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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,510 460 4.0 3.5- 4.6 15,050 96.0 95.4-96.5
-Eastern NC 5,199 144 3.8 3.0- 4.7 5,055 96.2 95.3-97.0
GENDER
Male 1,880 118 6.6 5.2- 8.3 1,762 93.4 91.7-94.8
Female 3,319 26 1.1 0.6- 1.9 3,293 98.9 98.1-99.4
RACE
White 3,495 99 3.9 3.0- 5.0 3,396 96.1 95.0-97.0
African American 1,194 31 2.7 1.7- 4.2 1,163 97.3 95.8-98.3
Other Minorities 484 13 5.1 2.7- 9.3 471 94.9 90.7-97.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 221 6 3.9 1.5- 9.9 215 96.1 90.1-98.5
Non-Hispanic 4,958 138 3.8 3.0- 4.7 4,820 96.2 95.3-97.0
AGE
18-24 183 6 4.0 1.7- 8.8 177 96.0 91.2-98.3
25-34 519 26 5.1 3.3- 8.0 493 94.9 92.0-96.7
35-44 808 25 5.1 3.3- 7.8 783 94.9 92.2-96.7
45-54 996 27 3.0 1.9- 4.7 969 97.0 95.3-98.1
55-64 1,076 35 3.3 2.3- 4.7 1,041 96.7 95.3-97.7
65-74 930 18 3.1 1.9- 5.0 912 96.9 95.0-98.1
75+ 655 6 0.4 0.1- 0.9 649 99.6 99.1-99.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 823 16 3.7 2.0- 7.0 807 96.3 93.0-98.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,603 43 3.6 2.3- 5.4 1,560 96.4 94.6-97.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,405 33 2.6 1.8- 3.9 1,372 97.4 96.1-98.2
College Graduate 1,355 52 5.3 3.8- 7.4 1,303 94.7 92.6-96.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 675 10 2.4 1.1- 5.0 665 97.6 95.0-98.9
$15,000- 24,999 839 28 3.5 2.0- 6.3 811 96.5 93.7-98.0
$25,000- 34,999 579 16 4.8 2.5- 8.9 563 95.2 91.1-97.5
$35,000- 49,999 742 22 3.9 2.3- 6.4 720 96.1 93.6-97.7
$50,000-74,999 764 17 2.5 1.3- 4.9 747 97.5 95.1-98.7
$75,000+ 926 42 5.5 3.9- 7.7 884 94.5 92.3-96.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,068 53 4.2 2.9- 6.1 2,015 95.8 93.9-97.1
No 3,047 87 3.5 2.7- 4.5 2,960 96.5 95.5-97.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 935 61 7.0 5.1- 9.6 874 93.0 90.4-94.9
Non-Veteran 4,261 83 3.0 2.3- 4.0 4,178 97.0 96.0-97.7

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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.

**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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