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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 6,879 990 13.9 13.0-15.0 5,889 86.1 85.0-87.0
AGE
18-24 306 31 9.7 6.4-14.4 275 90.3 85.6-93.6
25-34 950 86 9.3 7.2-11.9 864 90.7 88.1-92.8
35-44 1,209 129 10.5 8.5-12.8 1,080 89.5 87.2-91.5
45-54 1,284 211 17.2 14.6-20.1 1,073 82.8 79.9-85.4
55-64 1,212 195 15.5 13.3-18.1 1,017 84.5 81.9-86.7
65-74 1,012 154 14.4 12.0-17.2 858 85.6 82.8-88.0
75+ 875 182 21.3 18.1-24.9 693 78.7 75.1-81.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 879 263 30.5 26.9-34.4 616 69.5 65.6-73.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,014 324 15.7 13.8-17.8 1,690 84.3 82.2-86.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,837 232 13.0 11.2-15.2 1,605 87.0 84.8-88.8
College Graduate 2,141 169 7.3 6.0- 8.7 1,972 92.7 91.3-94.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 716 241 35.7 31.3-40.3 475 64.3 59.7-68.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,071 205 20.0 17.2-23.2 866 80.0 76.8-82.8
$25,000- 34,999 767 85 13.4 10.3-17.1 682 86.6 82.9-89.7
$35,000- 49,999 892 103 11.6 9.3-14.3 789 88.4 85.7-90.7
$50,000-74,999 869 54 6.5 4.8- 8.7 815 93.5 91.3-95.2
$75,000+ 994 43 3.9 2.7- 5.6 951 96.1 94.4-97.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,274 990 45.1 42.5-47.7 1,284 54.9 52.3-57.5
No 4,586 0 0.0 . - . 4,586 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 98 11 8.5 3.8-17.8 87 91.5 82.2-96.2
Non-Veteran 6,761 978 14.0 13.0-15.1 5,783 86.0 84.9-87.0
Currently Serving 20 1 5.3 0.7-30.0 19 94.7 70.0-99.3

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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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