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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 677 100 13.9 10.9-17.4 577 86.1 82.6-89.1
GENDER
Male 274 90 25.6 20.1-32.1 184 74.4 67.9-79.9
Female 403 10 2.0 1.0- 3.9 393 98.0 96.1-99.0
RACE
White 462 78 15.0 11.7-18.9 384 85.0 81.1-88.3
Other 213 22 12.4 7.6-19.7 191 87.6 80.3-92.4
AGE
18-44 200 12 7.7 4.0-14.2 188 92.3 85.8-96.0
45+ 467 88 20.2 16.2-24.8 379 79.8 75.2-83.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 182 23 11.1 6.9-17.3 159 88.9 82.7-93.1
Some College + 491 77 15.2 11.6-19.8 414 84.8 80.2-88.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 267 43 14.3 9.9-20.2 224 85.7 79.8-90.1
$50,000+ 316 47 14.9 10.7-20.5 269 85.1 79.5-89.3

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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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