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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Status

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 12,096 2,010 19.4 18.2-20.6 3,744 32.2 30.8-33.6 3,682 30.4 29.0-31.8 1,742 12.5 11.6-13.4 918 5.6 5.0- 6.2
GENDER
Male 4,471 778 20.0 18.1-22.0 1,390 32.2 30.0-34.5 1,368 30.5 28.3-32.9 602 12.0 10.6-13.5 333 5.3 4.5- 6.3
Female 7,625 1,232 18.8 17.5-20.3 2,354 32.2 30.5-33.8 2,314 30.2 28.5-32.0 1,140 13.0 11.8-14.2 585 5.8 5.1- 6.6
RACE
White 9,425 1,660 20.5 19.2-21.9 3,101 35.7 34.1-37.3 2,731 27.8 26.3-29.3 1,231 10.6 9.8-11.6 702 5.4 4.8- 6.1
African American 1,877 217 15.8 13.0-19.1 461 25.4 22.3-28.9 680 35.3 31.7-39.0 359 16.3 14.0-19.0 160 7.1 5.6- 8.9
Asian 106 36 35.8 24.3-49.2 30 24.8 14.9-38.3 31 34.7 23.0-48.6 5 2.0 0.7- 5.6 4 2.7 0.8- 8.8
Native American 267 30 13.6 8.2-21.6 67 20.5 14.1-28.9 78 36.9 26.5-48.8 60 19.6 12.9-28.5 32 9.4 5.0-17.0
Other Minorities 348 56 15.6 10.3-22.9 68 18.6 12.9-25.9 131 40.5 32.4-49.1 78 22.9 16.7-30.6 15 2.4 1.3- 4.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 416 63 14.7 10.0-21.2 90 23.3 17.5-30.3 151 37.9 30.7-45.6 89 21.2 15.6-28.1 23 2.9 1.7- 4.9
-English Speaking 239 50 20.5 13.7-29.5 72 32.5 23.6-42.9 74 32.0 23.1-42.4 31 13.2 7.0-23.6 12 1.8 0.9- 3.7
-Spanish Speaking 177 13 9.2 3.7-20.8 18 14.4 8.1-24.3 77 43.5 32.8-54.9 58 28.9 20.3-39.3 11 4.0 2.0- 7.9
Non-Hispanic 11,649 1,940 19.7 18.5-21.0 3,646 32.9 31.5-34.3 3,524 29.8 28.4-31.3 1,648 11.8 11.0-12.7 891 5.7 5.2- 6.4
AGE
18-24 354 84 22.4 17.5-28.4 125 32.9 26.9-39.6 118 36.8 30.2-44.0 22 6.2 3.5-10.8 5 1.6 0.5- 5.1
25-34 975 252 27.0 23.3-30.9 354 35.6 31.6-39.9 266 28.5 24.6-32.8 88 7.9 6.0-10.4 15 1.0 0.5- 1.9
35-44 1,711 389 22.4 19.9-25.2 640 35.6 32.7-38.6 464 27.7 25.0-30.6 160 10.6 8.6-12.9 58 3.7 2.6- 5.2
45-54 2,287 436 18.7 16.6-21.0 774 33.4 30.8-36.1 624 28.3 25.8-31.0 295 13.0 11.2-15.0 158 6.6 5.3- 8.2
55-64 2,685 405 15.5 13.8-17.4 816 29.6 27.4-32.0 810 30.0 27.7-32.4 401 15.6 13.7-17.7 253 9.3 7.8-11.0
65-74 2,252 293 11.9 10.3-13.8 613 27.6 25.1-30.1 758 33.6 31.1-36.3 393 17.6 15.5-19.9 195 9.3 7.5-11.3
75+ 1,708 131 8.6 6.9-10.7 384 21.8 19.3-24.6 593 32.3 29.3-35.3 370 24.4 21.2-27.9 230 12.9 10.9-15.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,529 78 9.1 6.5-12.5 212 17.0 13.4-21.3 477 32.2 28.4-36.3 416 25.2 21.6-29.2 346 16.5 14.1-19.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,491 378 14.4 12.3-17.0 914 27.9 25.4-30.6 1,266 36.2 33.3-39.3 634 15.5 13.7-17.5 299 5.9 4.8- 7.2
Some Post-H.S. 3,021 465 17.3 15.1-19.6 1,010 34.8 32.1-37.6 965 32.2 29.4-35.1 398 11.0 9.5-12.7 183 4.8 3.8- 5.9
College Graduate 4,035 1,086 29.7 27.6-31.8 1,602 40.1 37.9-42.4 965 22.7 20.8-24.8 293 5.9 5.0- 7.0 89 1.6 1.2- 2.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,328 75 7.7 5.2-11.3 186 16.2 13.1-19.8 384 29.7 26.0-33.8 379 27.0 23.2-31.1 304 19.4 16.4-22.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,907 149 9.9 7.4-13.0 413 22.4 19.2-26.0 690 36.7 32.9-40.7 404 19.6 16.9-22.6 251 11.4 9.2-14.1
$25,000- 34,999 1,294 158 14.8 11.6-18.8 354 25.3 21.9-29.1 484 37.8 33.4-42.5 217 17.5 14.4-21.0 81 4.6 3.4- 6.0
$35,000- 49,999 1,505 230 17.9 14.8-21.4 545 36.1 32.4-39.9 487 31.5 27.9-35.4 185 11.4 9.2-14.1 58 3.1 2.1- 4.6
$50,000-74,999 1,595 332 22.4 19.5-25.7 653 39.8 36.3-43.4 445 27.7 24.6-31.1 126 8.0 6.3-10.2 39 2.0 1.3- 3.1
$75,000+ 2,530 775 31.0 28.4-33.6 1,071 43.6 40.8-46.5 523 20.3 18.2-22.6 132 4.4 3.5- 5.5 29 0.7 0.4- 1.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,535 218 6.8 5.5- 8.3 808 19.0 17.3-20.9 1,451 32.1 29.8-34.6 1,205 25.8 23.8-27.9 853 16.3 14.7-18.0
No 7,057 1,687 25.3 23.7-27.0 2,787 38.7 36.9-40.6 2,050 29.1 27.4-30.9 477 6.1 5.3- 7.1 56 0.7 0.4- 1.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,672 244 16.7 13.9-20.0 516 31.4 28.2-34.7 514 29.8 26.7-33.0 267 15.2 12.9-17.9 131 6.9 5.3- 9.0
Non-Veteran 10,419 1,765 19.8 18.5-21.1 3,228 32.3 30.8-33.8 3,165 30.4 28.9-32.0 1,474 12.1 11.1-13.1 787 5.4 4.8- 6.0

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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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