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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Disability

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,450 665 4.7 4.1- 5.2 927 6.3 5.6- 7.0 836 6.1 5.5- 6.8 9,022 83.0 81.9-84.0
-Eastern NC 2,944 216 5.7 4.5- 7.2 252 7.1 5.8- 8.6 254 6.7 5.4- 8.1 2,222 80.5 78.2-82.7
GENDER
Male 1,019 76 5.5 4.0- 7.5 94 7.7 5.7-10.3 85 7.1 5.1- 9.7 764 79.8 76.0-83.1
Female 1,925 140 6.0 4.3- 8.3 158 6.5 5.1- 8.3 169 6.2 4.9- 7.9 1,458 81.3 78.3-83.9
RACE
White 1,987 125 4.8 3.5- 6.7 161 7.1 5.5- 9.0 127 4.6 3.5- 6.1 1,574 83.5 80.8-85.9
African American 684 72 9.6 6.8-13.5 75 8.9 6.3-12.5 88 11.8 8.4-16.3 449 69.6 63.8-74.8
Other Minorities 256 18 3.3 1.3- 7.7 16 3.5 1.5- 7.8 36 8.4 4.6-15.0 186 84.8 77.1-90.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 118 2 1.7 0.3-10.8 6 1.3 0.5- 3.2 3 1.6 0.5- 5.5 107 95.4 89.2-98.1
Non-Hispanic 2,820 213 6.1 4.8- 7.6 245 7.6 6.2- 9.2 249 7.0 5.7- 8.6 2,113 79.3 76.9-81.6
AGE
18-24 120 5 4.7 1.4-14.6 2 0.9 0.2- 3.4 3 1.1 0.3- 3.4 110 93.4 84.6-97.3
25-34 299 7 1.8 0.5- 5.9 9 2.6 1.2- 5.8 7 2.4 0.8- 7.3 276 93.1 87.9-96.2
35-44 396 15 3.7 1.7- 7.8 17 4.9 2.4- 9.9 19 5.4 2.7-10.7 345 85.9 79.4-90.6
45-54 536 33 5.1 3.3- 7.8 56 13.1 9.3-18.2 56 9.2 6.3-13.2 391 72.6 66.8-77.7
55-64 645 51 6.5 4.2- 9.9 65 11.2 7.6-16.2 90 13.5 9.9-18.1 439 68.8 62.9-74.1
65+ 920 103 12.4 9.4-16.2 101 8.9 6.8-11.7 77 8.2 5.8-11.6 639 70.4 65.8-74.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 388 51 9.3 6.2-13.8 51 12.3 8.0-18.4 80 19.7 14.0-26.9 206 58.7 50.7-66.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 936 76 5.7 3.5- 9.0 98 8.4 6.2-11.2 80 5.4 3.9- 7.5 682 80.5 76.2-84.2
Some Post-H.S. 788 39 4.5 2.8- 7.2 64 6.7 4.4-10.1 68 7.1 4.7-10.7 617 81.7 76.9-85.7
College Graduate 830 50 5.6 3.7- 8.2 39 3.7 2.2- 6.1 26 2.5 1.3- 4.7 715 88.3 84.7-91.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 349 41 8.3 4.7-14.3 62 12.7 8.5-18.5 86 26.7 19.2-35.9 160 52.3 42.7-61.7
$15,000- 24,999 513 45 8.8 4.7-15.7 66 11.8 8.1-16.9 65 10.1 7.0-14.5 337 69.3 61.8-75.8
$25,000- 34,999 329 21 3.9 2.1- 7.2 31 9.7 5.8-15.7 31 5.8 3.5- 9.6 246 80.6 73.7-86.0
$35,000- 49,999 360 17 3.9 1.9- 7.8 21 7.7 3.9-14.6 14 3.2 1.6- 6.5 308 85.2 78.2-90.2
$50,000-74,999 356 21 4.9 2.8- 8.5 9 2.8 1.1- 7.1 10 1.0 0.4- 2.0 316 91.3 86.6-94.5
$75,000+ 551 26 4.4 2.6- 7.2 24 2.8 1.4- 5.3 11 1.8 0.7- 4.6 490 91.1 87.2-93.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 476 47 10.1 7.0-14.3 53 9.5 6.1-14.4 33 6.6 4.0-10.5 343 73.9 67.7-79.2
Non-Veteran 2,467 169 4.8 3.6- 6.4 199 6.6 5.3- 8.1 221 6.7 5.3- 8.3 1,878 81.9 79.4-84.2

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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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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