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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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Respond.^
Within the past year (<12 months) Within the past 2 years Within the past 5 years 5 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,611 11,931 72.0 70.8-73.1 1,711 12.9 12.1-13.8 945 7.4 6.8- 8.2 902 6.6 5.9- 7.4 122 1.0 0.8- 1.3
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 1,647 1,411 84.3 81.7-86.6 156 10.8 8.9-13.2 45 2.9 2.0- 4.2 30 1.6 1.1- 2.5 5 0.3 0.1- 0.9
AGE
18-24 53 44 83.7 67.9-92.5 8 15.1 6.6-31.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.2 0.2- 8.3
25-34 203 172 84.0 77.1-89.1 20 11.1 6.8-17.5 8 4.0 1.9- 8.0 2 0.6 0.1- 3.0 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0
35-44 281 223 79.5 73.0-84.7 38 13.1 8.9-18.8 12 4.2 2.2- 7.9 7 2.9 1.2- 7.0 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3
45-54 353 303 84.1 78.0-88.7 31 10.2 6.7-15.1 11 4.1 1.7- 9.5 8 1.6 0.8- 3.4 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 308 260 83.2 77.5-87.7 31 11.0 7.4-16.0 7 2.4 1.1- 5.4 9 3.3 1.6- 6.8 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6
65-74 255 232 89.6 83.7-93.5 18 9.2 5.5-15.1 4 1.1 0.4- 3.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8
75+ 175 161 93.5 88.3-96.5 9 4.1 1.8- 8.9 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 4 1.9 0.7- 5.6 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 308 269 88.4 83.2-92.1 26 8.1 5.0-12.9 5 1.6 0.6- 4.3 6 1.5 0.6- 3.8 2 0.5 0.1- 2.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 545 468 83.6 78.4-87.7 46 11.2 7.6-16.2 16 2.6 1.4- 4.6 13 2.2 1.2- 4.2 2 0.4 0.1- 2.4
Some Post-H.S. 410 331 78.2 72.3-83.1 51 14.2 10.3-19.4 18 5.4 3.0- 9.4 10 2.2 1.0- 4.8 0 0.0 . - .
College Graduate 381 340 89.7 85.6-92.8 33 8.2 5.5-12.1 6 1.5 0.6- 3.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 322 265 79.8 73.2-85.1 37 12.9 8.6-18.9 10 3.6 1.7- 7.5 8 3.2 1.4- 7.1 2 0.5 0.1- 2.6
$15,000- 24,999 372 313 81.8 75.4-86.9 35 11.4 7.6-17.0 17 4.9 2.4- 9.6 7 1.8 0.7- 5.0 0 0.0 . - .
$25,000- 34,999 209 179 82.5 74.9-88.1 23 14.3 9.2-21.7 3 1.6 0.5- 5.3 4 1.6 0.5- 5.0 0 0.0 . - .
$35,000- 49,999 193 167 86.2 79.0-91.2 19 10.3 6.0-17.1 2 1.5 0.4- 5.7 4 1.4 0.5- 4.1 1 0.7 0.1- 4.6
$50,000-74,999 165 145 84.0 74.5-90.4 16 12.7 7.0-22.0 4 3.3 1.1- 9.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 140 130 95.1 90.1-97.7 5 1.3 0.5- 3.4 3 2.6 0.8- 8.0 2 0.9 0.2- 4.2 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 645 551 81.3 76.6-85.3 65 12.8 9.5-16.9 15 3.3 1.6- 6.6 11 2.1 1.0- 4.4 3 0.5 0.1- 1.8
No 933 801 85.5 82.2-88.3 85 10.2 7.7-13.3 27 2.7 1.7- 4.1 18 1.4 0.8- 2.4 2 0.2 0.0- 1.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 52 43 80.6 59.5-92.1 6 15.7 5.3-38.5 1 1.1 0.2- 7.6 2 2.6 0.6-10.3 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 1,595 1,368 84.5 81.9-86.7 150 10.6 8.7-13.0 44 3.0 2.1- 4.4 28 1.6 1.0- 2.5 5 0.3 0.1- 0.9

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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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