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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 9,711 9,102 92.2 91.1-93.2 609 7.8 6.8- 8.9
-Eastern NC 3,344 3,128 92.8 91.3-94.1 216 7.2 5.9- 8.7
RACE
White 2,183 2,088 95.4 93.5-96.7 95 4.6 3.3- 6.5
African American 857 777 90.0 86.7-92.5 80 10.0 7.5-13.3
Other Minorities 288 248 83.6 76.6-88.9 40 16.4 11.1-23.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 128 106 86.3 78.3-91.6 22 13.7 8.4-21.7
Non-Hispanic 3,202 3,011 93.2 91.6-94.5 191 6.8 5.5- 8.4
AGE
18-24 115 98 84.4 74.2-91.0 17 15.6 9.0-25.8
25-34 338 312 92.6 88.6-95.3 26 7.4 4.7-11.4
35-44 532 508 95.2 92.5-97.0 24 4.8 3.0- 7.5
45-54 641 618 96.3 93.8-97.8 23 3.7 2.2- 6.2
55-64 645 610 95.4 93.4-96.8 35 4.6 3.2- 6.6
65-74 614 577 94.4 92.0-96.1 37 5.6 3.9- 8.0
75+ 431 378 86.5 81.9-90.1 53 13.5 9.9-18.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 524 443 84.4 80.0-88.0 81 15.6 12.0-20.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,029 958 89.5 85.4-92.6 71 10.5 7.4-14.6
Some Post-H.S. 941 904 96.5 94.6-97.7 37 3.5 2.3- 5.4
College Graduate 843 817 97.3 95.5-98.4 26 2.7 1.6- 4.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 492 432 88.2 84.1-91.3 60 11.8 8.7-15.9
$15,000- 24,999 559 508 87.4 81.0-91.8 51 12.6 8.2-19.0
$25,000- 34,999 369 344 92.0 87.2-95.1 25 8.0 4.9-12.8
$35,000- 49,999 447 430 95.3 90.0-97.8 17 4.7 2.2-10.0
$50,000-74,999 443 426 96.2 92.8-98.0 17 3.8 2.0- 7.2
$75,000+ 518 511 98.2 95.4-99.3 7 1.8 0.7- 4.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,327 1,221 92.0 89.7-93.8 106 8.0 6.2-10.3
No 1,941 1,842 93.4 91.3-95.1 99 6.6 4.9- 8.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 107 103 91.3 70.9-97.8 4 8.7 2.2-29.1
Non-Veteran 3,237 3,025 92.9 91.3-94.1 212 7.1 5.9- 8.7

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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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