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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No No one HH requires meds.
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,650 9,803 78.9 77.5-80.2 649 7.4 6.5- 8.4 1,198 13.7 12.6-14.9
-WHITES 9,130 7,876 82.2 80.8-83.5 389 5.7 4.9- 6.7 865 12.1 11.0-13.3
GENDER
Male 3,451 2,972 83.6 81.4-85.5 124 4.5 3.4- 6.0 355 11.9 10.2-13.7
Female 5,679 4,904 80.9 79.0-82.6 265 6.8 5.6- 8.2 510 12.3 11.0-13.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 165 118 57.3 45.4-68.4 15 15.7 7.7-29.3 32 27.1 17.9-38.7
Non-Hispanic 8,960 7,753 82.9 81.6-84.2 374 5.4 4.6- 6.4 833 11.6 10.6-12.8
AGE
18-24 211 155 76.4 68.2-83.1 20 12.2 7.1-20.3 36 11.4 7.6-16.7
25-34 622 429 67.7 62.6-72.4 49 7.8 5.4-11.2 144 24.5 20.3-29.3
35-44 1,221 932 75.9 72.7-78.9 70 5.2 3.9- 6.8 219 18.9 16.2-22.0
45-54 1,662 1,385 83.4 80.9-85.7 100 6.7 5.1- 8.6 177 9.9 8.2-11.9
55-64 2,063 1,854 91.2 89.6-92.6 61 2.5 1.8- 3.3 148 6.4 5.2- 7.8
65+ 3,285 3,064 93.7 92.5-94.8 86 3.0 2.3- 3.9 135 3.3 2.6- 4.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 987 864 82.8 78.4-86.5 64 9.5 6.8-13.1 59 7.7 5.3-11.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,554 2,215 80.1 76.9-82.9 126 7.8 5.7-10.6 213 12.1 10.0-14.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,318 1,991 83.9 81.4-86.1 95 4.7 3.5- 6.3 232 11.5 9.6-13.7
College Graduate 3,260 2,797 82.4 80.1-84.4 104 3.9 2.9- 5.2 359 13.7 11.9-15.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 806 683 84.0 79.7-87.5 58 7.5 5.3-10.3 65 8.6 5.9-12.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,327 1,126 78.1 73.6-82.0 74 10.2 7.1-14.5 127 11.7 9.2-14.8
$25,000- 34,999 939 807 78.2 71.9-83.3 47 9.9 5.7-16.7 85 11.9 8.9-15.8
$35,000-49,999 1,168 1,006 81.1 77.1-84.6 46 5.3 3.7- 7.6 116 13.6 10.5-17.4
$50,000- 74,999 1,292 1,119 83.4 79.9-86.5 44 4.4 2.7- 7.0 129 12.2 9.7-15.2
$75,000+ 2,169 1,888 84.0 81.5-86.3 57 2.9 2.1- 4.0 224 13.1 11.0-15.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,395 3,107 88.6 86.6-90.4 168 5.8 4.5- 7.3 120 5.6 4.4- 7.2
No 5,597 4,651 79.0 77.2-80.8 217 5.8 4.7- 7.1 729 15.2 13.7-16.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,322 1,179 89.4 87.0-91.5 38 3.0 2.0- 4.4 105 7.6 5.8- 9.8
Non-Veteran 7,806 6,695 81.0 79.5-82.5 351 6.1 5.2- 7.3 760 12.8 11.6-14.1

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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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