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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Veteran Status-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
-MALES 5,988 2,176 26.7 25.2-28.2 3,812 73.3 71.8-74.8
RACE 5,965 2,167 26.6 25.1-28.2 3,798 73.4 71.8-74.9
White 4,764 1,848 29.2 27.5-30.9 2,916 70.8 69.1-72.5
African American 729 244 29.1 24.7-34.0 485 70.9 66.0-75.3
Other Minorities 472 75 10.8 7.8-14.9 397 89.2 85.1-92.2
AGE 5,956 2,167 26.7 25.2-28.2 3,789 73.3 71.8-74.8
18-24 202 11 6.7 3.0-14.1 191 93.3 85.9-97.0
25-34 565 101 16.7 13.3-20.7 464 83.3 79.3-86.7
35-44 955 170 16.5 13.9-19.5 785 83.5 80.5-86.1
45-54 1,199 263 23.3 20.4-26.6 936 76.7 73.4-79.6
55-64 1,365 564 41.8 38.5-45.1 801 58.2 54.9-61.5
65-74 995 531 51.3 47.6-55.0 464 48.7 45.0-52.4
75+ 675 527 78.3 74.2-81.9 148 21.7 18.1-25.8
EDUCATION 5,976 2,174 26.7 25.2-28.3 3,802 73.3 71.7-74.8
Less Than H.S. 900 180 9.2 7.5-11.2 720 90.8 88.8-92.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,773 658 27.3 24.4-30.4 1,115 72.7 69.6-75.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,369 630 35.6 32.0-39.3 739 64.4 60.7-68.0
College Graduate 1,934 706 28.8 26.4-31.4 1,228 71.2 68.6-73.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME 5,439 1,989 27.2 25.6-28.8 3,450 72.8 71.2-74.4
Less than $15,000 529 123 12.1 9.1-16.0 406 87.9 84.0-90.9
$15,000- 24,999 904 319 20.6 17.4-24.2 585 79.4 75.8-82.6
$25,000- 34,999 647 277 32.0 26.7-37.7 370 68.0 62.3-73.3
$35,000- 49,999 893 393 37.3 33.2-41.7 500 62.7 58.3-66.8
$50,000-74,999 963 396 33.9 29.8-38.1 567 66.1 61.9-70.2
$75,000+ 1,503 481 25.2 22.6-28.1 1,022 74.8 71.9-77.4
DISABILITY STATUS 5,800 2,119 27.0 25.4-28.6 3,681 73.0 71.4-74.6
Yes 2,169 932 34.2 31.4-37.2 1,237 65.8 62.8-68.6
No 3,631 1,187 23.7 21.9-25.6 2,444 76.3 74.4-78.1

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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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