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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,993 3,664 60.8 59.0-62.5 2,329 39.2 37.5-41.0
-Eastern NC 1,546 930 58.1 54.2-61.9 616 41.9 38.1-45.8
GENDER
Female 1,546 930 58.1 54.2-61.9 616 41.9 38.1-45.8
RACE
White 1,062 656 59.7 55.1-64.1 406 40.3 35.9-44.9
African American 378 222 56.5 48.1-64.5 156 43.5 35.5-51.9
Other Minorities 97 48 49.2 34.9-63.7 49 50.8 36.3-65.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 32 18 51.0 28.1-73.5 14 49.0 26.5-71.9
Non-Hispanic 1,512 910 58.2 54.3-62.1 602 41.8 37.9-45.7
AGE
40-44 133 59 42.8 31.4-54.9 74 57.2 45.1-68.6
45-54 352 208 58.2 50.5-65.4 144 41.8 34.6-49.5
55-64 430 285 66.9 60.1-72.9 145 33.1 27.1-39.9
65+ 631 378 59.5 53.7-65.0 253 40.5 35.0-46.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 214 97 49.4 39.1-59.7 117 50.6 40.3-60.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 525 300 54.9 47.8-61.7 225 45.1 38.3-52.2
Some Post-H.S. 446 274 58.1 51.0-64.8 172 41.9 35.2-49.0
College Graduate 360 259 67.6 59.9-74.4 101 32.4 25.6-40.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 227 96 40.1 30.8-50.1 131 59.9 49.9-69.2
$15,000- 24,999 269 144 53.7 44.1-63.1 125 46.3 36.9-55.9
$25,000- 34,999 161 92 45.1 32.4-58.5 69 54.9 41.5-67.6
$35,000- 49,999 178 121 62.3 51.0-72.4 57 37.7 27.6-49.0
$50,000-74,999 169 117 66.8 56.1-76.0 52 33.2 24.0-43.9
$75,000+ 235 171 67.4 57.7-75.9 64 32.6 24.1-42.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 708 392 55.9 50.2-61.4 316 44.1 38.6-49.8
No 797 514 58.7 53.2-64.0 283 41.3 36.0-46.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 48 38 70.4 44.6-87.5 10 29.6 12.5-55.4
Non-Veteran 1,498 892 57.7 53.7-61.5 606 42.3 38.5-46.3

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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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