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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Within one year More than a year Two or more years Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 929 774 82.2 78.7-85.2 51 6.3 4.5- 8.7 51 5.1 3.7- 7.1 53 6.4 4.5- 9.1
GENDER
Male 382 316 82.3 77.2-86.5 22 6.7 4.1-10.7 23 5.4 3.3- 8.5 21 5.6 3.4- 9.2
Female 547 458 82.0 77.0-86.1 29 5.9 3.8- 9.1 28 4.9 3.2- 7.5 32 7.2 4.3-11.8
AGE
18-24 10 9 96.3 74.7-99.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.7 0.4-25.3 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 30 24 84.6 65.7-94.0 1 6.1 0.9-32.6 2 3.4 0.8-13.1 3 5.9 1.7-18.3
35-44 51 40 81.3 67.0-90.3 2 2.5 0.5-11.2 4 6.7 2.4-17.4 5 9.5 3.6-22.6
45-54 152 123 75.4 64.7-83.7 9 6.2 3.0-12.4 9 4.8 2.3-10.0 11 13.5 6.8-25.1
55-64 245 202 82.0 75.4-87.2 18 7.7 4.4-13.1 16 6.8 4.0-11.5 9 3.5 1.5- 7.7
65-74 254 211 80.9 73.6-86.6 14 8.5 4.5-15.4 13 5.5 2.8-10.3 16 5.1 2.8- 9.1
75+ 183 163 92.0 87.3-95.1 6 2.3 1.0- 5.6 5 1.4 0.6- 3.5 9 4.2 2.1- 8.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 218 179 79.2 70.7-85.8 19 10.4 5.8-18.0 10 4.9 2.4- 9.7 10 5.4 2.4-11.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 296 242 79.1 71.9-84.8 11 5.3 2.7-10.1 17 4.9 2.9- 8.3 26 10.7 6.3-17.6
Some Post-H.S. 218 187 85.2 78.2-90.2 10 3.9 1.8- 8.2 13 7.0 3.7-13.0 8 3.9 1.6- 9.0
College Graduate 195 164 86.1 79.8-90.6 11 6.6 3.4-12.3 11 3.7 2.0- 7.0 9 3.6 1.8- 7.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 171 133 74.6 64.7-82.5 12 8.6 3.8-18.4 12 10.0 5.5-17.8 14 6.7 3.8-11.8
$15,000- 24,999 182 156 85.3 77.4-90.8 4 1.6 0.6- 4.3 13 6.4 3.5-11.6 9 6.7 2.8-14.9
$25,000- 34,999 100 86 85.3 74.9-91.8 8 8.3 3.7-17.4 2 0.9 0.2- 3.9 4 5.5 2.0-14.6
$35,000- 49,999 97 77 78.9 67.5-87.0 5 6.0 2.2-15.0 8 6.7 3.2-13.6 7 8.4 3.4-19.4
$50,000-74,999 76 69 92.7 84.4-96.8 4 4.0 1.3-11.9 2 2.0 0.5- 7.9 1 1.2 0.2- 8.1
$75,000+ 67 59 81.1 66.1-90.4 4 9.1 3.4-21.9 3 6.6 1.9-20.4 1 3.2 0.5-19.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 571 489 83.0 78.1-87.0 31 6.4 4.1- 9.9 24 4.5 2.9- 7.1 27 6.1 3.5-10.2
No 336 267 80.7 75.3-85.2 18 5.8 3.5- 9.5 25 6.2 3.8- 9.8 26 7.3 4.7-11.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 190 164 84.4 76.6-89.9 8 6.3 2.8-13.7 11 5.9 2.9-11.5 7 3.4 1.5- 7.5
Non-Veteran 737 608 81.4 77.4-84.8 43 6.3 4.4- 8.9 40 4.9 3.4- 7.0 46 7.4 5.0-10.8
Currently Serving 1 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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