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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 15,510 460 4.0 3.5- 4.6 15,050 96.0 95.4-96.5
-MALES 5,870 383 7.1 6.2- 8.1 5,487 92.9 91.9-93.8
RACE
White 4,676 317 8.0 6.9- 9.2 4,359 92.0 90.8-93.1
African American 705 43 5.3 3.5- 8.0 662 94.7 92.0-96.5
Other Minorities 466 21 4.6 2.8- 7.4 445 95.4 92.6-97.2
AGE
18-24 200 21 8.4 5.0-13.5 179 91.6 86.5-95.0
25-34 559 46 6.6 4.7- 9.2 513 93.4 90.8-95.3
35-44 936 70 7.4 5.6- 9.6 866 92.6 90.4-94.4
45-54 1,170 79 7.4 5.6- 9.7 1,091 92.6 90.3-94.4
55-64 1,341 94 8.1 6.3-10.4 1,247 91.9 89.6-93.7
65-74 979 52 6.0 4.4- 8.2 927 94.0 91.8-95.6
75+ 660 20 2.6 1.5- 4.4 640 97.4 95.6-98.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 872 46 5.6 3.8- 8.1 826 94.4 91.9-96.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,729 103 6.0 4.6- 7.9 1,626 94.0 92.1-95.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,349 94 8.3 6.3-11.0 1,255 91.7 89.0-93.7
College Graduate 1,906 140 8.0 6.5- 9.7 1,766 92.0 90.3-93.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 512 33 8.2 4.9-13.5 479 91.8 86.5-95.1
$15,000- 24,999 883 45 4.7 3.1- 6.9 838 95.3 93.1-96.9
$25,000- 34,999 629 48 9.4 6.5-13.4 581 90.6 86.6-93.5
$35,000- 49,999 883 40 5.5 3.6- 8.2 843 94.5 91.8-96.4
$50,000-74,999 954 57 6.1 4.3- 8.5 897 93.9 91.5-95.7
$75,000+ 1,481 127 9.0 7.1-11.2 1,354 91.0 88.8-92.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,147 131 7.5 6.0- 9.3 2,016 92.5 90.7-94.0
No 3,634 245 6.9 5.8- 8.2 3,389 93.1 91.8-94.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,144 149 8.1 6.6-10.0 1,995 91.9 90.0-93.4
Non-Veteran 3,719 233 6.7 5.6- 7.9 3,486 93.3 92.1-94.4

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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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