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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 11,021 4,037 41.5 40.0-43.1 6,984 58.5 56.9-60.0
-Eastern NC 2,836 1,107 41.3 38.1-44.5 1,729 58.7 55.5-61.9
GENDER
Male 987 394 39.1 34.3-44.1 593 60.9 55.9-65.7
Female 1,849 713 43.4 39.5-47.4 1,136 56.6 52.6-60.5
RACE
White 1,918 725 40.6 36.8-44.4 1,193 59.4 55.6-63.2
African American 659 283 42.7 36.6-49.0 376 57.3 51.0-63.4
Other Minorities 244 96 43.8 32.2-56.2 148 56.2 43.8-67.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 113 53 49.4 34.9-64.0 60 50.6 36.0-65.1
Non-Hispanic 2,719 1,052 40.5 37.4-43.7 1,667 59.5 56.3-62.6
AGE
18-24 116 62 45.2 32.8-58.2 54 54.8 41.8-67.2
25-34 289 158 50.5 41.6-59.4 131 49.5 40.6-58.4
35-44 374 178 45.7 38.3-53.2 196 54.3 46.8-61.7
45-54 523 222 40.6 34.6-46.7 301 59.4 53.3-65.4
55-64 637 243 40.7 35.0-46.6 394 59.3 53.4-65.0
65+ 872 236 25.9 21.8-30.5 636 74.1 69.5-78.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 371 151 47.6 39.4-55.8 220 52.4 44.2-60.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 907 350 41.7 35.8-47.9 557 58.3 52.1-64.2
Some Post-H.S. 755 291 38.5 32.9-44.5 464 61.5 55.5-67.1
College Graduate 800 314 40.8 35.4-46.4 486 59.2 53.6-64.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 342 128 32.8 25.0-41.7 214 67.2 58.3-75.0
$15,000- 24,999 499 206 49.7 41.6-57.7 293 50.3 42.3-58.4
$25,000- 34,999 318 119 47.3 37.6-57.1 199 52.7 42.9-62.4
$35,000- 49,999 349 143 44.4 36.4-52.7 206 55.6 47.3-63.6
$50,000-74,999 350 143 40.0 32.6-48.0 207 60.0 52.0-67.4
$75,000+ 523 199 35.6 29.3-42.5 324 64.4 57.5-70.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,142 419 40.2 35.6-45.0 723 59.8 55.0-64.4
No 1,680 682 41.8 37.7-46.0 998 58.2 54.0-62.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 460 164 34.0 27.8-40.7 296 66.0 59.3-72.2
Non-Veteran 2,375 942 42.8 39.2-46.4 1,433 57.2 53.6-60.8

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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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