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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Veteran Status-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

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
-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES 729 244 29.1 24.7-34.0 485 70.9 66.0-75.3
AGE 722 241 29.1 24.7-34.0 481 70.9 66.0-75.3
18-24 29 3 13.3 2.9-44.0 26 86.7 56.0-97.1
25-34 69 16 24.2 14.1-38.3 53 75.8 61.7-85.9
35-44 133 39 27.8 19.7-37.7 94 72.2 62.3-80.3
45-54 180 65 29.8 22.3-38.5 115 70.2 61.5-77.7
55-64 155 61 37.7 28.4-48.1 94 62.3 51.9-71.6
65-74 93 28 31.6 21.7-43.5 65 68.4 56.5-78.3
75+ 63 29 59.5 44.2-73.1 34 40.5 26.9-55.8
EDUCATION 726 243 29.2 24.8-34.0 483 70.8 66.0-75.2
Less Than H.S. 130 9 5.3 2.4-11.4 121 94.7 88.6-97.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 289 101 28.9 21.8-37.2 188 71.1 62.8-78.2
Some Post-H.S. 173 87 39.7 31.0-49.2 86 60.3 50.8-69.0
College Graduate 134 46 32.5 23.0-43.5 88 67.5 56.5-77.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME 654 231 31.9 27.1-37.1 423 68.1 62.9-72.9
Less than $15,000 105 15 13.2 6.1-26.3 90 86.8 73.7-93.9
$15,000- 24,999 136 36 19.8 12.6-29.7 100 80.2 70.3-87.4
$25,000- 34,999 94 44 46.9 31.3-63.2 50 53.1 36.8-68.7
$35,000- 49,999 130 62 42.4 32.4-53.2 68 57.6 46.8-67.6
$50,000-74,999 88 37 32.8 22.0-45.7 51 67.2 54.3-78.0
$75,000+ 101 37 36.6 25.5-49.4 64 63.4 50.6-74.5
DISABILITY STATUS 689 235 29.6 25.1-34.6 454 70.4 65.4-74.9
Yes 296 110 36.3 28.4-44.9 186 63.7 55.1-71.6
No 393 125 25.7 20.5-31.6 268 74.3 68.4-79.5

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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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