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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,311 5,569 42.3 40.9-43.8 607 6.2 5.4- 7.1 278 3.5 2.9- 4.1 4,857 48.0 46.5-49.5
-MALES 4,159 1,813 36.1 33.8-38.3 192 5.9 4.7- 7.3 111 3.9 3.0- 5.0 2,043 54.2 51.8-56.6
RACE
White 3,363 1,518 39.1 36.6-41.6 156 6.3 4.9- 7.9 90 3.5 2.6- 4.7 1,599 51.2 48.5-53.8
African American 511 197 31.2 25.5-37.5 20 3.5 2.0- 5.9 8 2.8 1.0- 7.1 286 62.5 56.0-68.7
Other Minorities 261 87 23.2 17.1-30.7 15 7.0 3.1-14.9 12 7.5 4.0-13.8 147 62.3 53.1-70.7
AGE
18-24 146 28 14.8 9.4-22.6 7 8.0 3.5-17.3 10 7.2 3.6-14.1 101 69.9 59.8-78.4
25-34 325 82 25.1 19.4-31.9 23 7.6 4.6-12.2 16 5.7 3.3- 9.8 204 61.6 54.4-68.3
35-44 578 192 35.1 30.2-40.4 45 7.0 5.1- 9.7 22 4.1 2.4- 7.0 319 53.7 48.5-58.9
45-54 821 311 37.0 32.7-41.4 46 4.9 3.5- 6.8 28 2.9 1.8- 4.6 436 55.3 50.7-59.7
55-64 1,003 470 46.7 42.6-50.9 39 4.4 2.8- 6.6 15 1.7 0.9- 2.9 479 47.3 43.1-51.4
65+ 1,261 721 56.6 52.9-60.3 30 3.1 2.0- 4.7 18 1.9 1.0- 3.4 492 38.4 34.8-42.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 534 173 24.3 18.8-30.7 15 2.6 1.4- 4.8 15 4.6 2.4- 8.6 331 68.5 61.8-74.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,142 440 28.7 24.9-32.9 41 5.9 3.5- 9.7 27 4.2 2.5- 6.8 634 61.2 56.4-65.9
Some Post-H.S. 925 410 40.2 35.4-45.2 42 5.3 3.5- 8.0 28 5.4 3.1- 9.0 445 49.1 43.9-54.2
College Graduate 1,553 788 44.8 41.3-48.4 93 7.5 5.7- 9.8 41 2.3 1.6- 3.3 631 45.4 41.8-49.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 359 113 25.4 19.2-32.8 18 5.8 3.3- 9.8 9 4.7 1.7-12.0 219 64.2 56.0-71.6
$15,000- 24,999 614 241 31.9 26.2-38.1 21 5.8 2.6-12.1 13 3.4 1.6- 7.0 339 59.0 52.2-65.5
$25,000- 34,999 452 201 35.0 28.7-41.9 15 6.8 2.9-15.0 8 2.3 1.0- 5.5 228 55.8 48.4-63.0
$35,000- 49,999 538 259 40.9 34.8-47.2 21 6.0 3.4-10.3 13 3.2 1.5- 6.8 245 49.9 43.4-56.5
$50,000- 74,999 603 271 38.0 32.8-43.6 27 4.7 2.7- 8.1 24 7.0 4.0-12.1 281 50.2 44.4-56.0
$75,000+ 1,131 557 45.0 40.8-49.4 72 7.6 5.5-10.2 27 2.2 1.4- 3.4 475 45.2 40.9-49.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,512 689 38.7 35.0-42.6 53 4.1 2.9- 5.7 28 2.3 1.4- 3.9 742 54.9 50.9-58.8
No 2,626 1,116 34.9 32.2-37.7 138 6.7 5.2- 8.7 82 4.3 3.2- 5.8 1,290 54.1 51.0-57.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,420 734 46.8 42.9-50.7 51 3.7 2.7- 5.1 19 1.7 0.8- 3.5 616 47.8 43.9-51.7
Non-Veteran 2,736 1,077 32.6 30.0-35.3 141 6.5 5.1- 8.4 92 4.6 3.4- 6.1 1,426 56.3 53.3-59.2

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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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