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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
-WHITES 9,287 7,330 73.8 72.1-75.3 971 12.9 11.7-14.2 641 9.0 7.9-10.2 345 4.3 3.6- 5.1
GENDER
Male 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
Female 5,808 4,594 75.1 73.1-77.0 632 13.0 11.6-14.5 380 8.1 6.9- 9.6 202 3.8 3.1- 4.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 106 78 74.3 59.8-84.9 16 14.4 7.1-27.0 10 10.6 4.4-23.3 2 0.7 0.1- 4.2
Non-Hispanic 9,167 7,240 73.8 72.1-75.3 954 12.9 11.7-14.2 630 8.9 7.8-10.2 343 4.4 3.7- 5.2
AGE
18-24 99 55 53.4 38.0-68.2 24 21.0 12.1-34.0 17 22.9 11.4-40.7 3 2.7 0.8- 8.7
25-34 583 326 52.2 46.2-58.2 120 23.9 18.8-29.8 100 15.6 12.1-19.9 37 8.3 5.2-13.1
35-44 1,262 794 64.3 60.5-67.9 211 16.1 13.5-19.0 157 12.9 10.5-15.7 100 6.8 5.1- 8.9
45-54 1,807 1,311 73.3 70.2-76.1 247 13.8 11.7-16.2 153 8.3 6.5-10.4 96 4.7 3.5- 6.3
55-64 2,131 1,761 82.9 80.5-85.1 183 8.6 7.0-10.6 124 5.4 4.3- 6.8 63 3.1 2.1- 4.4
65+ 3,329 3,027 91.8 90.5-92.9 173 4.8 3.9- 5.8 85 2.5 1.9- 3.3 44 0.9 0.6- 1.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 938 820 85.3 80.5-89.0 54 7.5 4.7-11.7 38 4.2 2.5- 7.0 26 3.1 1.8- 5.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,651 2,135 74.7 71.3-77.7 248 11.0 9.2-13.2 169 9.7 7.3-12.9 99 4.6 3.4- 6.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,370 1,838 73.0 69.5-76.2 260 12.3 10.2-14.7 170 8.9 6.8-11.5 102 5.8 4.1- 8.2
College Graduate 3,316 2,528 71.2 68.7-73.7 407 15.8 13.7-18.2 263 9.5 8.0-11.2 118 3.5 2.7- 4.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 768 624 76.5 70.7-81.5 74 10.1 7.3-13.8 39 9.0 5.8-13.9 31 4.3 2.1- 8.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,285 1,030 76.2 71.2-80.5 118 10.2 7.6-13.5 79 7.5 5.2-10.7 58 6.2 3.4-10.9
$25,000- 34,999 940 752 73.1 66.1-79.0 84 10.0 7.0-14.0 62 10.8 5.9-19.0 42 6.2 4.0- 9.3
$35,000-49,999 1,247 975 74.1 69.7-78.1 124 12.8 9.8-16.4 94 8.8 6.6-11.7 54 4.3 2.9- 6.4
$50,000- 74,999 1,371 1,049 72.0 67.9-75.8 166 14.3 11.3-17.9 119 11.0 8.5-14.1 37 2.8 1.8- 4.2
$75,000+ 2,336 1,793 72.8 69.9-75.6 285 14.0 12.0-16.2 173 9.0 7.1-11.4 85 4.2 3.1- 5.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,169 2,709 82.7 80.2-84.9 243 9.6 7.8-11.7 145 4.9 3.9- 6.2 72 2.8 1.9- 4.1
No 5,661 4,271 69.8 67.7-71.9 674 14.3 12.8-15.9 457 10.8 9.3-12.5 259 5.1 4.2- 6.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,321 1,134 84.4 81.0-87.2 90 6.6 4.9- 8.9 74 6.6 4.7- 9.2 23 2.4 1.3- 4.3
Non-Veteran 7,169 5,549 71.6 69.7-73.5 797 14.0 12.6-15.5 517 9.5 8.2-11.0 306 4.9 4.1- 5.9

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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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