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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 12,516 11,479 89.6 88.4-90.6 291 3.5 2.9- 4.2 746 7.0 6.1- 8.0
-WHITES 9,961 9,324 93.5 92.6-94.4 169 2.0 1.5- 2.6 468 4.5 3.8- 5.2
GENDER
Male 3,737 3,421 91.7 90.1-93.1 84 2.5 1.8- 3.5 232 5.7 4.6- 7.2
Female 6,224 5,903 95.2 94.1-96.0 85 1.5 1.0- 2.3 236 3.3 2.6- 4.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 123 109 80.6 62.3-91.3 3 7.7 1.6-30.0 11 11.7 4.6-27.0
Non-Hispanic 9,822 9,203 93.9 93.0-94.6 165 1.9 1.5- 2.4 454 4.3 3.6- 5.0
AGE
18-24 241 214 90.8 85.9-94.0 9 4.0 1.9- 8.0 18 5.3 3.1- 8.9
25-34 803 752 91.0 87.3-93.7 16 2.7 1.5- 4.6 35 6.3 4.0- 9.9
35-44 1,395 1,342 95.1 92.2-97.0 21 2.1 0.9- 4.6 32 2.8 1.5- 5.0
45-54 1,901 1,834 96.1 94.2-97.4 18 0.9 0.5- 1.7 49 3.0 1.8- 4.9
55-64 2,148 2,073 97.3 96.4-97.9 22 0.9 0.5- 1.5 53 1.8 1.3- 2.6
65+ 3,397 3,037 89.8 88.2-91.2 81 2.3 1.7- 3.3 279 7.9 6.7- 9.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,065 856 81.6 76.7-85.7 47 3.9 2.5- 6.1 162 14.5 10.8-19.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,863 2,637 90.6 88.2-92.6 56 2.6 1.6- 4.3 170 6.8 5.2- 8.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,597 2,477 95.8 94.4-96.9 37 1.5 0.9- 2.5 83 2.7 1.8- 3.8
College Graduate 3,427 3,345 97.4 96.4-98.1 29 1.4 0.8- 2.4 53 1.2 0.9- 1.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 880 768 84.6 78.1-89.4 22 4.2 1.5-10.8 90 11.2 7.5-16.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,422 1,303 91.5 88.6-93.8 27 2.6 1.3- 5.1 92 5.8 4.2- 8.1
$25,000- 34,999 1,003 950 94.1 90.4-96.5 18 2.1 1.1- 4.0 35 3.8 1.9- 7.5
$35,000-49,999 1,352 1,296 96.1 94.5-97.3 16 1.5 0.8- 3.0 40 2.4 1.6- 3.5
$50,000- 74,999 1,467 1,419 96.2 93.8-97.6 18 1.8 0.9- 3.8 30 2.0 1.1- 3.9
$75,000+ 2,380 2,315 96.8 95.2-97.9 20 1.1 0.6- 2.2 45 2.1 1.2- 3.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,462 3,148 90.9 88.9-92.5 83 2.6 1.8- 3.7 231 6.5 5.1- 8.2
No 6,363 6,057 95.0 94.0-95.9 81 1.5 1.0- 2.0 225 3.5 2.8- 4.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,338 1,222 92.9 90.3-94.8 31 1.6 1.0- 2.6 85 5.5 3.8- 8.0
Non-Veteran 7,786 7,316 93.6 92.5-94.5 131 2.0 1.5- 2.7 339 4.4 3.6- 5.3

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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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