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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 1,559 425 26.0 23.3-28.9 1,134 74.0 71.1-76.7
GENDER
Male 584 171 28.2 23.8-32.9 413 71.8 67.1-76.2
Female 975 254 24.0 20.9-27.4 721 76.0 72.6-79.1
RACE
White 1,065 270 23.8 20.7-27.2 795 76.2 72.8-79.3
African American 408 130 31.3 26.1-37.1 278 68.7 62.9-73.9
Asian 4 2 37.9 5.7-86.0 2 62.1 14.0-94.3
Native American 42 12 23.1 11.7-40.6 30 76.9 59.4-88.3
Other Minorities 30 7 28.8 8.6-63.4 23 71.2 36.6-91.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 35 8 26.9 9.2-57.3 27 73.1 42.7-90.8
-English Speaking 22 6 18.7 7.8-38.5 16 81.3 61.5-92.2
-Spanish Speaking 13 2 36.2 7.2-80.5 11 63.8 19.5-92.8
Non-Hispanic 1,520 417 26.0 23.4-28.9 1,103 74.0 71.1-76.6
AGE
18-24 15 9 43.1 17.1-73.6 6 56.9 26.4-82.9
25-34 55 23 39.0 25.8-54.0 32 61.0 46.0-74.2
35-44 104 26 23.4 15.1-34.5 78 76.6 65.5-84.9
45-54 267 85 29.3 22.7-37.0 182 70.7 63.0-77.3
55-64 402 106 25.4 20.3-31.3 296 74.6 68.7-79.7
65-74 417 93 20.4 16.0-25.7 324 79.6 74.3-84.0
75+ 289 81 29.9 23.7-37.0 208 70.1 63.0-76.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 435 128 29.8 23.8-36.4 307 70.2 63.6-76.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 507 137 25.3 21.1-30.0 370 74.7 70.0-78.9
Some Post-H.S. 342 83 21.4 16.8-26.9 259 78.6 73.1-83.2
College Graduate 271 76 27.7 21.7-34.7 195 72.3 65.3-78.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 339 119 37.3 30.5-44.6 220 62.7 55.4-69.5
$15,000- 24,999 318 87 25.0 19.1-32.1 231 75.0 67.9-80.9
$25,000- 34,999 160 39 24.4 17.4-33.1 121 75.6 66.9-82.6
$35,000- 49,999 157 34 19.9 13.7-28.1 123 80.1 71.9-86.3
$50,000-74,999 111 33 25.3 17.2-35.5 78 74.7 64.5-82.8
$75,000+ 87 18 17.2 10.1-27.8 69 82.8 72.2-89.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 943 302 31.3 27.6-35.2 641 68.7 64.8-72.4
No 577 112 18.2 14.5-22.5 465 81.8 77.5-85.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 283 78 24.4 19.1-30.7 205 75.6 69.3-80.9
Non-Veteran 1,274 346 26.5 23.4-29.8 928 73.5 70.2-76.6
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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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