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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 4,114 2,360 55.9 54.1-57.8 1,754 44.1 42.2-45.9
AGE
18-24 201 87 40.1 32.4-48.4 114 59.9 51.6-67.6
25-34 604 307 47.3 42.5-52.1 297 52.7 47.9-57.5
35-44 794 396 50.7 46.5-54.8 398 49.3 45.2-53.5
45-54 792 470 57.8 53.6-62.0 322 42.2 38.0-46.4
55-64 787 506 62.1 57.8-66.3 281 37.9 33.7-42.2
65-74 563 366 65.1 60.3-69.7 197 34.9 30.3-39.7
75+ 364 223 64.1 58.1-69.8 141 35.9 30.2-41.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 515 210 37.9 32.9-43.1 305 62.1 56.9-67.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,133 541 45.7 42.2-49.2 592 54.3 50.8-57.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,013 615 61.2 57.5-64.7 398 38.8 35.3-42.5
College Graduate 1,447 989 66.3 63.2-69.2 458 33.7 30.8-36.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 296 135 42.7 35.8-49.9 161 57.3 50.1-64.2
$15,000- 24,999 481 237 46.1 40.7-51.6 244 53.9 48.4-59.3
$25,000- 34,999 495 258 48.0 42.8-53.2 237 52.0 46.8-57.2
$35,000- 49,999 655 390 58.9 54.3-63.3 265 41.1 36.7-45.7
$50,000-74,999 648 393 59.0 54.4-63.4 255 41.0 36.6-45.6
$75,000+ 793 524 67.3 63.4-71.1 269 32.7 28.9-36.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,225 723 58.5 55.1-61.8 502 41.5 38.2-44.9
No 2,810 1,597 55.1 52.8-57.3 1,213 44.9 42.7-47.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,439 919 63.6 60.5-66.5 520 36.4 33.5-39.5
Non-Veteran 2,587 1,388 51.9 49.6-54.3 1,199 48.1 45.7-50.4
Currently Serving 86 52 59.3 47.3-70.4 34 40.7 29.6-52.7

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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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