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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,287 5,643 42.7 41.3-44.2 588 5.8 5.2- 6.6 258 3.1 2.6- 3.7 4,798 48.4 46.8-49.9
-Eastern NC 2,912 1,406 39.5 36.5-42.5 132 5.0 3.7- 6.7 63 3.2 2.3- 4.4 1,311 52.4 49.2-55.5
GENDER
Male 1,004 406 31.8 27.6-36.5 52 6.2 3.9- 9.6 27 4.3 2.7- 6.8 519 57.7 52.7-62.6
Female 1,908 1,000 46.6 42.8-50.5 80 3.9 2.9- 5.3 36 2.1 1.4- 3.3 792 47.3 43.4-51.3
RACE
White 1,964 1,027 44.7 41.0-48.5 82 5.0 3.6- 6.9 34 1.7 1.1- 2.6 821 48.6 44.8-52.4
African American 677 273 34.8 29.1-41.0 37 4.0 2.6- 6.0 15 3.8 1.9- 7.4 352 57.4 51.1-63.5
Other Minorities 255 97 17.6 12.8-23.8 13 7.5 2.3-21.8 14 11.0 5.8-19.9 131 63.9 52.6-73.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 114 35 18.1 11.3-27.7 5 8.1 1.8-29.3 9 10.1 4.3-21.7 65 63.7 48.9-76.4
Non-Hispanic 2,792 1,370 41.4 38.3-44.5 126 4.7 3.6- 6.1 54 2.6 1.8- 3.7 1,242 51.3 48.1-54.5
AGE
18-24 120 30 21.3 12.9-33.1 6 7.0 2.4-19.0 5 3.5 1.2- 9.5 79 68.2 55.4-78.8
25-34 294 110 32.5 25.2-40.6 20 4.9 2.7- 8.8 9 4.5 2.0- 9.8 155 58.1 49.6-66.2
35-44 390 152 35.6 28.7-43.3 23 5.0 2.6- 9.2 13 4.1 2.0- 8.0 202 55.3 47.8-62.5
45-54 530 209 37.7 31.9-44.0 29 5.8 3.4- 9.7 17 3.4 1.8- 6.3 275 53.1 46.8-59.3
55-64 640 338 48.2 42.3-54.1 26 4.1 2.3- 7.3 8 1.1 0.5- 2.6 268 46.5 40.7-52.5
65+ 911 554 58.8 53.9-63.5 26 3.4 2.1- 5.5 10 2.3 0.9- 5.5 321 35.5 31.0-40.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 383 146 27.4 21.1-34.8 11 3.0 1.5- 6.0 7 3.1 1.2- 7.5 219 66.5 58.8-73.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 928 410 32.0 27.2-37.4 29 4.2 2.0- 8.4 20 3.5 1.9- 6.5 469 60.2 54.4-65.7
Some Post-H.S. 780 396 44.4 38.4-50.5 40 6.0 3.7- 9.7 17 2.9 1.6- 5.1 327 46.7 40.5-53.1
College Graduate 818 452 49.1 43.7-54.5 52 5.9 3.9- 8.8 19 3.1 1.6- 5.8 295 42.0 36.6-47.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 348 138 28.9 21.5-37.7 13 3.8 1.9- 7.6 8 6.1 2.0-16.6 189 61.2 51.6-70.0
$15,000- 24,999 513 226 30.5 24.3-37.4 24 6.7 2.8-15.2 6 2.6 1.1- 6.3 257 60.3 52.4-67.6
$25,000- 34,999 322 167 42.5 33.0-52.5 11 2.8 1.2- 6.6 10 4.1 1.8- 9.0 134 50.6 40.8-60.4
$35,000- 49,999 354 194 48.3 40.1-56.5 13 3.3 1.3- 8.5 9 2.5 1.2- 5.0 138 45.9 37.7-54.4
$50,000-74,999 354 176 43.3 35.8-51.1 13 5.4 2.4-11.8 10 3.4 1.5- 7.3 155 47.8 40.0-55.8
$75,000+ 544 283 47.3 40.5-54.1 35 6.0 3.8- 9.5 12 2.0 0.8- 5.0 214 44.7 37.9-51.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,167 574 41.5 37.1-46.1 45 4.3 2.8- 6.5 17 1.9 1.0- 3.7 531 52.3 47.6-56.9
No 1,727 825 38.5 34.7-42.5 87 5.4 3.7- 7.8 45 3.8 2.5- 5.6 770 52.3 48.2-56.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 471 238 44.4 37.8-51.3 22 5.9 3.1-10.7 8 2.0 0.9- 4.6 203 47.7 40.9-54.6
Non-Veteran 2,440 1,167 38.4 35.1-41.8 110 4.8 3.4- 6.7 55 3.4 2.4- 4.9 1,108 53.4 49.8-56.9

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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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