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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 7,026 6,526 92.4 91.5-93.2 500 7.6 6.8- 8.5
AGE
18-24 314 251 73.4 66.3-79.5 63 26.6 20.5-33.7
25-34 967 909 94.6 92.8-95.9 58 5.4 4.1- 7.2
35-44 1,235 1,180 95.1 93.3-96.4 55 4.9 3.6- 6.7
45-54 1,319 1,260 94.1 92.0-95.6 59 5.9 4.4- 8.0
55-64 1,230 1,160 93.8 91.6-95.4 70 6.2 4.6- 8.4
65-74 1,037 958 92.3 90.1-94.1 79 7.7 5.9- 9.9
75+ 890 775 88.5 85.8-90.7 115 11.5 9.3-14.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 906 779 85.7 82.3-88.5 127 14.3 11.5-17.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,069 1,874 89.1 87.2-90.8 195 10.9 9.2-12.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,874 1,777 94.0 92.3-95.4 97 6.0 4.6- 7.7
College Graduate 2,169 2,091 96.4 95.3-97.2 78 3.6 2.8- 4.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 742 643 84.9 81.2-88.0 99 15.1 12.0-18.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,096 993 89.9 87.3-92.0 103 10.1 8.0-12.7
$25,000- 34,999 779 722 90.4 86.9-93.1 57 9.6 6.9-13.1
$35,000- 49,999 910 868 95.1 93.1-96.5 42 4.9 3.5- 6.9
$50,000-74,999 880 855 97.4 96.0-98.4 25 2.6 1.6- 4.0
$75,000+ 1,008 980 95.6 93.4-97.1 28 4.4 2.9- 6.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,315 2,107 89.8 87.9-91.5 208 10.2 8.5-12.1
No 4,580 4,307 93.8 92.8-94.6 273 6.2 5.4- 7.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 99 96 94.3 83.0-98.2 3 5.7 1.8-17.0
Non-Veteran 6,907 6,413 92.4 91.5-93.2 494 7.6 6.8- 8.5
Currently Serving 20 17 88.5 65.4-96.9 3 11.5 3.1-34.6

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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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