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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-WHITE FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,054 3,127 63.0 61.3-64.6 1,927 37.0 35.4-38.7
AGE
40-44 643 373 59.3 54.5-63.9 270 40.7 36.1-45.5
45-54 1,314 836 62.5 59.2-65.8 478 37.5 34.2-40.8
55-64 1,221 822 68.9 65.7-72.0 399 31.1 28.0-34.3
65-74 1,019 675 67.9 64.3-71.2 344 32.1 28.8-35.7
75+ 857 421 50.2 46.1-54.4 436 49.8 45.6-53.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 759 362 46.9 42.4-51.4 397 53.1 48.6-57.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,593 943 59.9 56.9-62.9 650 40.1 37.1-43.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,311 830 63.5 60.2-66.7 481 36.5 33.3-39.8
College Graduate 1,385 990 73.2 70.3-75.8 395 26.8 24.2-29.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 597 276 44.5 39.6-49.5 321 55.5 50.5-60.4
$15,000- 24,999 829 471 56.3 52.1-60.3 358 43.7 39.7-47.9
$25,000- 34,999 515 314 57.2 51.6-62.6 201 42.8 37.4-48.4
$35,000- 49,999 586 383 65.5 60.7-70.1 203 34.5 29.9-39.3
$50,000-74,999 576 413 72.0 67.3-76.4 163 28.0 23.6-32.7
$75,000+ 695 508 74.1 70.1-77.7 187 25.9 22.3-29.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,956 1,110 57.5 54.7-60.2 846 42.5 39.8-45.3
No 3,016 1,972 66.6 64.5-68.6 1,044 33.4 31.4-35.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 64 47 71.5 56.4-82.9 17 28.5 17.1-43.6
Non-Veteran 4,984 3,075 62.8 61.2-64.5 1,909 37.2 35.5-38.8
Currently Serving 6 5 83.0 34.2-97.9 1 17.0 2.1-65.8

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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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