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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,787 9,049 91.1 90.1-92.0 738 8.9 8.0- 9.9
-Eastern NC 3,331 3,072 91.5 90.0-92.8 259 8.5 7.2-10.0
RACE
White 2,184 2,056 94.4 92.9-95.6 128 5.6 4.4- 7.1
African American 845 757 89.8 87.1-92.1 88 10.2 7.9-12.9
Other Minorities 296 254 79.5 70.6-86.2 42 20.5 13.8-29.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 140 112 73.2 60.9-82.8 28 26.8 17.2-39.1
Non-Hispanic 3,183 2,954 93.0 91.7-94.0 229 7.0 6.0- 8.3
AGE
18-24 149 122 82.9 74.0-89.2 27 17.1 10.8-26.0
25-34 422 395 92.4 88.3-95.1 27 7.6 4.9-11.7
35-44 519 492 95.3 92.8-97.0 27 4.7 3.0- 7.2
45-54 663 623 94.7 92.4-96.3 40 5.3 3.7- 7.6
55-64 649 605 92.1 89.0-94.4 44 7.9 5.6-11.0
65-74 504 464 92.6 89.2-95.0 40 7.4 5.0-10.8
75+ 396 344 86.9 82.3-90.5 52 13.1 9.5-17.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 514 441 83.7 78.6-87.7 73 16.3 12.3-21.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,071 963 88.7 85.2-91.4 108 11.3 8.6-14.8
Some Post-H.S. 919 862 94.2 91.9-95.9 57 5.8 4.1- 8.1
College Graduate 825 804 97.3 95.5-98.4 21 2.7 1.6- 4.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 496 430 83.4 78.1-87.7 66 16.6 12.3-21.9
$15,000- 24,999 609 548 87.8 83.0-91.4 61 12.2 8.6-17.0
$25,000- 34,999 424 391 92.8 89.3-95.2 33 7.2 4.8-10.7
$35,000- 49,999 460 442 96.8 94.4-98.2 18 3.2 1.8- 5.6
$50,000-74,999 416 403 97.7 95.6-98.8 13 2.3 1.2- 4.4
$75,000+ 390 386 99.3 97.5-99.8 4 0.7 0.2- 2.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,245 1,126 88.7 85.8-91.0 119 11.3 9.0-14.2
No 2,009 1,877 92.9 91.0-94.5 132 7.1 5.5- 9.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 117 111 96.9 93.0-98.7 6 3.1 1.3- 7.0
Non-Veteran 3,212 2,959 91.3 89.7-92.7 253 8.7 7.3-10.3

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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.

** 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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