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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 5,431 1,695 29.7 28.3-31.2 3,736 70.3 68.8-71.7
RACE
White 4,115 1,473 35.8 34.0-37.6 2,642 64.2 62.4-66.0
African American 863 139 15.1 12.6-18.1 724 84.9 81.9-87.4
Asian 39 5 12.8 5.0-29.3 34 87.2 70.7-95.0
Native American 89 40 33.8 23.2-46.4 49 66.2 53.6-76.8
Other Minorities 296 33 8.1 5.3-12.2 263 91.9 87.8-94.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 299 34 7.7 5.3-11.2 265 92.3 88.8-94.7
-English Speaking 100 22 20.3 12.9-30.5 78 79.7 69.5-87.1
-Spanish Speaking 199 12 3.4 1.8- 6.3 187 96.6 93.7-98.2
Non-Hispanic 5,125 1,660 31.8 30.3-33.4 3,465 68.2 66.6-69.7
AGE
18-24 328 112 29.6 24.0-35.8 216 70.4 64.2-76.0
25-34 880 341 34.1 30.5-37.9 539 65.9 62.1-69.5
35-44 1,066 408 36.4 33.0-39.9 658 63.6 60.1-67.0
45-54 1,026 281 27.2 24.1-30.6 745 72.8 69.4-75.9
55-64 990 266 26.9 23.6-30.4 724 73.1 69.6-76.4
65-74 685 167 23.2 19.7-27.1 518 76.8 72.9-80.3
75+ 438 114 24.3 19.9-29.4 324 75.7 70.6-80.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 936 308 29.8 26.3-33.5 628 70.2 66.5-73.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,539 508 31.8 29.0-34.6 1,031 68.2 65.4-71.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,277 432 32.8 29.8-36.0 845 67.2 64.0-70.2
College Graduate 1,666 444 25.5 23.1-28.1 1,222 74.5 71.9-76.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 498 157 27.7 22.9-33.1 341 72.3 66.9-77.1
$15,000- 24,999 809 247 29.0 25.3-33.0 562 71.0 67.0-74.7
$25,000- 34,999 657 210 33.4 29.2-37.9 447 66.6 62.1-70.8
$35,000- 49,999 813 291 33.7 30.0-37.6 522 66.3 62.4-70.0
$50,000-74,999 775 262 32.3 28.6-36.3 513 67.7 63.7-71.4
$75,000+ 888 270 27.9 24.6-31.4 618 72.1 68.6-75.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,645 552 33.0 30.3-35.9 1,093 67.0 64.1-69.7
No 3,689 1,114 28.5 26.8-30.2 2,575 71.5 69.8-73.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,746 488 27.4 25.0-30.0 1,258 72.6 70.0-75.0
Non-Veteran 3,553 1,145 30.2 28.4-32.0 2,408 69.8 68.0-71.6
Currently Serving 130 62 47.1 37.5-56.9 68 52.9 43.1-62.5

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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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