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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Aging and Caregiving-WHITE MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,102 464 42.5 39.0-46.0 638 57.5 54.0-61.0
AGE
18-24 49 27 47.1 31.6-63.2 22 52.9 36.8-68.4
25-34 131 57 43.0 33.2-53.4 74 57.0 46.6-66.8
35-44 214 76 38.5 31.0-46.5 138 61.5 53.5-69.0
45-54 248 97 37.8 30.8-45.4 151 62.2 54.6-69.2
55-64 240 118 50.9 43.3-58.4 122 49.1 41.6-56.7
65-74 140 54 39.8 31.1-49.3 86 60.2 50.7-68.9
75+ 79 34 42.0 30.0-55.0 45 58.0 45.0-70.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 125 46 34.1 25.3-44.1 79 65.9 55.9-74.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 320 135 43.9 37.6-50.4 185 56.1 49.6-62.4
Some Post-H.S. 288 123 40.1 33.5-47.0 165 59.9 53.0-66.5
College Graduate 367 159 46.1 40.0-52.2 208 53.9 47.8-60.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 81 34 40.4 28.4-53.6 47 59.6 46.4-71.6
$15,000- 24,999 115 45 39.8 29.7-50.9 70 60.2 49.1-70.3
$25,000- 34,999 122 46 36.0 26.9-46.3 76 64.0 53.7-73.1
$35,000- 49,999 190 79 42.6 34.4-51.1 111 57.4 48.9-65.6
$50,000-74,999 181 73 43.9 35.6-52.5 108 56.1 47.5-64.4
$75,000+ 220 97 43.0 35.5-50.8 123 57.0 49.2-64.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 356 152 41.8 35.9-47.9 204 58.2 52.1-64.1
No 741 311 43.1 38.8-47.4 430 56.9 52.6-61.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 385 167 44.4 38.7-50.3 218 55.6 49.7-61.3
Non-Veteran 703 291 41.5 37.2-46.0 412 58.5 54.0-62.8
Currently Serving 14 6 35.9 15.6-63.0 8 64.1 37.0-84.4

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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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