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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,694 1,028 20.4 18.9-22.0 1,710 31.5 29.8-33.2 1,788 30.4 28.8-32.1 781 12.6 11.5-13.8 387 5.1 4.4- 5.9
RACE
White 4,362 841 23.0 21.1-25.0 1,418 35.9 33.9-37.9 1,297 27.0 25.3-28.8 505 9.0 8.0-10.1 301 5.1 4.4- 6.0
African American 781 119 17.2 13.9-21.0 193 25.9 22.0-30.3 275 34.5 30.3-39.0 138 16.2 13.3-19.6 56 6.2 4.3- 8.7
Asian 33 9 20.4 9.0-40.1 12 46.0 24.4-69.2 9 29.1 11.6-56.2 2 2.8 0.6-11.3 1 1.7 0.2-11.4
Native American 109 13 16.1 7.0-33.0 27 22.7 14.0-34.6 38 34.1 23.0-47.3 17 17.6 10.0-29.3 14 9.4 5.0-17.1
Other Minorities 382 41 10.4 7.0-15.3 55 13.6 9.9-18.3 159 44.2 37.8-50.8 112 28.5 23.1-34.5 15 3.3 1.7- 6.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 376 39 10.7 7.1-15.8 54 12.4 8.9-17.1 166 45.5 39.1-52.1 107 28.8 23.3-34.9 10 2.6 1.2- 5.4
-English Speaking 104 21 24.6 13.8-40.0 30 25.9 16.9-37.6 34 31.3 20.9-44.0 14 12.5 6.9-21.7 5 5.6 2.0-15.1
-Spanish Speaking 272 18 7.6 4.4-12.8 24 9.5 5.9-14.7 132 48.7 41.3-56.1 93 32.4 26.0-39.5 5 1.9 0.7- 5.2
Non-Hispanic 5,305 987 21.8 20.1-23.5 1,656 34.2 32.4-36.0 1,618 28.3 26.7-30.0 672 10.3 9.4-11.4 372 5.4 4.7- 6.2
AGE
18-24 239 60 30.8 24.0-38.5 82 31.8 25.4-39.1 64 25.4 19.5-32.4 30 11.1 7.4-16.2 3 0.9 0.3- 2.9
25-34 649 155 20.6 17.4-24.3 226 34.8 30.6-39.2 188 30.9 26.7-35.5 72 11.9 9.2-15.4 8 1.8 0.7- 4.2
35-44 1,006 239 23.6 20.6-26.9 357 33.7 30.3-37.2 291 29.7 26.3-33.2 101 9.9 7.8-12.4 18 3.1 1.8- 5.5
45-54 1,143 208 18.4 15.8-21.3 387 34.2 30.8-37.8 352 30.4 27.3-33.8 131 11.1 9.1-13.4 65 5.8 4.3- 7.9
55-64 1,170 173 14.5 12.3-17.1 318 28.0 24.9-31.2 377 31.3 28.2-34.6 181 16.1 13.7-18.8 121 10.1 8.1-12.4
65-74 883 118 14.0 11.4-17.0 217 23.8 20.6-27.2 308 35.4 31.8-39.2 144 16.1 13.4-19.1 96 10.8 8.6-13.5
75+ 582 70 11.6 8.7-15.3 118 21.6 17.7-26.1 200 35.2 30.7-40.0 118 20.0 16.5-24.2 76 11.5 8.9-14.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 927 57 9.6 6.7-13.5 150 15.7 12.5-19.6 302 37.0 32.4-41.9 251 26.2 22.4-30.4 167 11.4 9.2-14.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,712 237 15.2 12.9-17.9 472 30.0 27.0-33.3 616 34.7 31.6-38.0 275 14.3 12.2-16.8 112 5.7 4.4- 7.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,244 236 24.8 21.0-29.0 402 34.1 30.3-38.0 395 27.9 24.6-31.4 146 9.7 7.9-11.9 65 3.5 2.6- 4.7
College Graduate 1,799 495 28.9 26.2-31.8 684 40.3 37.4-43.3 471 23.9 21.5-26.4 106 4.9 3.9- 6.2 43 2.0 1.3- 3.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 464 25 6.5 3.6-11.4 53 11.2 7.8-16.0 132 34.5 27.4-42.3 132 26.8 20.9-33.7 122 20.9 16.1-26.8
$15,000- 24,999 855 75 9.6 7.0-13.0 183 24.0 20.0-28.5 310 37.0 32.4-41.8 185 21.3 17.6-25.4 102 8.2 6.3-10.6
$25,000- 34,999 698 87 14.3 11.0-18.4 203 29.8 25.1-35.1 246 34.0 29.3-39.0 127 17.6 14.3-21.4 35 4.3 2.9- 6.4
$35,000- 49,999 867 153 20.4 16.6-24.8 277 33.7 29.4-38.2 296 32.4 28.4-36.7 105 10.3 8.1-13.1 36 3.2 2.1- 4.8
$50,000-74,999 829 155 22.3 18.4-26.8 315 38.0 33.8-42.4 274 31.0 27.2-35.2 68 7.3 5.3- 9.8 17 1.4 0.8- 2.4
$75,000+ 1,294 401 30.7 27.5-34.1 514 43.1 39.6-46.7 310 21.2 18.7-23.9 50 3.6 2.6- 5.0 19 1.4 0.7- 2.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,986 136 9.0 6.9-11.5 364 20.7 18.1-23.4 625 31.0 28.2-33.8 500 23.6 21.2-26.1 361 15.9 13.8-18.2
No 3,515 858 25.6 23.6-27.8 1,281 35.7 33.5-37.9 1,101 30.2 28.1-32.4 256 7.9 6.7- 9.3 19 0.6 0.3- 1.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,051 350 18.4 16.3-20.8 580 30.4 27.7-33.1 676 32.0 29.4-34.6 285 12.3 10.7-14.1 160 6.9 5.7- 8.4
Non-Veteran 3,628 675 21.1 19.2-23.2 1,125 31.9 29.8-34.0 1,109 29.9 27.9-32.1 492 12.6 11.3-14.1 227 4.5 3.7- 5.4

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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.

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