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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 2,649 19.5 18.5-20.5 12,861 80.5 79.5-81.5
-WHITES 12,068 2,140 22.8 21.6-24.0 9,928 77.2 76.0-78.4
GENDER
Males 4,674 1,766 42.2 40.0-44.3 2,908 57.8 55.7-60.0
Females 7,394 374 5.4 4.5- 6.4 7,020 94.6 93.6-95.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 108 14 14.1 6.6-27.8 94 85.9 72.2-93.4
Non-Hispanic 11,938 2,117 22.9 21.6-24.1 9,821 77.1 75.9-78.4
AGE
18-24 268 64 26.1 19.8-33.4 204 73.9 66.6-80.2
25-34 971 242 31.0 27.4-35.0 729 69.0 65.0-72.6
35-44 1,732 442 29.2 26.6-31.9 1,290 70.8 68.1-73.4
45-54 2,306 416 21.7 19.5-24.0 1,890 78.3 76.0-80.5
55-64 2,722 424 16.7 15.0-18.5 2,298 83.3 81.5-85.0
65-74 2,267 310 14.9 13.2-16.8 1,957 85.1 83.2-86.8
75+ 1,735 238 13.3 11.4-15.4 1,497 86.7 84.6-88.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,361 371 32.0 27.9-36.5 990 68.0 63.5-72.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,445 642 23.9 21.6-26.5 2,803 76.1 73.5-78.4
Some Post-H.S. 3,272 510 20.7 18.5-23.3 2,762 79.3 76.7-81.5
College Graduate 3,970 615 20.9 19.1-22.8 3,355 79.1 77.2-80.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,105 216 23.9 19.7-28.5 889 76.1 71.5-80.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,690 274 21.0 17.5-24.9 1,416 79.0 75.1-82.5
$25,000- 34,999 1,212 228 24.7 20.5-29.5 984 75.3 70.5-79.5
$35,000- 49,999 1,748 290 20.3 17.6-23.3 1,458 79.7 76.7-82.4
$50,000-74,999 1,881 344 23.2 20.5-26.2 1,537 76.8 73.8-79.5
$75,000+ 2,839 570 26.3 23.9-28.8 2,269 73.7 71.2-76.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,507 856 23.6 21.6-25.8 3,651 76.4 74.2-78.4
No 7,446 1,258 22.3 20.8-23.8 6,188 77.7 76.2-79.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,957 639 36.6 33.5-39.7 1,318 63.4 60.3-66.5
Non-Veteran 10,107 1,499 20.4 19.1-21.7 8,608 79.6 78.3-80.9

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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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