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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 1,814 661 36.2 33.5-39.0 1,153 63.8 61.0-66.5
GENDER
Male 583 184 31.3 26.9-35.9 399 68.7 64.1-73.1
Female 1,231 477 40.1 36.7-43.5 754 59.9 56.5-63.3
RACE
White 1,373 521 38.4 35.3-41.6 852 61.6 58.4-64.7
African American 310 100 33.1 27.0-39.7 210 66.9 60.3-73.0
Asian 10 4 48.8 16.4-82.2 6 51.2 17.8-83.6
Native American 41 11 19.6 9.2-36.9 30 80.4 63.1-90.8
Other Minorities 70 20 23.5 13.9-37.1 50 76.5 62.9-86.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 79 26 24.4 14.8-37.4 53 75.6 62.6-85.2
-English Speaking 24 12 50.3 27.3-73.1 12 49.7 26.9-72.7
-Spanish Speaking 55 14 19.8 10.4-34.5 41 80.2 65.5-89.6
Non-Hispanic 1,733 634 37.1 34.3-39.9 1,099 62.9 60.1-65.7
AGE
18-24 90 27 27.4 17.2-40.8 63 72.6 59.2-82.8
25-34 295 92 28.8 23.1-35.2 203 71.2 64.8-76.9
35-44 429 165 38.6 33.1-44.5 264 61.4 55.5-66.9
45-54 407 164 40.8 35.1-46.8 243 59.2 53.2-64.9
55-64 329 121 39.3 33.0-45.9 208 60.7 54.1-67.0
65-74 176 71 35.4 27.6-44.1 105 64.6 55.9-72.4
75+ 86 20 28.1 17.5-41.9 66 71.9 58.1-82.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 213 45 19.9 13.9-27.7 168 80.1 72.3-86.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 444 140 31.7 26.7-37.1 304 68.3 62.9-73.3
Some Post-H.S. 482 177 35.2 30.0-40.6 305 64.8 59.4-70.0
College Graduate 672 299 45.5 40.9-50.2 373 54.5 49.8-59.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 139 30 18.8 12.1-28.0 109 81.2 72.0-87.9
$15,000- 24,999 262 75 26.2 20.2-33.4 187 73.8 66.6-79.8
$25,000- 34,999 217 75 33.0 25.7-41.1 142 67.0 58.9-74.3
$35,000- 49,999 241 75 32.5 25.7-40.1 166 67.5 59.9-74.3
$50,000-74,999 301 109 36.8 30.3-43.8 192 63.2 56.2-69.7
$75,000+ 349 171 49.8 43.5-56.1 178 50.2 43.9-56.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 498 182 36.4 31.3-41.7 316 63.6 58.3-68.7
No 1,308 476 36.0 32.8-39.4 832 64.0 60.6-67.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 205 73 33.7 26.6-41.6 132 66.3 58.4-73.4
Non-Veteran 1,596 584 36.6 33.7-39.7 1,012 63.4 60.3-66.3
Currently Serving 13 4 34.5 13.1-64.7 9 65.5 35.3-86.9

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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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