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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Don't know/Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,534 10,969 86.5 85.3-87.7 757 6.4 5.6- 7.2 808 7.1 6.1- 8.2
-WHITES 9,975 8,869 89.6 88.5-90.6 532 4.9 4.3- 5.7 574 5.5 4.7- 6.3
GENDER
Male 3,745 3,283 89.0 87.3-90.5 254 6.1 5.0- 7.5 208 4.9 3.9- 6.1
Female 6,230 5,586 90.1 88.6-91.4 278 3.9 3.2- 4.8 366 6.0 4.9- 7.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 123 100 88.3 80.4-93.3 10 4.8 2.3- 9.8 13 6.8 3.2-14.0
Non-Hispanic 9,836 8,758 89.6 88.5-90.6 520 5.0 4.3- 5.8 558 5.4 4.7- 6.3
AGE
18-24 241 207 84.7 76.9-90.2 14 7.5 3.8-14.2 20 7.8 4.2-14.1
25-34 803 730 89.7 86.1-92.4 33 3.6 2.4- 5.4 40 6.8 4.4-10.1
35-44 1,398 1,289 93.3 91.4-94.8 56 3.3 2.3- 4.7 53 3.3 2.3- 4.9
45-54 1,904 1,749 92.5 90.7-94.0 80 4.1 3.0- 5.7 75 3.3 2.5- 4.5
55-64 2,149 1,970 91.6 89.8-93.1 88 4.1 3.0- 5.4 91 4.4 3.3- 5.7
65+ 3,404 2,859 83.8 81.8-85.6 254 7.8 6.5- 9.3 291 8.4 7.0-10.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,066 843 81.8 77.3-85.5 99 8.0 5.8-10.9 124 10.2 7.4-14.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,868 2,483 85.5 82.8-87.8 182 6.2 4.8- 8.0 203 8.3 6.4-10.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,600 2,333 90.0 87.6-92.0 133 5.2 3.7- 7.4 134 4.8 3.6- 6.3
College Graduate 3,432 3,202 94.6 93.5-95.4 118 2.9 2.3- 3.7 112 2.5 1.9- 3.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 881 720 83.3 79.0-86.9 78 8.9 6.4-12.4 83 7.7 5.4-11.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,424 1,236 85.5 81.5-88.8 101 7.0 4.8-10.2 87 7.5 5.1-10.7
$25,000- 34,999 1,004 902 89.9 85.7-92.9 42 4.5 3.0- 6.6 60 5.6 3.2- 9.8
$35,000-49,999 1,355 1,244 92.3 89.9-94.1 55 4.1 2.7- 6.2 56 3.6 2.5- 5.1
$50,000- 74,999 1,469 1,356 93.1 91.0-94.7 59 2.6 1.9- 3.6 54 4.3 2.9- 6.3
$75,000+ 2,381 2,212 93.1 91.0-94.7 90 4.0 2.7- 5.9 79 3.0 2.1- 4.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,463 2,964 85.6 83.2-87.7 232 6.8 5.5- 8.3 267 7.6 5.9- 9.8
No 6,366 5,788 91.5 90.3-92.6 286 4.1 3.3- 5.0 292 4.4 3.7- 5.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,342 1,155 88.2 85.5-90.5 104 7.1 5.3- 9.3 83 4.7 3.4- 6.5
Non-Veteran 7,794 6,979 89.8 88.5-91.0 384 4.7 3.9- 5.6 431 5.5 4.6- 6.5

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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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