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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 1,556 1,106 72.0 69.1-74.7 450 28.0 25.3-30.9
GENDER
Male 584 398 69.4 64.7-73.7 186 30.6 26.3-35.3
Female 972 708 74.5 71.0-77.8 264 25.5 22.2-29.0
RACE
White 1,064 755 71.6 68.1-74.9 309 28.4 25.1-31.9
African American 406 294 73.6 68.1-78.4 112 26.4 21.6-31.9
Asian 4 3 92.3 53.5-99.2 1 7.7 0.8-46.5
Native American 42 27 54.4 35.2-72.4 15 45.6 27.6-64.8
Other Minorities 30 21 73.3 50.0-88.3 9 26.7 11.7-50.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 35 24 72.5 52.3-86.4 11 27.5 13.6-47.7
-English Speaking 22 17 82.2 61.1-93.1 5 17.8 6.9-38.9
-Spanish Speaking 13 7 61.6 26.9-87.5 6 38.4 12.5-73.1
Non-Hispanic 1,517 1,079 72.0 69.1-74.7 438 28.0 25.3-30.9
AGE
18-24 15 4 26.4 8.4-58.2 11 73.6 41.8-91.6
25-34 54 27 51.8 36.8-66.5 27 48.2 33.5-63.2
35-44 104 68 64.7 52.9-75.0 36 35.3 25.0-47.1
45-54 267 179 67.7 60.4-74.3 88 32.3 25.7-39.6
55-64 402 312 79.2 73.6-83.8 90 20.8 16.2-26.4
65-74 417 309 77.7 72.7-82.0 108 22.3 18.0-27.3
75+ 287 198 66.8 59.5-73.3 89 33.2 26.7-40.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 433 321 76.7 71.1-81.6 112 23.3 18.4-28.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 506 382 76.2 71.4-80.5 124 23.8 19.5-28.6
Some Post-H.S. 342 235 69.6 63.2-75.3 107 30.4 24.7-36.8
College Graduate 271 166 61.3 54.1-68.1 105 38.7 31.9-45.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 338 242 75.1 68.6-80.7 96 24.9 19.3-31.4
$15,000- 24,999 318 233 73.6 67.2-79.2 85 26.4 20.8-32.8
$25,000- 34,999 160 108 73.5 65.0-80.6 52 26.5 19.4-35.0
$35,000- 49,999 156 111 70.0 60.5-78.1 45 30.0 21.9-39.5
$50,000-74,999 111 66 62.8 51.9-72.6 45 37.2 27.4-48.1
$75,000+ 87 60 65.5 52.6-76.5 27 34.5 23.5-47.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 942 669 71.7 67.9-75.2 273 28.3 24.8-32.1
No 576 409 72.3 67.6-76.5 167 27.7 23.5-32.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 283 206 74.6 68.3-80.0 77 25.4 20.0-31.7
Non-Veteran 1,271 899 71.3 68.0-74.4 372 28.7 25.6-32.0
Currently Serving 1 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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