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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 5,078 3,938 78.4 77.0-79.8 1,140 21.6 20.2-23.0
AGE
40-44 642 433 69.3 64.8-73.6 209 30.7 26.4-35.2
45-54 1,313 1,011 77.2 74.2-79.9 302 22.8 20.1-25.8
55-64 1,221 1,007 83.7 81.0-86.1 214 16.3 13.9-19.0
65-74 1,030 864 85.4 82.6-87.7 166 14.6 12.3-17.4
75+ 872 623 72.4 68.6-75.9 249 27.6 24.1-31.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 771 525 68.0 63.5-72.1 246 32.0 27.9-36.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,600 1,184 74.0 71.2-76.6 416 26.0 23.4-28.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,311 1,037 80.0 77.1-82.6 274 20.0 17.4-22.9
College Graduate 1,390 1,189 86.7 84.5-88.7 201 13.3 11.3-15.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 606 399 64.7 59.8-69.3 207 35.3 30.7-40.2
$15,000- 24,999 833 597 71.2 67.3-74.8 236 28.8 25.2-32.7
$25,000- 34,999 514 390 71.9 66.4-76.8 124 28.1 23.2-33.6
$35,000- 49,999 588 476 79.3 74.7-83.2 112 20.7 16.8-25.3
$50,000-74,999 578 494 86.5 82.4-89.7 84 13.5 10.3-17.6
$75,000+ 696 594 86.1 82.9-88.8 102 13.9 11.2-17.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,967 1,471 76.1 73.7-78.4 496 23.9 21.6-26.3
No 3,028 2,409 80.1 78.2-81.8 619 19.9 18.2-21.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 63 50 79.9 66.5-88.8 13 20.1 11.2-33.5
Non-Veteran 5,009 3,883 78.4 77.0-79.8 1,126 21.6 20.2-23.0
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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