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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 7,083 2,197 29.4 28.1-30.7 4,886 70.6 69.3-71.9
AGE
18-24 314 2 0.6 0.1- 2.3 312 99.4 97.7-99.9
25-34 966 31 2.8 1.9- 4.2 935 97.2 95.8-98.1
35-44 1,250 178 15.7 13.2-18.6 1,072 84.3 81.4-86.8
45-54 1,357 444 33.3 30.3-36.5 913 66.7 63.5-69.7
55-64 1,257 578 46.1 42.7-49.5 679 53.9 50.5-57.3
65-74 1,038 563 54.2 50.5-57.8 475 45.8 42.2-49.5
75+ 901 401 44.5 40.6-48.5 500 55.5 51.5-59.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 918 406 40.8 36.9-44.8 512 59.2 55.2-63.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,085 764 33.9 31.5-36.5 1,321 66.1 63.5-68.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,890 592 30.8 28.3-33.5 1,298 69.2 66.5-71.7
College Graduate 2,182 433 19.9 17.9-22.1 1,749 80.1 77.9-82.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 746 294 36.8 32.7-41.2 452 63.2 58.8-67.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,101 395 33.9 30.6-37.4 706 66.1 62.6-69.4
$25,000- 34,999 793 229 28.3 24.5-32.4 564 71.7 67.6-75.5
$35,000- 49,999 922 253 27.2 23.8-30.8 669 72.8 69.2-76.2
$50,000-74,999 900 232 27.0 23.6-30.8 668 73.0 69.2-76.4
$75,000+ 1,019 213 21.0 18.1-24.2 806 79.0 75.8-81.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,344 1,009 41.4 38.9-43.9 1,335 58.6 56.1-61.1
No 4,612 1,152 23.8 22.4-25.3 3,460 76.2 74.7-77.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 122 44 44.6 33.8-55.8 78 55.4 44.2-66.2
Non-Veteran 6,941 2,152 29.1 27.8-30.5 4,789 70.9 69.5-72.2
Currently Serving 20 1 12.1 1.8-51.2 19 87.9 48.8-98.2

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* This question was asked of respondents who reported not being pregnant at time of interview.

^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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