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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: 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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,668 678 41.6 37.8-45.6 990 58.4 54.4-62.2
GENDER
Male 487 193 42.0 35.3-48.9 294 58.0 51.1-64.7
Female 1,181 485 41.4 37.0-45.8 696 58.6 54.2-63.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 6 31.4 10.7-63.6 10 68.6 36.4-89.3
Non-Hispanic 1,649 671 41.8 37.9-45.7 978 58.2 54.3-62.1
AGE
18-24 65 32 43.7 29.7-58.9 33 56.3 41.1-70.3
25-34 185 94 48.6 38.7-58.5 91 51.4 41.5-61.3
35-44 222 99 46.7 37.5-56.1 123 53.3 43.9-62.5
45-54 379 137 32.2 26.0-39.0 242 67.8 61.0-74.0
55-64 409 165 44.7 38.3-51.4 244 55.3 48.6-61.7
65+ 389 146 34.0 27.4-41.3 243 66.0 58.7-72.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 263 113 47.0 36.7-57.6 150 53.0 42.4-63.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 528 210 43.4 36.3-50.8 318 56.6 49.2-63.7
Some Post-H.S. 440 179 39.5 32.8-46.6 261 60.5 53.4-67.2
College Graduate 433 175 38.0 31.3-45.2 258 62.0 54.8-68.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 309 125 37.3 29.8-45.3 184 62.7 54.7-70.2
$15,000- 24,999 342 166 55.6 46.8-63.9 176 44.4 36.1-53.2
$25,000- 34,999 205 85 44.4 33.7-55.6 120 55.6 44.4-66.3
$35,000-49,999 202 71 38.8 29.1-49.6 131 61.2 50.4-70.9
$50,000- 74,999 176 68 39.9 28.9-52.0 108 60.1 48.0-71.1
$75,000+ 186 73 36.7 28.2-46.2 113 63.3 53.8-71.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 712 277 44.0 38.1-50.1 435 56.0 49.9-61.9
No 946 396 40.5 35.5-45.6 550 59.5 54.4-64.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 213 79 34.8 26.1-44.7 134 65.2 55.3-73.9
Non-Veteran 1,454 599 42.8 38.6-47.1 855 57.2 52.9-61.4

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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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