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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 5,380 4,684 81.6 79.4-83.6 696 18.4 16.4-20.6
-MALES 2,056 1,727 77.3 73.4-80.7 329 22.7 19.3-26.6
RACE
White 1,645 1,401 79.1 74.7-83.0 244 20.9 17.0-25.3
African American 303 252 80.4 72.4-86.5 51 19.6 13.5-27.6
Other Minorities 93 65 47.6 30.4-65.5 28 52.4 34.5-69.6
AGE
18-24 15 4 25.4 7.6-58.6 11 74.6 41.4-92.4
25-34 64 19 32.3 17.6-51.6 45 67.7 48.4-82.4
35-44 168 92 56.0 44.4-67.0 76 44.0 33.0-55.6
45-54 378 287 78.7 72.5-83.8 91 21.3 16.2-27.5
55-64 553 501 91.3 87.8-93.9 52 8.7 6.1-12.2
65+ 863 813 95.2 92.6-96.8 50 4.8 3.2- 7.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 352 293 80.7 72.6-86.9 59 19.3 13.1-27.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 636 539 76.2 67.3-83.3 97 23.8 16.7-32.7
Some Post-H.S. 485 408 73.2 65.1-80.0 77 26.8 20.0-34.9
College Graduate 579 483 79.9 74.5-84.4 96 20.1 15.6-25.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 217 172 74.6 63.7-83.1 45 25.4 16.9-36.3
$15,000- 24,999 329 287 80.7 69.0-88.7 42 19.3 11.3-31.0
$25,000- 34,999 241 209 75.8 58.0-87.7 32 24.2 12.3-42.0
$35,000- 49,999 263 230 82.8 74.4-88.8 33 17.2 11.2-25.6
$50,000- 74,999 303 242 69.8 59.2-78.5 61 30.2 21.5-40.8
$75,000+ 460 378 77.1 70.6-82.5 82 22.9 17.5-29.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 910 795 85.8 81.9-89.0 115 14.2 11.0-18.1
No 1,035 845 71.5 65.4-76.9 190 28.5 23.1-34.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 788 710 89.6 85.9-92.4 78 10.4 7.6-14.1
Non-Veteran 1,105 879 70.3 64.7-75.3 226 29.7 24.7-35.3

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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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