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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,811 11,627 68.9 67.6-70.1 1,803 9.1 8.6- 9.7 2,381 22.0 20.8-23.2
-WHITES 12,273 9,269 72.8 71.4-74.0 1,439 9.7 9.1-10.4 1,565 17.5 16.3-18.8
GENDER
Males 4,763 3,449 69.7 67.5-71.7 497 7.4 6.6- 8.3 817 22.9 20.9-25.0
Females 7,510 5,820 75.5 73.9-77.1 942 11.8 10.8-12.9 748 12.6 11.3-14.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 113 71 49.6 36.3-62.9 18 14.4 7.8-25.0 24 36.0 22.9-51.7
Non-Hispanic 12,136 9,180 73.0 71.7-74.3 1,418 9.7 9.0-10.4 1,538 17.3 16.1-18.6
AGE
18-24 270 169 60.7 53.0-67.9 12 2.9 1.6- 5.4 89 36.4 29.3-44.1
25-34 985 636 63.8 59.9-67.5 84 7.6 5.8- 9.8 265 28.6 25.1-32.4
35-44 1,761 1,259 72.6 70.0-75.1 148 8.2 6.8- 9.9 354 19.2 17.0-21.5
45-54 2,353 1,721 73.8 71.5-76.0 275 10.8 9.4-12.4 357 15.4 13.6-17.4
55-64 2,768 2,207 80.5 78.7-82.3 301 10.7 9.4-12.2 260 8.7 7.6-10.1
65-74 2,293 1,838 80.8 78.8-82.6 307 13.0 11.5-14.7 148 6.2 5.1- 7.5
75+ 1,769 1,387 77.9 75.4-80.3 304 17.5 15.3-19.9 78 4.6 3.5- 6.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,397 1,021 66.6 62.3-70.6 181 10.3 8.5-12.5 195 23.0 19.2-27.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,525 2,652 69.8 67.0-72.5 394 8.8 7.7-10.1 479 21.4 18.8-24.3
Some Post-H.S. 3,309 2,477 72.3 69.7-74.8 410 10.2 9.0-11.6 422 17.5 15.2-20.1
College Graduate 4,019 3,104 77.4 75.6-79.1 450 9.8 8.8-11.1 465 12.7 11.4-14.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,128 817 70.3 65.2-75.0 151 10.2 8.2-12.6 160 19.5 15.0-24.9
$15,000- 24,999 1,713 1,282 69.2 65.2-72.9 189 8.6 7.2-10.4 242 22.2 18.6-26.3
$25,000- 34,999 1,233 931 69.4 64.8-73.6 128 8.8 7.0-11.0 174 21.8 17.7-26.6
$35,000- 49,999 1,767 1,334 72.8 69.5-75.9 197 9.4 7.8-11.3 236 17.7 14.9-20.9
$50,000-74,999 1,900 1,451 73.6 70.4-76.6 207 9.8 8.1-11.7 242 16.6 13.9-19.8
$75,000+ 2,879 2,229 76.8 74.6-79.0 333 9.9 8.6-11.3 317 13.3 11.5-15.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,555 3,406 72.2 70.0-74.3 733 14.4 13.1-15.8 416 13.4 11.5-15.5
No 7,445 5,666 73.1 71.4-74.6 680 7.6 6.9- 8.4 1,099 19.4 17.8-21.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,989 1,454 71.2 68.1-74.1 275 11.7 10.1-13.5 260 17.2 14.5-20.2
Non-Veteran 10,280 7,814 73.0 71.6-74.4 1,163 9.4 8.7-10.1 1,303 17.6 16.3-19.0

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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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