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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 15,384 5,889 31.7 30.6-32.8 9,495 68.3 67.2-69.4
-WHITES 12,013 4,562 31.8 30.6-33.0 7,451 68.2 67.0-69.4
GENDER
Males 4,649 1,728 30.8 29.0-32.7 2,921 69.2 67.3-71.0
Females 7,364 2,834 32.7 31.2-34.3 4,530 67.3 65.7-68.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 108 57 43.9 31.1-57.7 51 56.1 42.3-68.9
Non-Hispanic 11,885 4,493 31.7 30.5-32.9 7,392 68.3 67.1-69.5
AGE
18-24 265 69 24.3 18.4-31.3 196 75.7 68.7-81.6
25-34 959 189 19.4 16.4-22.8 770 80.6 77.2-83.6
35-44 1,720 397 21.9 19.6-24.3 1,323 78.1 75.7-80.4
45-54 2,295 754 31.5 29.2-33.9 1,541 68.5 66.1-70.8
55-64 2,719 1,158 41.6 39.3-43.9 1,561 58.4 56.1-60.7
65-74 2,259 968 41.4 38.9-43.9 1,291 58.6 56.1-61.1
75+ 1,729 1,006 57.1 54.2-60.0 723 42.9 40.0-45.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,359 854 58.9 54.7-63.0 505 41.1 37.0-45.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,427 1,390 34.6 32.1-37.2 2,037 65.4 62.8-67.9
Some Post-H.S. 3,249 1,233 32.1 29.8-34.5 2,016 67.9 65.5-70.2
College Graduate 3,957 1,077 21.8 20.3-23.5 2,880 78.2 76.5-79.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,106 764 66.9 61.6-71.8 342 33.1 28.2-38.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,688 908 47.9 44.1-51.7 780 52.1 48.3-55.9
$25,000- 34,999 1,202 515 40.3 36.1-44.6 687 59.7 55.4-63.9
$35,000- 49,999 1,734 575 28.8 26.1-31.8 1,159 71.2 68.2-73.9
$50,000-74,999 1,867 515 24.0 21.6-26.6 1,352 76.0 73.4-78.4
$75,000+ 2,829 595 18.9 16.9-21.0 2,234 81.1 79.0-83.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,944 845 37.7 34.8-40.6 1,099 62.3 59.4-65.2
Non-Veteran 10,065 3,716 30.8 29.5-32.2 6,349 69.2 67.8-70.5

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*Data for this table were derived from BRFSS Core Questions and NC State-Added questions

^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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