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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 4,115 1,473 35.8 34.0-37.6 2,642 64.2 62.4-66.0
AGE
18-24 201 92 46.0 37.8-54.4 109 54.0 45.6-62.2
25-34 603 298 46.7 41.9-51.5 305 53.3 48.5-58.1
35-44 792 370 46.2 42.0-50.3 422 53.8 49.7-58.0
45-54 793 249 32.3 28.5-36.4 544 67.7 63.6-71.5
55-64 787 229 29.3 25.5-33.4 558 70.7 66.6-74.5
65-74 565 146 24.9 21.0-29.4 419 75.1 70.6-79.0
75+ 365 86 21.2 16.6-26.5 279 78.8 73.5-83.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 514 226 45.7 40.4-51.1 288 54.3 48.9-59.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,132 441 38.8 35.5-42.3 691 61.2 57.7-64.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,014 395 39.0 35.5-42.7 619 61.0 57.3-64.5
College Graduate 1,449 409 27.8 25.1-30.6 1,040 72.2 69.4-74.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 297 113 39.1 32.0-46.7 184 60.9 53.3-68.0
$15,000- 24,999 480 197 44.4 38.9-49.9 283 55.6 50.1-61.1
$25,000- 34,999 495 184 40.5 35.4-45.8 311 59.5 54.2-64.6
$35,000- 49,999 654 263 39.2 34.8-43.7 391 60.8 56.3-65.2
$50,000-74,999 649 242 36.1 31.9-40.5 407 63.9 59.5-68.1
$75,000+ 792 260 30.5 26.9-34.3 532 69.5 65.7-73.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,227 461 38.8 35.5-42.2 766 61.2 57.8-64.5
No 2,811 988 34.7 32.6-36.8 1,823 65.3 63.2-67.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,442 438 30.3 27.5-33.2 1,004 69.7 66.8-72.5
Non-Veteran 2,585 986 38.0 35.7-40.3 1,599 62.0 59.7-64.3
Currently Serving 86 49 56.0 44.0-67.4 37 44.0 32.6-56.0

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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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