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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,510 2,649 19.5 18.5-20.5 12,861 80.5 79.5-81.5
-FEMALES 9,641 649 6.1 5.4- 7.0 8,992 93.9 93.0-94.6
RACE
White 7,394 374 5.4 4.5- 6.4 7,020 94.6 93.6-95.5
African American 1,614 209 9.7 8.0-11.7 1,405 90.3 88.3-92.0
Other Minorities 599 61 4.7 3.2- 6.7 538 95.3 93.3-96.8
AGE
18-24 269 15 6.5 3.2-12.7 254 93.5 87.3-96.8
25-34 925 50 6.1 4.3- 8.6 875 93.9 91.4-95.7
35-44 1,469 97 6.4 4.9- 8.3 1,372 93.6 91.7-95.1
45-54 1,836 106 4.6 3.6- 5.8 1,730 95.4 94.2-96.4
55-64 1,980 126 5.7 4.5- 7.1 1,854 94.3 92.9-95.5
65-74 1,722 134 7.4 6.0- 9.2 1,588 92.6 90.8-94.0
75+ 1,364 120 8.2 6.5-10.3 1,244 91.8 89.7-93.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,331 233 13.4 11.0-16.2 1,098 86.6 83.8-89.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,805 178 6.2 4.6- 8.3 2,627 93.8 91.7-95.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,706 124 4.7 3.6- 6.0 2,582 95.3 94.0-96.4
College Graduate 2,780 113 4.3 3.3- 5.6 2,667 95.7 94.4-96.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,232 168 10.9 8.7-13.5 1,064 89.1 86.5-91.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,601 123 7.1 5.2- 9.5 1,478 92.9 90.5-94.8
$25,000- 34,999 1,022 72 6.7 4.9- 9.0 950 93.3 91.0-95.1
$35,000- 49,999 1,284 67 5.3 3.7- 7.6 1,217 94.7 92.4-96.3
$50,000-74,999 1,265 44 4.3 2.9- 6.3 1,221 95.7 93.7-97.1
$75,000+ 1,704 61 5.3 3.4- 8.2 1,643 94.7 91.8-96.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,662 353 9.0 7.5-10.9 3,309 91.0 89.1-92.5
No 5,857 290 4.8 4.0- 5.7 5,567 95.2 94.3-96.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 207 18 6.6 3.7-11.5 189 93.4 88.5-96.3
Non-Veteran 9,434 631 6.1 5.4- 7.0 8,803 93.9 93.0-94.6

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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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