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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Disability

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,499 1,583 13.0 11.9-14.1 9,916 87.0 85.9-88.1
-Eastern NC 2,964 436 13.6 11.5-15.9 2,528 86.4 84.1-88.5
GENDER
Male 1,025 133 13.4 10.2-17.5 892 86.6 82.5-89.8
Female 1,939 303 13.7 11.3-16.5 1,636 86.3 83.5-88.7
RACE
White 1,997 241 11.1 8.8-13.9 1,756 88.9 86.1-91.2
African American 692 135 17.6 13.5-22.6 557 82.4 77.4-86.5
Other Minorities 258 54 20.1 12.3-31.0 204 79.9 69.0-87.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 116 9 7.6 3.0-18.1 107 92.4 81.9-97.0
Non-Hispanic 2,842 425 14.0 11.8-16.5 2,417 86.0 83.5-88.2
AGE
18-24 120 17 13.5 6.6-25.6 103 86.5 74.4-93.4
25-34 301 29 8.2 4.4-14.8 272 91.8 85.2-95.6
35-44 395 46 13.0 8.5-19.4 349 87.0 80.6-91.5
45-54 540 84 15.8 11.7-20.9 456 84.2 79.1-88.3
55-64 654 107 16.0 12.1-20.9 547 84.0 79.1-87.9
65+ 926 151 15.4 12.1-19.3 775 84.6 80.7-87.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 396 136 34.3 27.3-42.0 260 65.7 58.0-72.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 940 144 15.5 11.3-20.9 796 84.5 79.1-88.7
Some Post-H.S. 795 107 10.5 7.6-14.4 688 89.5 85.6-92.4
College Graduate 830 49 5.4 3.5- 8.5 781 94.6 91.5-96.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 353 120 28.0 20.6-36.8 233 72.0 63.2-79.4
$15,000- 24,999 519 102 19.4 13.8-26.6 417 80.6 73.4-86.2
$25,000- 34,999 330 46 11.6 7.4-17.7 284 88.4 82.3-92.6
$35,000- 49,999 362 30 7.8 4.8-12.4 332 92.2 87.6-95.2
$50,000-74,999 357 26 6.0 3.4-10.3 331 94.0 89.7-96.6
$75,000+ 550 28 5.7 3.3- 9.7 522 94.3 90.3-96.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 481 61 12.7 9.0-17.8 420 87.3 82.2-91.0
Non-Veteran 2,482 375 13.8 11.4-16.5 2,107 86.2 83.5-88.6

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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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