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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Veteran Status-WHITES

Have you ever served on active duty in the United States Armed Forces, either in the regular military
or in a National Guard or military reserve unit?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,828 2,387 14.0 13.2-14.8 13,441 86.0 85.2-86.8
-WHITES 12,284 1,990 14.7 13.9-15.6 10,294 85.3 84.4-86.1
GENDER 12,284 1,990 14.7 13.9-15.6 10,294 85.3 84.4-86.1
Males 4,764 1,848 29.2 27.5-30.9 2,916 70.8 69.1-72.5
Females 7,520 142 1.7 1.4- 2.1 7,378 98.3 97.9-98.6
HISPANIC 12,260 1,984 14.7 13.9-15.6 10,276 85.3 84.4-86.1
Hispanic 113 14 12.1 6.4-21.7 99 87.9 78.3-93.6
Non-Hispanic 12,147 1,970 14.8 13.9-15.7 10,177 85.2 84.3-86.1
AGE 12,210 1,984 14.8 13.9-15.6 10,226 85.2 84.4-86.1
18-24 270 7 3.0 1.0- 8.1 263 97.0 91.9-99.0
25-34 985 85 9.3 7.2-11.9 900 90.7 88.1-92.8
35-44 1,762 159 9.6 8.0-11.4 1,603 90.4 88.6-92.0
45-54 2,353 222 11.8 10.1-13.8 2,131 88.2 86.2-89.9
55-64 2,767 502 21.7 19.8-23.8 2,265 78.3 76.2-80.2
65-74 2,295 510 25.6 23.5-27.9 1,785 74.4 72.1-76.5
75+ 1,778 499 31.5 28.8-34.3 1,279 68.5 65.7-71.2
EDUCATION 12,262 1,989 14.8 13.9-15.6 10,273 85.2 84.4-86.1
Less Than H.S. 1,400 164 9.6 7.9-11.6 1,236 90.4 88.4-92.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,530 558 14.3 12.8-15.9 2,972 85.7 84.1-87.2
Some Post-H.S. 3,311 573 16.1 14.3-18.1 2,738 83.9 81.9-85.7
College Graduate 4,021 694 15.5 14.2-17.0 3,327 84.5 83.0-85.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME 10,628 1,812 15.4 14.5-16.4 8,816 84.6 83.6-85.5
Less than $15,000 1,130 111 8.6 6.5-11.2 1,019 91.4 88.8-93.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,717 286 14.6 12.6-16.9 1,431 85.4 83.1-87.4
$25,000- 34,999 1,233 232 16.1 13.7-18.9 1,001 83.9 81.1-86.3
$35,000- 49,999 1,768 342 17.8 15.5-20.4 1,426 82.2 79.6-84.5
$50,000-74,999 1,902 373 18.4 16.1-21.1 1,529 81.6 78.9-83.9
$75,000+ 2,878 468 14.2 12.7-15.8 2,410 85.8 84.2-87.3
DISABILITY STATUS 12,009 1,944 14.8 14.0-15.7 10,065 85.2 84.3-86.0
Yes 4,561 845 17.5 16.1-19.0 3,716 82.5 81.0-83.9
No 7,448 1,099 13.5 12.5-14.7 6,349 86.5 85.3-87.5

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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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