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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 9,711 9,102 92.2 91.1-93.2 609 7.8 6.8- 8.9
-FEMALES 9,711 9,102 92.2 91.1-93.2 609 7.8 6.8- 8.9
RACE
White 7,435 7,069 94.4 93.2-95.4 366 5.6 4.6- 6.8
African American 1,637 1,488 88.9 86.1-91.2 149 11.1 8.8-13.9
Other Minorities 602 512 81.3 75.1-86.3 90 18.7 13.7-24.9
AGE
18-24 270 217 76.2 68.3-82.7 53 23.8 17.3-31.7
25-34 933 870 92.9 90.3-94.9 63 7.1 5.1- 9.7
35-44 1,485 1,425 95.9 94.4-97.0 60 4.1 3.0- 5.6
45-54 1,864 1,804 96.4 94.9-97.4 60 3.6 2.6- 5.1
55-64 1,994 1,910 96.1 94.9-97.0 84 3.9 3.0- 5.1
65-74 1,726 1,617 93.7 92.0-95.0 109 6.3 5.0- 8.0
75+ 1,360 1,184 85.7 82.9-88.1 176 14.3 11.9-17.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,337 1,127 82.7 79.2-85.7 210 17.3 14.3-20.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,830 2,614 89.0 86.2-91.3 216 11.0 8.7-13.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,724 2,615 95.0 92.9-96.5 109 5.0 3.5- 7.1
College Graduate 2,799 2,727 96.6 95.0-97.7 72 3.4 2.3- 5.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,233 1,074 85.2 80.5-88.9 159 14.8 11.1-19.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,611 1,466 88.9 85.9-91.4 145 11.1 8.6-14.1
$25,000- 34,999 1,026 978 94.1 91.1-96.2 48 5.9 3.8- 8.9
$35,000- 49,999 1,294 1,242 93.4 90.0-95.7 52 6.6 4.3-10.0
$50,000-74,999 1,273 1,235 95.5 92.6-97.3 38 4.5 2.7- 7.4
$75,000+ 1,721 1,698 96.7 93.0-98.5 23 3.3 1.5- 7.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,671 3,388 91.2 89.0-93.0 283 8.8 7.0-11.0
No 5,843 5,544 92.9 91.5-94.1 299 7.1 5.9- 8.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 208 197 94.1 85.7-97.7 11 5.9 2.3-14.3
Non-Veteran 9,503 8,905 92.2 91.0-93.2 598 7.8 6.8- 9.0

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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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