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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than 12 mos. 12 mos. to 2 years 2 to 5 years 5 or more years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 922 233 26.4 23.0-30.0 261 28.0 24.7-31.7 299 31.4 27.9-35.1 129 14.2 11.6-17.2
GENDER
Male 416 110 27.8 22.9-33.2 108 26.0 21.3-31.4 134 31.0 26.1-36.4 64 15.2 11.4-20.0
Female 506 123 24.7 20.5-29.6 153 30.4 25.9-35.3 165 31.9 27.2-37.0 65 12.9 9.8-16.9
AGE
18-24 220 17 8.2 4.5-14.6 39 15.5 10.8-21.7 81 38.3 30.8-46.4 83 38.0 30.3-46.3
25-34 506 132 29.5 24.8-34.7 165 32.4 27.7-37.5 176 31.6 27.1-36.6 33 6.5 4.3- 9.7
35-44 166 70 39.1 30.8-48.1 47 30.1 22.4-39.1 41 26.3 18.9-35.3 8 4.5 2.0- 9.8
45-54 (All Males*) 24 12 47.3 24.8-70.9 9 40.1 18.6-66.2 1 7.2 1.0-36.9 2 5.5 1.2-22.2
55-59 (All Males*) 6 2 19.2 3.8-59.1 1 17.7 2.2-67.0 0 0.0 . - . 3 63.2 21.9-91.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 43 10 24.8 11.6-45.2 12 22.5 11.6-39.1 12 25.9 13.0-45.1 9 26.8 13.0-47.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 184 52 31.3 23.6-40.1 43 22.5 15.8-31.0 61 33.5 25.9-42.1 28 12.7 8.4-18.8
Some Post-H.S. 261 58 19.8 14.9-25.9 66 24.9 19.1-31.8 89 33.1 26.7-40.2 48 22.2 16.2-29.6
College Graduate 434 113 28.4 23.5-33.9 140 33.3 28.2-38.8 137 30.0 25.1-35.4 44 8.3 5.7-11.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 45 3 7.2 2.0-22.8 11 26.3 12.3-47.4 18 31.1 17.6-48.9 13 35.4 18.8-56.5
$15,000- 24,999 97 20 22.1 13.1-34.9 17 16.9 9.9-27.3 44 49.8 37.6-61.9 16 11.2 6.1-19.7
$25,000- 34,999 124 21 23.5 14.8-35.2 32 21.4 14.7-30.1 58 47.1 36.9-57.4 13 8.0 4.3-14.6
$35,000- 49,999 172 34 19.4 13.5-27.1 57 35.7 27.1-45.2 61 33.8 25.9-42.7 20 11.1 6.5-18.4
$50,000-74,999 177 55 31.9 24.2-40.8 61 32.0 24.5-40.7 48 28.2 20.8-37.0 13 7.8 4.2-14.2
$75,000+ 179 68 36.9 29.1-45.6 56 33.9 26.3-42.5 42 21.8 15.8-29.3 13 7.4 3.9-13.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 132 31 20.1 13.6-28.6 39 31.1 22.1-41.7 40 34.8 25.6-45.3 22 14.1 8.5-22.5
No 775 200 27.6 23.8-31.7 220 27.8 24.2-31.7 250 30.4 26.7-34.3 105 14.3 11.4-17.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 50 19 36.3 23.0-52.0 11 20.9 11.2-35.8 16 35.0 21.3-51.7 4 7.8 2.2-23.8
Non-Veteran 845 207 25.9 22.4-29.8 244 28.7 25.1-32.5 270 30.4 26.8-34.2 124 15.0 12.2-18.3
Currently Serving 27 7 19.6 8.4-39.5 6 21.9 9.3-43.6 13 56.7 35.4-75.7 1 1.8 0.2-11.8

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* This question was asked of female respondents who reported being ages 18-44 years old and not pregnant, or male respondents who reported being ages 18-59 years old and who wanted to have chidl (now or in the future)

^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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