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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Veteran Staus

Have you ever served on active duty in the United States Armed Forces,
either in the regular military or in a National Guard or military reserve unit?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,828 2,387 14.0 13.2-14.8 13,441 86.0 85.2-86.8
-Buncombe County 345 56 15.6 11.3-21.2 289 84.4 78.8-88.7
GENDER
Male 127 52 33.6 24.4-44.3 75 66.4 55.7-75.6
Female 218 4 1.6 0.6- 4.2 214 98.4 95.8-99.4
RACE
White 311 50 14.9 10.5-20.7 261 85.1 79.3-89.5
Other 32 6 22.8 9.3-45.9 26 77.2 54.1-90.7
AGE
18-44 75 3 6.8 1.8-22.7 72 93.2 77.3-98.2
45+ 269 53 21.7 16.6-28.0 216 78.3 72.0-83.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 115 18 15.6 9.0-25.7 97 84.4 74.3-91.0
Some College + 229 38 15.7 10.5-22.9 191 84.3 77.1-89.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 185 30 15.3 10.0-22.6 155 84.7 77.4-90.0
$50,000+ 123 23 14.2 9.2-21.3 100 85.8 78.7-90.8

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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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