 76.3-94.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 307 62 19.6 14.9-25.3 245 80.4 74.7-85.1
No 542 74 13.1 10.1-16.7 468 86.9 83.3-89.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 256 32 11.5 7.8-16.5 224 88.5 83.5-92.2
Non-Veteran 580 101 16.4 13.1-20.2 479 83.6 79.8-86.9
Currently Serving 27 6 19.9 8.6-39.8 21 80.1 60.2-91.4

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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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