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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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Well prepared Somewhat prepared Not prepared at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,506 3,761 30.7 29.3-32.1 6,221 55.2 53.7-56.7 1,524 14.1 13.1-15.2
-WHITES 9,022 3,084 33.1 31.5-34.7 4,880 54.7 53.0-56.4 1,058 12.2 11.2-13.4
GENDER
Male 3,432 1,307 36.8 34.2-39.5 1,790 53.0 50.3-55.7 335 10.2 8.7-11.9
Female 5,590 1,777 29.6 27.8-31.6 3,090 56.2 54.1-58.3 723 14.1 12.7-15.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 163 54 29.4 20.7-39.9 77 53.3 42.3-64.1 32 17.2 10.9-26.2
Non-Hispanic 8,855 3,030 33.2 31.6-34.8 4,800 54.7 53.0-56.4 1,025 12.1 11.0-13.2
AGE
18-24 220 67 35.7 27.2-45.2 118 49.5 40.5-58.5 35 14.9 9.7-22.2
25-34 621 157 30.3 25.6-35.4 359 56.6 51.4-61.6 105 13.1 10.3-16.6
35-44 1,216 280 25.3 22.1-28.7 738 58.9 55.3-62.4 198 15.8 13.5-18.5
45-54 1,662 457 27.4 24.6-30.3 984 59.4 56.3-62.5 221 13.2 11.1-15.6
55-64 2,047 657 32.4 29.7-35.2 1,142 56.6 53.6-59.5 248 11.0 9.4-12.9
65+ 3,189 1,439 48.2 45.9-50.5 1,503 45.1 42.9-47.4 247 6.7 5.7- 7.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 953 334 32.4 27.3-38.1 436 47.4 41.9-52.8 183 20.2 16.3-24.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,520 874 34.6 31.3-38.1 1,339 52.4 48.9-55.8 307 13.0 10.9-15.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,293 817 34.7 31.5-38.1 1,231 53.2 49.7-56.6 245 12.1 9.9-14.6
College Graduate 3,244 1,052 30.9 28.6-33.2 1,869 59.5 57.0-61.9 323 9.7 8.4-11.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 786 259 30.6 25.9-35.7 360 49.0 43.3-54.7 167 20.4 16.7-24.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,311 448 31.4 27.7-35.3 672 48.5 44.2-52.7 191 20.2 16.4-24.6
$25,000- 34,999 931 305 29.5 25.1-34.4 519 54.7 49.3-59.9 107 15.8 11.4-21.5
$35,000-49,999 1,162 414 37.6 33.4-41.9 618 50.8 46.5-55.1 130 11.6 9.3-14.4
$50,000- 74,999 1,285 400 28.5 25.1-32.0 751 60.4 56.6-64.2 134 11.1 8.9-13.8
$75,000+ 2,167 710 33.5 30.5-36.6 1,249 57.4 54.2-60.5 208 9.1 7.7-10.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,338 1,118 32.8 30.1-35.7 1,741 52.4 49.5-55.2 479 14.8 13.0-16.9
No 5,542 1,908 32.9 30.9-34.9 3,071 55.9 53.8-58.0 563 11.2 9.9-12.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,311 583 44.0 40.1-47.9 619 48.2 44.2-52.2 109 7.8 6.2- 9.8
Non-Veteran 7,709 2,500 31.4 29.6-33.2 4,260 55.7 53.8-57.5 949 12.9 11.8-14.2

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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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