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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%)
TOTAL 11,021 4,037 41.5 40.0-43.1 6,984 58.5 56.9-60.0
GENDER
Male 4,053 1,475 41.4 39.0-44.0 2,578 58.6 56.0-61.0
Female 6,968 2,562 41.6 39.8-43.5 4,406 58.4 56.5-60.2
RACE
White 8,665 3,106 41.6 39.9-43.3 5,559 58.4 56.7-60.1
African American 1,668 678 41.6 37.8-45.6 990 58.4 54.4-62.2
Asian 94 32 35.0 23.0-49.3 62 65.0 50.7-77.0
Native American 231 90 40.5 29.9-52.1 141 59.5 47.9-70.1
Other Minorities 300 115 45.1 36.3-54.2 185 54.9 45.8-63.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 359 146 44.4 36.5-52.6 213 55.6 47.4-63.5
-English Speaking 212 88 50.8 39.9-61.6 124 49.2 38.4-60.1
-Spanish Speaking 147 58 37.2 26.3-49.6 89 62.8 50.4-73.7
Non-Hispanic 10,634 3,881 41.4 39.8-42.9 6,753 58.6 57.1-60.2
AGE
18-24 314 187 51.7 44.2-59.1 127 48.3 40.9-55.8
25-34 902 492 54.9 50.4-59.3 410 45.1 40.7-49.6
35-44 1,534 710 45.2 41.9-48.5 824 54.8 51.5-58.1
45-54 2,102 813 37.5 34.8-40.3 1,289 62.5 59.7-65.2
55-64 2,487 887 37.3 34.7-39.9 1,600 62.7 60.1-65.3
65-74 2,075 589 29.1 26.5-31.9 1,486 70.9 68.1-73.5
75+ 1,505 324 20.1 17.5-22.9 1,181 79.9 77.1-82.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,333 495 43.4 38.8-48.1 838 56.6 51.9-61.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,142 1,167 42.8 39.7-46.0 1,975 57.2 54.0-60.3
Some Post-H.S. 2,768 1,030 42.1 39.1-45.1 1,738 57.9 54.9-60.9
College Graduate 3,761 1,338 39.3 37.0-41.7 2,423 60.7 58.3-63.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,173 439 38.8 34.3-43.5 734 61.2 56.5-65.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,752 669 45.1 41.1-49.2 1,083 54.9 50.8-58.9
$25,000- 34,999 1,183 426 44.6 39.8-49.5 757 55.4 50.5-60.2
$35,000- 49,999 1,393 534 43.7 39.7-47.9 859 56.3 52.1-60.3
$50,000-74,999 1,484 570 43.4 39.6-47.2 914 56.6 52.8-60.4
$75,000+ 2,346 850 39.4 36.5-42.3 1,496 60.6 57.7-63.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,198 1,488 40.0 37.5-42.5 2,710 60.0 57.5-62.5
No 6,772 2,532 42.3 40.4-44.3 4,240 57.7 55.7-59.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,532 489 34.9 31.3-38.7 1,043 65.1 61.3-68.7
Non-Veteran 9,486 3,547 42.5 40.8-44.2 5,939 57.5 55.8-59.2

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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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