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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

NC Health and Wellness Trust Fund-WHITE FEMALES

The North Carolina Health and Wellness Trust Fund works to improve the health of the people of North Carolina
by funding programs to reduce youth tobacco use, obesity, and health disparities,
as well as help low-income populations access prescription drugs.

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,491 4,214 29.8 28.6-31.0 10,277 70.2 69.0-71.4
-WHITE FEMALES 6,881 1,979 29.6 28.0-31.3 4,902 70.4 68.7-72.0
AGE
18-24 141 62 41.6 31.8-52.2 79 58.4 47.8-68.2
25-34 571 182 30.5 26.0-35.5 389 69.5 64.5-74.0
35-44 970 277 26.7 23.5-30.2 693 73.3 69.8-76.5
45-54 1,320 374 28.5 25.6-31.6 946 71.5 68.4-74.4
55-64 1,504 435 28.3 25.6-31.1 1,069 71.7 68.9-74.4
65-74 1,292 364 28.7 25.8-31.8 928 71.3 68.2-74.2
75+ 1,037 274 26.4 23.2-29.9 763 73.6 70.1-76.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 741 183 26.2 21.8-31.0 558 73.8 69.0-78.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,945 547 29.1 25.9-32.6 1,398 70.9 67.4-74.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,000 602 31.0 27.9-34.2 1,398 69.0 65.8-72.1
College Graduate 2,180 644 29.8 27.1-32.6 1,536 70.2 67.4-72.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 722 168 22.1 17.9-27.0 554 77.9 73.0-82.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,006 283 29.6 25.2-34.4 723 70.4 65.6-74.8
$25,000- 34,999 700 216 34.8 29.9-40.1 484 65.2 59.9-70.1
$35,000- 49,999 967 296 32.6 28.0-37.5 671 67.4 62.5-72.0
$50,000-74,999 984 316 32.5 28.5-36.7 668 67.5 63.3-71.5
$75,000+ 1,428 405 27.2 24.0-30.7 1,023 72.8 69.3-76.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,591 695 26.3 23.9-28.9 1,896 73.7 71.1-76.1
No 4,262 1,278 31.2 29.1-33.4 2,984 68.8 66.6-70.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 134 40 31.4 22.3-42.1 94 68.6 57.9-77.7
Non-Veteran 6,747 1,939 29.6 27.9-31.3 4,808 70.4 68.7-72.1

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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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