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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,106 10,608 81.0 79.6-82.4 1,498 19.0 17.6-20.4
-Eastern NC 3,139 2,707 80.7 77.9-83.2 432 19.3 16.8-22.1
GENDER
Male 1,089 933 80.5 76.0-84.4 156 19.5 15.6-24.0
Female 2,050 1,774 80.8 77.2-84.0 276 19.2 16.0-22.8
RACE
White 2,094 1,887 86.2 83.0-88.8 207 13.8 11.2-17.0
African American 742 613 76.6 70.6-81.6 129 23.4 18.4-29.4
Other Minorities 286 193 57.1 45.7-67.7 93 42.9 32.3-54.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 132 84 54.6 40.5-67.9 48 45.4 32.1-59.5
Non-Hispanic 3,000 2,617 83.0 80.3-85.4 383 17.0 14.6-19.7
AGE
18-24 128 86 62.7 49.9-73.9 42 37.3 26.1-50.1
25-34 316 241 77.3 69.5-83.6 75 22.7 16.4-30.5
35-44 428 325 75.0 68.5-80.5 103 25.0 19.5-31.5
45-54 575 471 81.8 76.3-86.2 104 18.2 13.8-23.7
55-64 685 595 86.7 82.7-89.9 90 13.3 10.1-17.3
65+ 976 960 97.7 95.5-98.8 16 2.3 1.2- 4.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 433 343 67.5 59.2-74.8 90 32.5 25.2-40.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,006 837 74.1 68.0-79.4 169 25.9 20.6-32.0
Some Post-H.S. 834 715 84.7 80.5-88.1 119 15.3 11.9-19.5
College Graduate 863 809 91.4 87.3-94.2 54 8.6 5.8-12.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 382 273 64.5 55.6-72.6 109 35.5 27.4-44.4
$15,000- 24,999 547 403 64.7 56.9-71.7 144 35.3 28.3-43.1
$25,000- 34,999 350 300 72.3 62.2-80.5 50 27.7 19.5-37.8
$35,000- 49,999 377 337 85.2 78.4-90.2 40 14.8 9.8-21.6
$50,000-74,999 378 356 89.0 80.7-94.0 22 11.0 6.0-19.3
$75,000+ 570 560 97.9 95.0-99.1 10 2.1 0.9- 5.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,247 1,099 80.6 75.4-84.9 148 19.4 15.1-24.6
No 1,754 1,499 81.4 77.8-84.5 255 18.6 15.5-22.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 501 464 92.3 87.7-95.3 37 7.7 4.7-12.3
Non-Veteran 2,637 2,242 78.3 75.1-81.3 395 21.7 18.7-24.9

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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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