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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 2,720 1,205 45.1 42.1-48.0 1,515 54.9 52.0-57.9
-WHITE FEMALES 1,222 582 49.5 45.1-53.8 640 50.5 46.2-54.9
AGE
18-24 31 19 57.5 34.0-78.1 12 42.5 21.9-66.0
25-34 140 78 53.2 42.6-63.5 62 46.8 36.5-57.4
35-44 221 117 53.2 44.9-61.4 104 46.8 38.6-55.1
45-54 315 149 48.9 42.0-55.9 166 51.1 44.1-58.0
55-64 286 116 40.4 33.4-47.9 170 59.6 52.1-66.6
65-74 167 76 39.6 30.9-49.1 91 60.4 50.9-69.1
75+ 54 24 37.0 23.3-53.2 30 63.0 46.8-76.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 180 75 40.5 31.0-50.8 105 59.5 49.2-69.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 437 197 42.7 35.2-50.5 240 57.3 49.5-64.8
Some Post-H.S. 392 198 55.5 48.5-62.2 194 44.5 37.8-51.5
College Graduate 211 112 62.2 53.3-70.4 99 37.8 29.6-46.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 218 95 40.5 31.6-50.0 123 59.5 50.0-68.4
$15,000- 24,999 237 112 51.5 41.7-61.2 125 48.5 38.8-58.3
$25,000- 34,999 140 70 49.3 38.0-60.7 70 50.7 39.3-62.0
$35,000- 49,999 189 95 51.8 41.5-61.9 94 48.2 38.1-58.5
$50,000-74,999 156 78 55.6 45.5-65.2 78 44.4 34.8-54.5
$75,000+ 144 82 54.6 40.0-68.4 62 45.4 31.6-60.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 563 251 45.4 38.8-52.1 312 54.6 47.9-61.2
No 655 331 52.8 47.2-58.4 324 47.2 41.6-52.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 30 9 27.3 12.0-50.9 21 72.7 49.1-88.0
Non-Veteran 1,192 573 49.9 45.5-54.3 619 50.1 45.7-54.5

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*Asked only of current smokers.

^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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