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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 13,252 1,706 12.9 11.9-14.0 11,546 87.1 86.0-88.1
-WHITES 10,475 1,331 12.9 11.7-14.1 9,144 87.1 85.9-88.3
GENDER
Male 3,954 413 11.6 10.0-13.4 3,541 88.4 86.6-90.0
Female 6,521 918 14.0 12.4-15.7 5,603 86.0 84.3-87.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 130 10 7.7 3.1-17.6 120 92.3 82.4-96.9
Non-Hispanic 10,328 1,318 12.9 11.8-14.2 9,010 87.1 85.8-88.2
AGE
18-24 261 49 17.3 11.6-25.0 212 82.7 75.0-88.4
25-34 856 125 17.2 13.5-21.6 731 82.8 78.4-86.5
35-44 1,483 187 11.2 9.3-13.5 1,296 88.8 86.5-90.7
45-54 1,985 268 12.5 10.4-14.8 1,717 87.5 85.2-89.6
55-64 2,233 307 11.7 10.1-13.5 1,926 88.3 86.5-89.9
65+ 3,572 391 10.1 8.8-11.5 3,181 89.9 88.5-91.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,159 195 17.9 13.8-22.8 964 82.1 77.2-86.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,048 370 12.4 10.5-14.6 2,678 87.6 85.4-89.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,694 355 13.1 11.0-15.5 2,339 86.9 84.5-89.0
College Graduate 3,562 410 11.6 9.7-13.8 3,152 88.4 86.2-90.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 925 184 19.5 15.1-24.9 741 80.5 75.1-84.9
$15,000- 24,999 1,497 228 17.3 12.9-22.7 1,269 82.7 77.3-87.1
$25,000- 34,999 1,059 127 13.1 9.7-17.6 932 86.9 82.4-90.3
$35,000-49,999 1,405 156 10.7 8.1-13.9 1,249 89.3 86.1-91.9
$50,000- 74,999 1,509 188 14.4 11.4-18.0 1,321 85.6 82.0-88.6
$75,000+ 2,478 257 9.6 8.1-11.2 2,221 90.4 88.8-91.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,568 662 18.0 15.9-20.3 2,906 82.0 79.7-84.1
No 6,356 616 10.7 9.5-12.1 5,740 89.3 87.9-90.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,412 145 10.1 8.1-12.6 1,267 89.9 87.4-91.9
Non-Veteran 8,184 1,069 13.3 11.9-14.8 7,115 86.7 85.2-88.1

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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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