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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 10,957 3,556 30.2 29.2-31.3 7,401 69.8 68.7-70.8
GENDER
Male 4,046 1,232 28.8 27.1-30.5 2,814 71.2 69.5-72.9
Female 6,911 2,324 31.6 30.2-32.9 4,587 68.4 67.1-69.8
AGE 10,919 3,549 30.3 29.2-31.3 7,370 69.7 68.7-70.8
18-24 500 92 19.4 15.4-24.1 408 80.6 75.9-84.6
25-34 1,545 256 16.2 14.1-18.5 1,289 83.8 81.5-85.9
35-44 1,998 413 20.7 18.5-23.0 1,585 79.3 77.0-81.5
45-54 2,084 670 31.3 28.9-33.8 1,414 68.7 66.2-71.1
55-64 1,984 761 36.8 34.2-39.5 1,223 63.2 60.5-65.8
65-74 1,574 669 40.4 37.5-43.5 905 59.6 56.5-62.5
75+ 1,234 688 54.8 51.3-58.2 546 45.2 41.8-48.7
EDUCATION 10,943 3,549 30.2 29.2-31.3 7,394 69.8 68.7-70.8
Less Than H.S. 1,396 799 53.8 50.4-57.2 597 46.2 42.8-49.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,139 1,078 32.2 30.2-34.3 2,061 67.8 65.7-69.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,831 859 29.3 27.2-31.4 1,972 70.7 68.6-72.8
College Graduate 3,577 813 21.1 19.5-22.7 2,764 78.9 77.3-80.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME 8,658 2,713 29.5 28.3-30.7 5,945 70.5 69.3-71.7
Less than $15,000 1,020 685 67.8 63.8-71.5 335 32.2 28.5-36.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,551 682 43.7 40.6-46.9 869 56.3 53.1-59.4
$25,000- 34,999 1,252 377 30.8 27.6-34.1 875 69.2 65.9-72.4
$35,000- 49,999 1,539 393 25.6 23.0-28.4 1,146 74.4 71.6-77.0
$50,000-74,999 1,514 278 17.6 15.5-20.0 1,236 82.4 80.0-84.5
$75,000+ 1,782 298 16.8 14.8-18.9 1,484 83.2 81.1-85.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,507 580 36.5 33.7-39.5 927 63.5 60.5-66.3
Non-Veteran 9,347 2,955 29.1 28.0-30.2 6,392 70.9 69.8-72.0
Currently Serving 102 20 21.3 13.4-32.1 82 78.7 67.9-86.6

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*Data for this table were derived from questions 1,2,3,4 in the Disability, Quality of Life Module (page 51) of the BRFSS 2002 questionnaire.

^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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