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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 11,095 481 5.2 4.7- 5.8 10,614 94.8 94.2-95.3
GENDER
Male 4,114 373 9.0 8.0-10.1 3,741 91.0 89.9-92.0
Female 6,981 108 1.7 1.4- 2.1 6,873 98.3 97.9-98.6
AGE
18-24 510 36 9.7 6.7-13.9 474 90.3 86.1-93.3
25-34 1,563 89 6.7 5.2- 8.5 1,474 93.3 91.5-94.8
35-44 2,016 92 5.0 3.9- 6.4 1,924 95.0 93.6-96.1
45-54 2,098 107 5.7 4.6- 7.0 1,991 94.3 93.0-95.4
55-64 2,010 77 4.0 3.1- 5.3 1,933 96.0 94.7-96.9
65-74 1,598 46 3.7 2.7- 5.1 1,552 96.3 94.9-97.3
75+ 1,259 33 3.4 2.3- 5.2 1,226 96.6 94.8-97.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,416 60 4.8 3.5- 6.5 1,356 95.2 93.5-96.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,189 134 5.1 4.2- 6.2 3,055 94.9 93.8-95.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,868 114 5.0 4.1- 6.2 2,754 95.0 93.8-95.9
College Graduate 3,608 173 5.5 4.6- 6.5 3,435 94.5 93.5-95.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,031 39 4.2 2.8- 6.2 992 95.8 93.8-97.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,573 68 5.5 4.2- 7.3 1,505 94.5 92.7-95.8
$25,000- 34,999 1,274 39 3.8 2.7- 5.4 1,235 96.2 94.6-97.3
$35,000- 49,999 1,557 74 5.2 4.0- 6.7 1,483 94.8 93.3-96.0
$50,000-74,999 1,525 82 7.1 5.6- 9.0 1,443 92.9 91.0-94.4
$75,000+ 1,795 93 5.7 4.5- 7.2 1,702 94.3 92.8-95.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,536 153 4.8 4.0- 5.7 3,383 95.2 94.3-96.0
No 7,398 323 5.4 4.8- 6.1 7,075 94.6 93.9-95.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,541 140 9.6 8.0-11.5 1,401 90.4 88.5-92.0
Non-Veteran 9,446 330 4.2 3.7- 4.8 9,116 95.8 95.2-96.3
Currently Serving 106 11 11.1 5.8-20.2 95 88.9 79.8-94.2

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported ever using any smokeless tobacco products.

^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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