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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Doctor Worksite School Media Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 900 113 12.4 9.7-15.8 77 7.0 5.3- 9.3 13 2.1 1.1- 3.9 697 78.5 74.6-81.9 . .
-Eastern NC 402 38 9.6 6.6-13.8 27 5.7 3.6- 8.9 5 1.4 0.5- 3.7 257 62.7 56.4-68.6 75 20.6 15.8-26.3
GENDER
Male 150 13 7.4 3.7-14.2 6 4.3 1.6-11.0 1 1.0 0.1- 7.1 105 67.1 57.0-75.7 25 20.2 13.2-29.6
Female 252 25 11.7 7.5-17.8 21 7.0 4.4-11.0 4 1.8 0.6- 5.0 152 58.6 50.6-66.2 50 20.9 15.0-28.5
RACE
White 299 24 7.8 4.8-12.2 21 5.8 3.5- 9.5 4 1.6 0.5- 4.6 192 62.8 55.5-69.7 58 22.0 16.2-29.0
African American 68 6 11.0 4.1-26.2 3 2.1 0.6- 6.9 1 1.5 0.2-10.2 46 69.2 54.2-81.0 12 16.2 8.3-29.1
Other Minorities 32 8 25.4 11.5-47.2 3 12.7 2.9-41.6 0 0.0 . - . 17 48.5 28.0-69.4 4 13.4 3.7-38.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 9 3 32.6 9.3-69.5 1 23.1 3.5-71.3 0 0.0 . - . 3 27.6 6.9-66.1 2 16.7 3.3-53.8
Non-Hispanic 392 35 8.9 6.0-13.1 26 5.1 3.3- 8.0 5 1.5 0.6- 3.8 254 64.1 57.8-70.0 72 20.3 15.5-26.2
AGE
18-24 19 1 5.9 0.8-32.4 1 6.3 0.9-33.9 2 4.4 1.0-17.0 8 47.5 23.5-72.7 7 35.9 15.8-62.7
25-34 57 6 9.4 4.1-20.2 6 6.3 2.6-14.3 1 2.7 0.4-16.7 32 64.3 48.4-77.6 12 17.3 8.1-33.1
35-44 64 8 13.1 5.9-26.7 7 10.5 4.3-23.6 1 1.9 0.3-12.5 26 38.9 26.3-53.3 22 35.5 23.3-50.0
45-54 121 11 9.9 4.9-19.1 8 4.2 1.9- 9.2 0 0.0 . - . 82 69.7 59.1-78.5 20 16.2 9.9-25.4
55-64 82 6 9.3 3.5-22.4 4 5.0 1.8-12.7 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 63 75.1 61.9-84.9 8 10.0 4.4-21.3
65-74 44 5 7.3 2.8-17.5 1 0.7 0.1- 5.1 0 0.0 . - . 33 77.6 59.6-89.0 5 14.5 5.2-34.2
75+ 14 1 12.9 1.8-53.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 12 81.4 46.2-95.7 1 5.8 0.8-32.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 52 5 8.0 2.6-21.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 38 63.8 44.6-79.5 9 28.2 14.0-48.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 136 9 7.6 3.6-15.3 8 5.7 2.4-12.9 0 0.0 . - . 96 67.6 56.6-76.9 23 19.1 11.8-29.6
Some Post-H.S. 134 16 11.9 6.6-20.6 13 7.2 3.7-13.6 3 3.0 0.9- 9.2 73 56.6 45.7-66.9 29 21.3 13.8-31.5
College Graduate 79 8 10.3 4.7-21.2 6 6.7 2.7-15.6 2 2.3 0.5- 9.9 49 64.6 51.4-75.9 14 16.1 8.8-27.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 48 2 3.6 0.8-15.0 2 2.5 0.5-11.1 0 0.0 . - . 31 67.1 48.7-81.5 13 26.8 14.1-45.0
$15,000- 24,999 79 7 10.9 4.5-24.0 7 9.5 3.8-21.7 2 2.9 0.7-11.1 53 66.5 52.5-78.1 10 10.2 4.8-20.7
$25,000- 34,999 62 7 8.3 3.6-18.0 1 0.7 0.1- 4.6 1 3.2 0.4-19.2 40 62.4 46.3-76.2 13 25.5 13.6-42.5
$35,000- 49,999 79 5 4.1 1.5-11.1 8 7.9 3.3-17.7 0 0.0 . - . 49 66.1 51.9-77.9 17 21.9 12.5-35.7
$50,000-74,999 50 8 15.3 7.2-29.6 6 7.9 3.2-18.2 0 0.0 . - . 28 51.5 34.8-67.9 8 25.3 11.2-47.6
$75,000+ 46 5 16.0 6.1-35.8 2 3.6 0.8-14.1 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4 30 57.8 40.5-73.4 8 21.7 10.3-40.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 150 14 10.4 5.4-19.0 9 5.9 2.5-13.3 0 0.0 . - . 102 65.6 54.8-74.9 25 18.2 11.1-28.4
No 245 24 9.5 6.0-14.7 18 5.7 3.3- 9.7 5 2.2 0.9- 5.7 151 61.5 53.4-68.9 47 21.1 15.2-28.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 69 8 10.6 4.4-23.6 5 8.3 2.9-21.2 0 0.0 . - . 44 59.9 44.0-73.9 12 21.2 10.8-37.5
Non-Veteran 333 30 9.3 6.2-13.8 22 4.9 3.1- 7.6 5 1.9 0.7- 4.8 213 63.6 57.0-69.7 63 20.4 15.4-26.5

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*Asked only of respondents who reported smoking daily or occasionally.

^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.

** 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.

***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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

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