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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 6,983 330 4.6 4.0- 5.2 6,653 95.4 94.8-96.0
AGE
18-24 310 13 4.7 2.5- 8.6 297 95.3 91.4-97.5
25-34 960 41 4.4 3.1- 6.2 919 95.6 93.8-96.9
35-44 1,224 55 4.6 3.4- 6.3 1,169 95.4 93.7-96.6
45-54 1,304 39 2.6 1.8- 3.9 1,265 97.4 96.1-98.2
55-64 1,224 55 4.8 3.5- 6.6 1,169 95.2 93.4-96.5
65-74 1,034 62 5.6 4.2- 7.5 972 94.4 92.5-95.8
75+ 895 65 7.0 5.3- 9.3 830 93.0 90.7-94.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 906 118 12.6 10.2-15.4 788 87.4 84.6-89.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,053 80 4.1 3.1- 5.3 1,973 95.9 94.7-96.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,856 68 3.5 2.6- 4.6 1,788 96.5 95.4-97.4
College Graduate 2,160 64 3.0 2.2- 4.0 2,096 97.0 96.0-97.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 737 72 9.8 7.5-12.7 665 90.2 87.3-92.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,091 82 7.7 6.0- 9.8 1,009 92.3 90.2-94.0
$25,000- 34,999 778 31 4.2 2.7- 6.3 747 95.8 93.7-97.3
$35,000- 49,999 904 28 3.4 2.2- 5.2 876 96.6 94.8-97.8
$50,000-74,999 876 26 3.0 1.9- 4.6 850 97.0 95.4-98.1
$75,000+ 1,003 20 2.4 1.5- 3.9 983 97.6 96.1-98.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,312 162 7.0 5.8- 8.3 2,150 93.0 91.7-94.2
No 4,584 163 3.4 2.9- 4.1 4,421 96.6 95.9-97.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 99 3 2.6 0.8- 8.3 96 97.4 91.7-99.2
Non-Veteran 6,864 323 4.5 4.0- 5.2 6,541 95.5 94.8-96.0
Currently Serving 20 4 21.4 7.2-49.1 16 78.6 50.9-92.8

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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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