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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,475 4,605 31.1 29.7-32.5 7,870 68.9 67.5-70.3
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,697 717 36.6 32.8-40.5 980 63.4 59.5-67.2
GENDER 1,697 717 36.6 32.8-40.5 980 63.4 59.5-67.2
Male 557 243 35.1 29.2-41.5 314 64.9 58.5-70.8
Female 1,140 474 37.7 33.0-42.8 666 62.3 57.2-67.0
HISPANIC 1,696 717 36.6 32.8-40.5 979 63.4 59.5-67.2
Hispanic 16 4 12.1 2.4-43.1 12 87.9 56.9-97.6
Non-Hispanic 1,680 713 36.9 33.1-40.9 967 63.1 59.1-66.9
AGE 1,684 712 36.6 32.8-40.6 972 63.4 59.4-67.2
18-24 75 19 25.8 14.6-41.2 56 74.2 58.8-85.4
25-34 183 39 17.1 10.5-26.7 144 82.9 73.3-89.5
35-44 262 71 29.6 22.0-38.5 191 70.4 61.5-78.0
45-54 365 138 39.6 31.7-48.2 227 60.4 51.8-68.3
55-64 386 204 53.4 46.0-60.6 182 46.6 39.4-54.0
65+ 413 241 58.6 50.9-66.0 172 41.4 34.0-49.1
EDUCATION 1,693 714 36.5 32.7-40.5 979 63.5 59.5-67.3
Less Than H.S. 288 195 56.0 45.5-66.0 93 44.0 34.0-54.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 597 261 39.7 33.0-46.8 336 60.3 53.2-67.0
Some Post-H.S. 416 151 34.5 27.1-42.8 265 65.5 57.2-72.9
College Graduate 392 107 21.3 16.4-27.2 285 78.7 72.8-83.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME 1,455 588 35.8 31.9-40.0 867 64.2 60.0-68.1
Less than $15,000 328 211 57.8 48.5-66.6 117 42.2 33.4-51.5
$15,000- 24,999 361 169 46.9 38.6-55.4 192 53.1 44.6-61.4
$25,000- 34,999 189 64 28.8 18.0-42.9 125 71.2 57.1-82.0
$35,000-49,999 201 62 24.8 18.1-33.0 139 75.2 67.0-81.9
$50,000- 74,999 192 48 28.2 19.2-39.4 144 71.8 60.6-80.8
$75,000+ 184 34 13.5 8.5-20.9 150 86.5 79.1-91.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 209 102 55.1 44.7-65.0 107 44.9 35.0-55.3
Non-Veteran 1,351 555 34.0 29.9-38.4 796 66.0 61.6-70.1

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*Data for this table were derived from 2 CDC Core questions and 2 North Carolina questions
in the State-Added Section.

^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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