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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 15,708 7,559 40.4 39.2-41.5 8,149 59.6 58.5-60.8
-WHITES 12,201 6,208 42.8 41.5-44.1 5,993 57.2 55.9-58.5
GENDER
Males 4,727 2,274 39.3 37.3-41.3 2,453 60.7 58.7-62.7
Females 7,474 3,934 45.9 44.2-47.6 3,540 54.1 52.4-55.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 110 47 33.5 22.7-46.4 63 66.5 53.6-77.3
Non-Hispanic 12,068 6,146 42.8 41.5-44.1 5,922 57.2 55.9-58.5
AGE
18-24 265 65 25.6 19.5-32.9 200 74.4 67.1-80.5
25-34 977 276 26.5 23.3-29.9 701 73.5 70.1-76.7
35-44 1,752 534 30.8 28.2-33.6 1,218 69.2 66.4-71.8
45-54 2,343 879 37.4 34.9-39.9 1,464 62.6 60.1-65.1
55-64 2,748 1,450 52.7 50.4-55.0 1,298 47.3 45.0-49.6
65-74 2,278 1,565 69.8 67.5-72.1 713 30.2 27.9-32.5
75+ 1,765 1,403 81.2 78.9-83.3 362 18.8 16.7-21.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,385 745 41.6 37.8-45.5 640 58.4 54.5-62.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,498 1,748 38.9 36.4-41.4 1,750 61.1 58.6-63.6
Some Post-H.S. 3,295 1,641 42.6 40.0-45.2 1,654 57.4 54.8-60.0
College Graduate 4,000 2,060 46.3 44.2-48.4 1,940 53.7 51.6-55.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,118 547 38.9 34.6-43.3 571 61.1 56.7-65.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,703 910 41.6 38.1-45.2 793 58.4 54.8-61.9
$25,000- 34,999 1,226 643 42.9 38.9-47.1 583 57.1 52.9-61.1
$35,000- 49,999 1,755 869 41.2 38.0-44.5 886 58.8 55.5-62.0
$50,000-74,999 1,894 917 41.1 38.0-44.2 977 58.9 55.8-62.0
$75,000+ 2,863 1,408 44.0 41.5-46.6 1,455 56.0 53.4-58.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,534 2,630 49.5 47.3-51.8 1,904 50.5 48.2-52.7
No 7,429 3,475 40.0 38.4-41.6 3,954 60.0 58.4-61.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,975 1,227 56.7 53.6-59.8 748 43.3 40.2-46.4
Non-Veteran 10,222 4,980 40.3 38.9-41.8 5,242 59.7 58.2-61.1

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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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