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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 5,375 1,676 31.8 29.7-34.0 3,699 68.2 66.0-70.3
-FEMALES 3,324 1,201 38.9 36.2-41.7 2,123 61.1 58.3-63.8
RACE
White 2,663 962 39.4 36.4-42.4 1,701 60.6 57.6-63.6
African American 469 183 39.3 32.7-46.4 286 60.7 53.6-67.3
Other Minorities 180 54 29.4 19.4-41.9 126 70.6 58.1-80.6
AGE
18-24 90 32 34.2 22.4-48.5 58 65.8 51.5-77.6
25-34 301 119 42.2 34.7-50.1 182 57.8 49.9-65.3
35-44 505 230 47.3 41.0-53.8 275 52.7 46.2-59.0
45-54 577 245 42.4 36.8-48.2 332 57.6 51.8-63.2
55-64 732 264 37.0 32.1-42.2 468 63.0 57.8-67.9
65+ 1,079 299 28.4 24.5-32.6 780 71.6 67.4-75.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 396 118 31.7 23.5-41.2 278 68.3 58.8-76.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 981 293 30.2 25.7-35.2 688 69.8 64.8-74.3
Some Post-H.S. 877 327 40.0 34.7-45.6 550 60.0 54.4-65.3
College Graduate 1,065 462 47.7 43.2-52.1 603 52.3 47.9-56.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 435 136 33.2 25.3-42.3 299 66.8 57.7-74.7
$15,000- 24,999 556 186 40.0 32.1-48.3 370 60.0 51.7-67.9
$25,000- 34,999 339 96 31.7 24.4-40.1 243 68.3 59.9-75.6
$35,000- 49,999 416 152 36.0 29.4-43.2 264 64.0 56.8-70.6
$50,000- 74,999 469 226 51.2 44.2-58.2 243 48.8 41.8-55.8
$75,000+ 598 262 45.0 39.5-50.6 336 55.0 49.4-60.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,206 361 33.5 28.9-38.4 845 66.5 61.6-71.1
No 2,097 833 41.3 38.0-44.7 1,264 58.7 55.3-62.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 68 22 33.9 20.5-50.6 46 66.1 49.4-79.5
Non-Veteran 3,255 1,179 39.0 36.3-41.8 2,076 61.0 58.2-63.7

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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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