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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 414 60 11.8 8.8-15.7 354 88.2 84.3-91.2
GENDER
Male 171 54 22.2 16.1-29.9 117 77.8 70.1-83.9
Female 243 6 2.1 0.8- 5.6 237 97.9 94.4-99.2
RACE
White 353 58 14.7 11.0-19.5 295 85.3 80.5-89.0
Other 61 2 1.9 0.4- 7.9 59 98.1 92.1-99.6
AGE
18-44 110 8 6.0 2.9-11.9 102 94.0 88.1-97.1
45+ 301 52 17.6 13.2-23.2 249 82.4 76.8-86.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 221 26 9.0 5.7-13.9 195 91.0 86.1-94.3
Some College + 192 34 15.0 10.2-21.6 158 85.0 78.4-89.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 221 36 13.4 9.1-19.4 185 86.6 80.6-90.9
$50,000+ 124 17 12.5 7.5-20.3 107 87.5 79.7-92.5

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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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