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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Past 12 months 1-2 years 2-5 years 5+ years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,528 9,149 74.4 73.0-75.9 1,210 13.0 12.0-14.2 775 8.4 7.5- 9.4 394 4.1 3.4- 4.9
-MALES 4,241 3,347 72.6 70.1-75.0 423 13.5 11.7-15.5 309 9.2 7.8-10.9 162 4.7 3.6- 6.3
RACE
White 3,479 2,736 72.2 69.5-74.8 339 12.9 11.0-15.0 261 10.0 8.2-12.1 143 4.9 3.8- 6.4
African American 498 418 80.0 73.6-85.1 45 12.0 7.8-18.0 27 6.2 3.9- 9.7 8 1.9 0.6- 5.2
Other Minorities 230 167 61.3 49.1-72.3 34 21.5 13.1-33.0 19 8.3 4.8-13.9 10 8.9 2.6-26.2
AGE
18-24 75 44 59.9 42.7-75.0 20 23.5 12.9-38.9 9 14.7 5.2-35.2 2 1.9 0.4- 8.1
25-34 268 150 52.8 44.3-61.2 52 25.5 18.2-34.5 50 14.1 9.9-19.7 16 7.6 3.8-14.6
35-44 583 380 63.2 57.3-68.8 89 16.1 12.4-20.8 76 12.5 9.4-16.4 38 8.1 4.5-14.3
45-54 920 656 70.9 66.4-74.9 120 14.2 11.2-17.8 83 10.0 7.4-13.4 61 4.9 3.6- 6.8
55-64 1,019 855 84.0 80.5-86.9 80 7.3 5.3-10.0 56 5.4 3.9- 7.5 28 3.4 2.0- 5.5
65+ 1,357 1,248 93.8 92.1-95.1 59 3.0 2.2- 4.0 34 2.6 1.7- 4.0 16 0.7 0.4- 1.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 504 431 84.3 78.9-88.6 30 6.0 3.6- 9.9 25 5.8 3.4- 9.8 18 3.8 1.9- 7.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,185 930 70.4 65.0-75.3 119 15.0 11.2-19.7 86 10.2 6.9-14.9 50 4.4 2.9- 6.6
Some Post-H.S. 996 773 72.3 66.8-77.3 101 11.3 8.5-14.8 80 8.4 6.2-11.3 42 8.0 4.5-13.8
College Graduate 1,547 1,206 71.2 67.4-74.8 172 15.8 12.8-19.5 117 9.9 7.8-12.4 52 3.1 2.2- 4.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 308 245 73.0 63.8-80.5 31 11.3 6.8-18.3 16 9.9 5.4-17.5 16 5.8 2.4-13.4
$15,000- 24,999 580 454 72.1 63.4-79.4 54 9.5 6.0-14.8 39 7.5 4.6-11.9 33 10.9 5.2-21.6
$25,000- 34,999 432 351 73.9 63.4-82.3 36 10.1 6.1-16.2 29 11.7 5.1-24.6 16 4.3 2.2- 8.1
$35,000- 49,999 564 449 76.0 70.0-81.2 50 12.1 8.1-17.8 44 8.5 5.8-12.2 21 3.4 1.9- 5.9
$50,000- 74,999 638 502 70.8 64.4-76.4 72 16.2 11.6-22.3 50 10.8 7.4-15.5 14 2.1 1.0- 4.3
$75,000+ 1,263 983 72.9 68.9-76.6 135 14.0 11.0-17.5 99 8.9 6.9-11.5 46 4.3 2.9- 6.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,416 1,200 81.7 77.9-85.1 112 10.0 7.4-13.5 65 4.5 3.3- 6.2 39 3.7 2.2- 6.1
No 2,570 1,948 68.8 65.5-71.9 284 14.9 12.6-17.6 224 11.0 9.0-13.4 114 5.3 3.7- 7.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,428 1,241 82.5 77.7-86.4 86 7.2 4.9-10.4 77 6.2 4.5- 8.6 24 4.1 1.7- 9.3
Non-Veteran 2,463 1,834 68.8 65.6-71.8 289 15.4 13.1-18.1 210 10.5 8.5-12.9 130 5.3 4.0- 6.9

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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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