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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 3,450 2,161 63.7 61.7-65.6 1,289 36.3 34.4-38.3
RACE
White 2,601 1,626 63.7 61.4-65.9 975 36.3 34.1-38.6
African American 496 324 67.8 62.8-72.4 172 32.2 27.6-37.2
Asian 34 26 76.0 56.1-88.7 8 24.0 11.3-43.9
Native American 51 25 55.9 39.1-71.4 26 44.1 28.6-60.9
Other Minorities 247 143 56.6 48.6-64.3 104 43.4 35.7-51.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 261 153 58.3 50.5-65.6 108 41.7 34.4-49.5
-English Speaking 77 45 60.4 47.2-72.3 32 39.6 27.7-52.8
-Spanish Speaking 184 108 57.6 48.3-66.4 76 42.4 33.6-51.7
Non-Hispanic 3,186 2,007 64.4 62.4-66.4 1,179 35.6 33.6-37.6
AGE
18-24 197 125 64.5 55.4-72.6 72 35.5 27.4-44.6
25-34 792 501 64.0 59.8-68.0 291 36.0 32.0-40.2
35-44 955 592 62.3 58.5-66.0 363 37.7 34.0-41.5
45-54 831 525 65.0 61.0-68.8 306 35.0 31.2-39.0
55-64 539 338 63.7 58.5-68.5 201 36.3 31.5-41.5
65-74 110 66 61.7 50.7-71.7 44 38.3 28.3-49.3
75+ 17 7 52.0 26.8-76.2 10 48.0 23.8-73.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 447 217 53.2 47.3-59.0 230 46.8 41.0-52.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 971 515 52.3 48.4-56.2 456 47.7 43.8-51.6
Some Post-H.S. 850 517 61.0 56.9-64.9 333 39.0 35.1-43.1
College Graduate 1,176 910 79.9 77.1-82.4 266 20.1 17.6-22.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 118 70 60.5 47.8-71.9 48 39.5 28.1-52.2
$15,000- 24,999 431 252 60.2 54.2-65.8 179 39.8 34.2-45.8
$25,000- 34,999 439 250 56.6 51.0-62.1 189 43.4 37.9-49.0
$35,000- 49,999 596 374 62.4 57.6-66.9 222 37.6 33.1-42.4
$50,000-74,999 618 411 69.4 65.1-73.4 207 30.6 26.6-34.9
$75,000+ 757 553 75.5 71.7-78.9 204 24.5 21.1-28.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 626 396 60.9 55.9-65.7 230 39.1 34.3-44.1
No 2,773 1,728 64.1 61.9-66.2 1,045 35.9 33.8-38.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 753 484 65.4 61.2-69.3 269 34.6 30.7-38.8
Non-Veteran 2,578 1,604 63.2 60.8-65.4 974 36.8 34.6-39.2
Currently Serving 119 73 66.1 56.1-74.8 46 33.9 25.2-43.9

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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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