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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 5,375 1,676 31.8 29.7-34.0 3,699 68.2 66.0-70.3
-WHITES 4,331 1,327 31.7 29.4-34.2 3,004 68.3 65.8-70.6
GENDER
Male 1,668 365 23.3 19.8-27.3 1,303 76.7 72.7-80.2
Female 2,663 962 39.4 36.4-42.4 1,701 60.6 57.6-63.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 50 14 37.3 16.4-64.2 36 62.7 35.8-83.6
Non-Hispanic 4,273 1,311 31.6 29.3-34.1 2,962 68.4 65.9-70.7
AGE
18-24 113 34 32.2 20.9-46.0 79 67.8 54.0-79.1
25-34 338 124 37.2 30.3-44.8 214 62.8 55.2-69.7
35-44 595 236 36.3 31.1-41.9 359 63.7 58.1-68.9
45-54 780 270 33.9 29.5-38.6 510 66.1 61.4-70.5
55-64 982 301 29.4 25.4-33.7 681 70.6 66.3-74.6
65+ 1,485 354 22.7 19.7-26.0 1,131 77.3 74.0-80.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 444 121 32.8 23.2-44.2 323 67.2 55.8-76.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,220 332 26.3 22.5-30.4 888 73.7 69.6-77.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,136 346 32.6 28.1-37.6 790 67.4 62.4-71.9
College Graduate 1,524 527 34.8 31.2-38.5 997 65.2 61.5-68.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 409 109 28.9 20.4-39.1 300 71.1 60.9-79.6
$15,000- 24,999 638 194 38.2 31.1-45.7 444 61.8 54.3-68.9
$25,000- 34,999 413 116 26.1 19.7-33.8 297 73.9 66.2-80.3
$35,000-49,999 561 169 32.7 26.3-39.9 392 67.3 60.1-73.7
$50,000- 74,999 656 257 36.9 31.4-42.7 399 63.1 57.3-68.6
$75,000+ 1,074 343 31.2 26.9-35.9 731 68.8 64.1-73.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,503 399 28.8 24.8-33.1 1,104 71.2 66.9-75.2
No 2,808 924 32.9 30.1-35.9 1,884 67.1 64.1-69.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 649 136 18.0 13.9-22.9 513 82.0 77.1-86.1
Non-Veteran 3,679 1,191 33.9 31.3-36.6 2,488 66.1 63.4-68.7

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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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