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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,450 665 4.7 4.1- 5.2 927 6.3 5.6- 7.0 836 6.1 5.5- 6.8 9,022 83.0 81.9-84.0
-FEMALES 7,249 409 4.7 4.0- 5.4 586 5.9 5.3- 6.7 545 6.2 5.4- 7.0 5,709 83.3 82.0-84.5
RACE
White 5,593 292 4.6 3.8- 5.5 451 6.3 5.5- 7.2 374 5.1 4.4- 5.9 4,476 84.1 82.7-85.4
African American 1,224 96 6.1 4.5- 8.3 111 5.7 4.3- 7.5 130 10.2 7.7-13.3 887 78.0 74.3-81.3
Other Minorities 390 19 1.4 0.8- 2.6 20 2.4 1.3- 4.4 38 6.4 4.0-10.2 313 89.7 85.7-92.7
AGE
18-24 176 5 3.9 1.3-11.2 4 1.5 0.5- 4.2 3 0.8 0.2- 2.5 164 93.8 87.4-97.1
25-34 596 18 2.9 1.6- 5.1 15 2.3 1.2- 4.4 15 3.1 1.5- 6.0 548 91.8 88.3-94.3
35-44 1,014 32 2.9 1.8- 4.6 34 3.8 2.4- 6.0 43 4.2 2.9- 6.2 905 89.0 86.1-91.4
45-54 1,321 57 4.0 2.9- 5.4 111 7.5 5.9- 9.6 133 9.2 7.3-11.5 1,020 79.3 76.3-82.0
55-64 1,554 84 5.1 3.8- 6.9 157 9.0 7.3-10.9 179 11.0 9.1-13.2 1,134 74.9 72.0-77.7
65+ 2,505 210 8.8 7.4-10.5 262 9.8 8.4-11.5 167 7.1 5.4- 9.5 1,866 74.2 71.5-76.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 869 90 8.1 6.1-10.8 123 9.8 7.5-12.7 149 15.1 11.3-19.7 507 67.0 61.7-72.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,099 130 5.1 3.6- 7.1 200 7.9 6.5- 9.7 191 8.3 6.7-10.2 1,578 78.7 75.8-81.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,948 98 4.7 3.4- 6.3 160 5.7 4.5- 7.1 138 5.6 4.4- 7.0 1,552 84.1 81.7-86.2
College Graduate 2,322 91 3.1 2.3- 4.1 103 3.1 2.3- 4.1 67 1.8 1.3- 2.5 2,061 92.0 90.5-93.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 860 79 9.0 6.5-12.5 158 14.9 11.8-18.6 196 22.9 19.0-27.5 427 53.1 48.0-58.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,199 86 7.4 4.8-11.2 147 10.1 8.0-12.7 136 10.3 8.0-13.2 830 72.2 67.9-76.2
$25,000- 34,999 768 39 3.7 2.4- 5.6 61 6.7 4.6- 9.8 51 6.6 4.2-10.2 617 83.0 78.6-86.7
$35,000- 49,999 901 39 2.8 1.9- 4.1 56 6.4 4.5- 9.2 39 3.5 2.3- 5.4 767 87.3 84.1-89.9
$50,000- 74,999 910 31 3.7 2.4- 5.8 34 2.0 1.3- 2.9 15 0.9 0.5- 1.6 830 93.4 91.2-95.1
$75,000+ 1,295 38 2.7 1.7- 4.2 31 1.6 0.9- 2.7 16 0.9 0.5- 1.6 1,210 94.9 93.1-96.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 168 12 8.7 4.6-15.8 20 10.6 5.1-20.7 14 6.1 2.9-12.2 122 74.6 64.4-82.7
Non-Veteran 7,080 397 4.6 3.9- 5.4 566 5.8 5.1- 6.6 531 6.2 5.4- 7.0 5,586 83.5 82.2-84.7

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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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