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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Quit Now NC-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,720 1,205 45.1 42.1-48.0 1,515 54.9 52.0-57.9
-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES 160 70 46.6 35.0-58.6 90 53.4 41.4-65.0
AGE
18-24 12 5 34.6 12.5-66.1 7 65.4 33.9-87.5
25-34 18 11 62.3 33.6-84.4 7 37.7 15.6-66.4
35-44 29 14 54.1 33.0-73.8 15 45.9 26.2-67.0
45-54 52 24 48.0 31.4-65.0 28 52.0 35.0-68.6
55-64 28 11 49.1 26.6-71.9 17 50.9 28.1-73.4
65-74 17 3 14.8 4.3-40.2 14 85.2 59.8-95.7
75+ 3 1 18.6 2.0-71.7 2 81.4 28.3-98.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 31 13 47.4 27.0-68.7 18 52.6 31.3-73.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 81 32 44.2 28.5-61.1 49 55.8 38.9-71.5
Some Post-H.S. 37 20 52.9 31.0-73.9 17 47.1 26.1-69.0
College Graduate 11 5 48.2 18.4-79.4 6 51.8 20.6-81.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 33 12 50.4 28.0-72.8 21 49.6 27.2-72.0
$15,000- 24,999 37 14 51.0 27.8-73.8 23 49.0 26.2-72.2
$25,000- 34,999 26 8 21.3 7.5-47.5 18 78.7 52.5-92.5
$35,000- 49,999 25 16 62.5 35.7-83.3 9 37.5 16.7-64.3
$50,000-74,999 15 9 51.7 20.4-81.8 6 48.3 18.2-79.6
$75,000+ 8 5 62.7 27.0-88.4 3 37.3 11.6-73.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 69 27 37.0 22.3-54.7 42 63.0 45.3-77.7
No 87 41 53.2 37.6-68.1 46 46.8 31.9-62.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 50 23 34.7 17.5-57.0 27 65.3 43.0-82.5
Non-Veteran 110 47 50.4 37.1-63.6 63 49.6 36.4-62.9

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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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