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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 11,526 8,692 77.2 76.0-78.5 2,834 22.8 21.5-24.0
-MALES 4,258 3,340 80.4 78.4-82.1 918 19.6 17.9-21.6
RACE
White 3,429 2,748 82.7 80.8-84.4 681 17.3 15.6-19.2
African American 527 383 76.0 70.2-80.9 144 24.0 19.1-29.8
Other Minorities 277 192 72.5 63.4-80.0 85 27.5 20.0-36.6
AGE
18-24 151 117 79.4 70.2-86.3 34 20.6 13.7-29.8
25-34 341 281 84.9 79.6-88.9 60 15.1 11.1-20.4
35-44 602 472 79.2 74.8-83.0 130 20.8 17.0-25.2
45-54 843 669 79.4 75.5-82.8 174 20.6 17.2-24.5
55-64 1,013 822 83.4 80.3-86.0 191 16.6 14.0-19.7
65+ 1,283 959 75.6 72.3-78.6 324 24.4 21.4-27.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 556 362 67.8 61.7-73.4 194 32.2 26.6-38.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,180 927 81.1 77.0-84.6 253 18.9 15.4-23.0
Some Post-H.S. 951 771 82.6 78.6-86.0 180 17.4 14.0-21.4
College Graduate 1,565 1,275 83.3 80.7-85.7 290 16.7 14.3-19.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 366 238 68.7 61.1-75.3 128 31.3 24.7-38.9
$15,000- 24,999 632 446 75.7 70.1-80.5 186 24.3 19.5-29.9
$25,000- 34,999 467 368 78.7 72.9-83.5 99 21.3 16.5-27.1
$35,000- 49,999 549 439 78.1 71.4-83.6 110 21.9 16.4-28.6
$50,000- 74,999 621 515 83.8 78.9-87.7 106 16.2 12.3-21.1
$75,000+ 1,145 962 85.4 82.6-87.9 183 14.6 12.1-17.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,537 1,147 76.8 73.3-79.9 390 23.2 20.1-26.7
No 2,637 2,131 81.9 79.5-84.1 506 18.1 15.9-20.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,447 1,138 79.1 75.6-82.2 309 20.9 17.8-24.4
Non-Veteran 2,808 2,199 80.7 78.4-82.8 609 19.3 17.2-21.6

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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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