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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
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Daily Weekly Monthly Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,311 5,569 42.3 40.9-43.8 607 6.2 5.4- 7.1 278 3.5 2.9- 4.1 4,857 48.0 46.5-49.5
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,721 759 39.0 35.3-42.7 104 5.3 3.9- 7.3 49 3.2 2.1- 5.0 809 52.5 48.6-56.3
GENDER
Male 511 197 31.2 25.5-37.5 20 3.5 2.0- 5.9 8 2.8 1.0- 7.1 286 62.5 56.0-68.7
Female 1,210 562 45.0 40.7-49.5 84 6.8 4.6- 9.9 41 3.6 2.4- 5.5 523 44.6 40.2-49.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 5 12.2 3.4-35.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 12 87.8 64.8-96.6
Non-Hispanic 1,701 754 39.2 35.6-43.0 103 5.2 3.8- 7.1 48 3.2 2.1- 5.0 796 52.3 48.4-56.2
AGE
18-24 67 16 23.0 13.1-37.1 1 3.2 0.5-19.6 5 7.7 2.8-19.4 45 66.1 51.1-78.5
25-34 190 72 35.1 26.6-44.8 18 6.4 2.9-13.4 6 2.8 1.1- 7.1 94 55.7 45.8-65.1
35-44 229 94 42.7 33.8-52.2 13 5.8 3.1-10.7 4 1.3 0.4- 3.7 118 50.2 41.0-59.3
45-54 383 142 35.1 28.6-42.2 25 6.0 3.6- 9.8 16 3.1 1.7- 5.9 200 55.8 48.6-62.8
55-64 418 212 50.1 43.7-56.5 22 5.7 3.2- 9.9 8 1.8 0.8- 3.9 176 42.4 36.2-48.9
65+ 414 217 50.1 42.7-57.5 23 4.4 2.5- 7.6 9 3.0 1.1- 7.9 165 42.4 35.1-50.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 268 103 30.2 21.9-40.1 15 3.5 1.8- 6.8 6 3.4 1.4- 8.4 144 62.8 52.9-71.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 554 231 35.9 29.6-42.7 22 3.3 1.9- 5.6 12 3.3 1.3- 8.3 289 57.4 50.4-64.2
Some Post-H.S. 455 198 40.0 33.4-47.0 23 4.7 2.8- 7.7 12 3.3 1.5- 6.7 222 52.0 45.0-59.0
College Graduate 440 225 48.3 41.1-55.6 44 10.4 6.0-17.5 19 3.0 1.5- 5.7 152 38.3 31.5-45.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 322 108 35.2 27.7-43.6 17 3.5 1.9- 6.3 8 2.0 0.8- 5.3 189 59.3 51.0-67.0
$15,000- 24,999 354 150 44.0 35.6-52.8 17 3.7 1.9- 7.0 8 1.7 0.7- 3.9 179 50.6 42.1-59.1
$25,000- 34,999 209 95 39.9 30.0-50.7 7 3.2 1.2- 8.6 4 3.3 0.9-11.0 103 53.6 42.8-64.1
$35,000-49,999 208 104 46.6 36.3-57.2 15 6.2 3.3-11.2 7 1.8 0.7- 4.2 82 45.4 35.0-56.3
$50,000- 74,999 180 77 38.3 28.2-49.4 17 10.0 4.5-20.6 9 6.3 1.8-20.1 77 45.4 34.4-56.9
$75,000+ 189 103 49.6 40.3-58.9 15 8.7 4.6-15.9 4 3.3 1.0-10.4 67 38.4 29.8-47.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 736 313 39.1 33.6-44.9 36 3.8 2.3- 6.0 21 2.6 1.4- 4.8 366 54.5 48.7-60.2
No 973 440 38.8 34.1-43.7 67 6.2 4.2- 9.2 27 3.6 2.0- 6.3 439 51.4 46.2-56.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 225 103 39.4 30.5-49.0 13 4.3 2.1- 8.5 4 0.9 0.3- 3.0 105 55.4 45.7-64.7
Non-Veteran 1,495 655 38.8 34.9-42.9 91 5.5 3.9- 7.7 45 3.6 2.3- 5.7 704 52.0 47.8-56.2

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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.

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