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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 12,107 1,541 12.6 11.6-13.7 10,566 87.4 86.3-88.4
-WHITES 9,432 1,169 12.2 11.1-13.3 8,263 87.8 86.7-88.9
GENDER
Male 3,594 338 10.3 8.6-12.2 3,256 89.7 87.8-91.4
Female 5,838 831 14.0 12.7-15.3 5,007 86.0 84.7-87.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 176 19 11.2 5.0-23.1 157 88.8 76.9-95.0
Non-Hispanic 9,250 1,148 12.2 11.1-13.4 8,102 87.8 86.6-88.9
AGE
18-24 230 31 12.9 7.9-20.3 199 87.1 79.7-92.1
25-34 635 88 15.4 11.8-19.8 547 84.6 80.2-88.2
35-44 1,265 153 11.5 9.5-13.7 1,112 88.5 86.3-90.5
45-54 1,721 204 10.8 9.0-12.8 1,517 89.2 87.2-91.0
55-64 2,124 282 12.5 10.7-14.5 1,842 87.5 85.5-89.3
65+ 3,383 406 11.6 10.3-13.0 2,977 88.4 87.0-89.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,032 204 20.1 16.5-24.3 828 79.9 75.7-83.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,669 297 11.7 9.5-14.3 2,372 88.3 85.7-90.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,376 307 11.9 10.1-14.0 2,069 88.1 86.0-89.9
College Graduate 3,342 360 10.6 9.0-12.5 2,982 89.4 87.5-91.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 855 183 21.3 17.4-25.7 672 78.7 74.3-82.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,357 212 15.0 12.5-18.0 1,145 85.0 82.0-87.5
$25,000- 34,999 969 120 13.9 10.9-17.7 849 86.1 82.3-89.1
$35,000-49,999 1,192 127 10.5 8.4-13.2 1,065 89.5 86.8-91.6
$50,000- 74,999 1,326 136 9.7 7.7-12.1 1,190 90.3 87.9-92.3
$75,000+ 2,232 226 10.1 8.2-12.2 2,006 89.9 87.8-91.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,479 663 19.5 17.3-22.0 2,816 80.5 78.0-82.7
No 5,609 467 8.7 7.6-10.0 5,142 91.3 90.0-92.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,361 102 8.1 6.1-10.7 1,259 91.9 89.3-93.9
Non-Veteran 8,069 1,067 12.8 11.6-14.1 7,002 87.2 85.9-88.4

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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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