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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,051 6,956 39.8 38.6-41.0 929 7.2 6.6- 7.8 397 3.4 3.0- 4.0 6,769 49.6 48.3-50.9
-WHITES 11,781 5,689 42.3 41.0-43.7 688 7.0 6.3- 7.8 290 3.1 2.6- 3.7 5,114 47.5 46.1-48.9
GENDER
Males 4,563 1,916 35.5 33.6-37.5 238 6.8 5.7- 8.1 104 3.0 2.4- 3.8 2,305 54.6 52.5-56.7
Females 7,218 3,773 48.4 46.7-50.2 450 7.2 6.4- 8.1 186 3.2 2.5- 4.1 2,809 41.2 39.4-43.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 106 35 26.2 16.6-38.8 5 14.3 5.7-31.6 4 1.8 0.6- 5.1 62 57.7 43.4-70.8
Non-Hispanic 11,656 5,642 42.5 41.2-43.8 683 6.9 6.3- 7.7 286 3.1 2.6- 3.7 5,045 47.4 46.0-48.8
AGE
18-24 259 65 23.7 17.9-30.6 28 8.2 5.2-12.7 13 3.6 1.6- 7.8 153 64.5 57.1-71.3
25-34 943 342 34.0 30.4-37.7 100 9.7 7.6-12.2 40 4.8 3.3- 6.8 461 51.6 47.7-55.6
35-44 1,676 601 35.0 32.3-37.9 163 10.4 8.7-12.5 60 4.1 3.0- 5.6 852 50.4 47.5-53.4
45-54 2,264 986 42.5 39.9-45.1 146 6.9 5.6- 8.4 84 3.7 2.8- 4.9 1,048 46.9 44.3-49.5
55-64 2,683 1,353 51.3 49.0-53.6 130 4.9 4.0- 6.1 57 1.9 1.4- 2.6 1,143 41.8 39.5-44.1
65-74 2,223 1,324 59.6 57.1-62.1 71 2.8 2.1- 3.6 26 1.2 0.7- 1.9 802 36.5 34.1-38.9
75+ 1,669 983 58.3 55.3-61.2 44 2.6 1.8- 3.8 10 0.6 0.3- 1.1 632 38.5 35.7-41.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,305 506 32.2 28.6-36.1 41 4.0 2.7- 6.1 21 1.7 0.9- 2.9 737 62.1 58.0-66.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,364 1,545 38.5 35.9-41.1 142 5.6 4.4- 7.2 56 1.9 1.3- 2.7 1,621 54.0 51.2-56.8
Some Post-H.S. 3,204 1,599 42.4 39.9-45.0 190 6.6 5.3- 8.1 79 3.4 2.4- 5.0 1,336 47.6 44.9-50.3
College Graduate 3,888 2,030 48.2 46.1-50.4 313 9.3 8.1-10.7 134 4.3 3.4- 5.3 1,411 38.2 36.0-40.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,072 453 35.6 31.4-40.1 58 6.7 4.5- 9.9 24 2.8 1.4- 5.5 537 54.8 50.0-59.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,649 794 42.7 38.9-46.6 61 3.7 2.7- 5.2 32 3.0 1.8- 4.9 762 50.6 46.6-54.5
$25,000- 34,999 1,185 567 40.0 36.0-44.1 54 5.1 3.5- 7.4 21 1.9 1.2- 3.0 543 53.0 48.7-57.3
$35,000- 49,999 1,712 829 42.0 38.7-45.4 104 8.2 6.3-10.6 36 2.2 1.4- 3.3 743 47.6 44.2-51.1
$50,000-74,999 1,853 915 43.0 39.9-46.2 113 6.9 5.3- 8.8 58 3.1 2.2- 4.2 767 47.0 43.7-50.3
$75,000+ 2,780 1,360 44.6 42.1-47.3 200 7.8 6.5- 9.4 95 4.5 3.3- 6.0 1,125 43.1 40.4-45.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,382 2,147 43.2 41.1-45.4 196 5.1 4.2- 6.2 87 2.4 1.8- 3.2 1,952 49.2 47.0-51.5
No 7,344 3,526 42.1 40.4-43.7 486 7.9 7.0- 8.9 202 3.4 2.8- 4.2 3,130 46.6 44.9-48.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,914 962 46.5 43.4-49.6 71 4.9 3.5- 6.7 24 1.8 1.0- 3.1 857 46.8 43.7-50.0
Non-Veteran 9,863 4,726 41.6 40.2-43.1 617 7.4 6.6- 8.2 266 3.3 2.8- 4.0 4,254 47.6 46.1-49.2

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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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