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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Veteran Staus

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
-New Hanover County 371 64 15.2 11.3-20.0 307 84.8 80.0-88.7
GENDER
Male 146 61 27.9 20.1-37.4 85 72.1 62.6-79.9
Female 225 3 1.4 0.4- 4.5 222 98.6 95.5-99.6
RACE
White 319 55 16.2 11.9-21.6 264 83.8 78.4-88.1
Other 49 8 10.3 4.4-22.5 41 89.7 77.5-95.6
AGE
18-44 82 7 7.4 3.1-17.0 75 92.6 83.0-96.9
45+ 287 56 20.3 15.3-26.5 231 79.7 73.5-84.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 104 18 12.9 7.3-21.6 86 87.1 78.4-92.7
Some College + 266 46 16.1 11.5-22.2 220 83.9 77.8-88.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 34 17.0 11.3-24.7 128 83.0 75.3-88.7
$50,000+ 161 24 15.0 9.5-22.9 137 85.0 77.1-90.5

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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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