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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Health Status

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Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,096 2,010 19.4 18.2-20.6 3,744 32.2 30.8-33.6 3,682 30.4 29.0-31.8 1,742 12.5 11.6-13.4 918 5.6 5.0- 6.2
-Eastern NC 3,136 464 17.6 15.3-20.2 907 30.3 27.5-33.2 991 31.5 28.7-34.5 514 14.3 12.4-16.4 260 6.4 5.2- 7.8
GENDER
Male 1,091 191 19.9 16.0-24.3 311 31.1 26.7-36.0 329 29.2 25.1-33.8 167 14.2 11.3-17.8 93 5.6 4.1- 7.6
Female 2,045 273 15.4 12.9-18.4 596 29.4 26.2-32.8 662 33.7 30.0-37.6 347 14.3 12.1-16.8 167 7.1 5.4- 9.3
RACE
White 2,089 343 18.6 15.9-21.6 688 35.5 32.0-39.2 613 29.1 25.7-32.8 287 10.8 9.1-12.8 158 6.0 4.5- 8.0
African American 744 81 15.7 11.0-21.9 156 19.6 15.5-24.5 279 37.2 31.4-43.4 155 18.9 14.9-23.8 73 8.7 6.3-11.8
Other Minorities 286 38 16.4 8.9-28.3 58 21.3 13.2-32.5 93 33.2 24.3-43.5 70 25.5 16.6-36.9 27 3.6 2.0- 6.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 132 23 18.9 9.3-34.7 31 26.5 15.7-41.1 47 28.3 19.1-39.8 25 23.8 13.2-39.2 6 2.5 0.8- 7.2
Non-Hispanic 2,997 439 17.5 15.1-20.0 876 30.7 27.8-33.6 942 31.8 28.9-34.9 488 13.4 11.7-15.3 252 6.6 5.4- 8.2
AGE
18-24 130 24 16.6 9.8-26.8 44 30.5 20.3-42.9 50 42.6 30.8-55.4 8 6.7 2.4-17.3 4 3.6 0.9-13.7
25-34 317 73 24.1 17.3-32.5 120 39.0 31.0-47.7 86 27.9 21.2-35.8 32 8.3 4.9-13.6 6 0.7 0.3- 1.7
35-44 426 101 26.6 20.4-33.8 141 31.2 25.4-37.6 127 29.3 23.5-35.9 50 11.5 7.4-17.4 7 1.4 0.6- 3.3
45-54 576 92 16.8 12.4-22.2 168 28.0 23.0-33.6 175 30.2 25.1-36.0 101 18.0 14.0-23.0 40 7.0 4.5-10.7
55-64 682 77 11.1 8.1-15.0 195 27.1 22.4-32.5 207 29.3 24.6-34.5 126 20.3 15.9-25.5 77 12.2 8.6-17.1
65+ 974 92 9.4 6.9-12.5 234 25.5 21.7-29.8 332 31.3 27.2-35.6 192 20.2 16.6-24.4 124 13.6 10.6-17.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 430 22 8.1 4.0-15.7 56 12.5 8.5-18.2 127 31.6 24.7-39.3 118 25.3 19.2-32.5 107 22.5 17.0-29.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,008 114 14.9 10.9-20.1 248 26.7 22.0-32.0 358 35.3 29.8-41.1 201 17.6 13.9-21.9 87 5.6 3.6- 8.5
Some Post-H.S. 832 109 16.9 12.5-22.3 279 31.7 26.6-37.3 279 33.9 28.4-39.9 114 12.6 9.4-16.7 51 4.9 3.2- 7.4
College Graduate 863 218 26.1 21.8-30.8 324 41.6 36.2-47.2 226 24.2 20.2-28.6 81 6.7 4.7- 9.3 14 1.5 0.6- 3.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 381 21 10.2 4.3-22.2 49 14.4 9.0-22.4 105 23.1 17.2-30.3 112 31.1 23.2-40.4 94 21.1 15.5-28.1
$15,000- 24,999 548 45 11.2 6.2-19.3 115 23.4 17.3-30.8 186 30.7 24.5-37.7 128 22.6 17.2-28.9 74 12.2 7.9-18.5
$25,000- 34,999 350 41 19.1 12.1-29.0 94 21.6 16.1-28.3 124 37.6 28.6-47.6 73 18.6 13.3-25.3 18 3.1 1.6- 5.9
$35,000- 49,999 378 64 20.1 13.7-28.5 129 34.5 27.3-42.5 123 31.5 24.9-38.9 50 12.2 8.2-17.8 12 1.7 0.9- 3.2
$50,000-74,999 378 78 18.7 13.7-25.0 153 41.8 34.4-49.6 102 29.7 23.1-37.4 35 7.6 4.7-12.1 10 2.2 0.9- 5.2
$75,000+ 568 159 28.3 22.8-34.5 228 41.1 34.3-48.2 140 24.5 19.7-30.2 35 5.0 3.0- 8.4 6 1.1 0.3- 4.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,246 58 4.6 3.2- 6.7 195 17.4 14.2-21.0 389 31.0 26.6-35.8 365 29.1 25.1-33.5 239 17.9 14.6-21.8
No 1,751 378 24.2 20.8-28.0 675 37.3 33.4-41.4 547 31.1 27.4-35.1 132 6.6 4.9- 8.9 19 0.7 0.4- 1.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 503 90 20.9 15.3-27.9 156 29.7 24.2-35.9 145 28.8 23.4-34.9 80 15.3 11.3-20.2 32 5.3 3.2- 8.9
Non-Veteran 2,632 374 16.9 14.4-19.7 751 30.4 27.3-33.7 846 32.1 28.9-35.5 433 14.0 11.9-16.4 228 6.6 5.2- 8.2

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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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