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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,450 665 4.7 4.1- 5.2 927 6.3 5.6- 7.0 836 6.1 5.5- 6.8 9,022 83.0 81.9-84.0
-WHITES 8,997 488 4.5 3.9- 5.1 721 6.3 5.6- 7.0 580 5.1 4.6- 5.8 7,208 84.1 83.0-85.2
GENDER
Male 3,404 196 4.4 3.6- 5.3 270 6.3 5.3- 7.5 206 5.2 4.3- 6.3 2,732 84.2 82.4-85.7
Female 5,593 292 4.6 3.8- 5.5 451 6.3 5.5- 7.2 374 5.1 4.4- 5.9 4,476 84.1 82.7-85.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 163 8 3.8 1.3-10.4 9 3.6 1.4- 9.1 6 1.5 0.6- 3.7 140 91.2 84.2-95.2
Non-Hispanic 8,829 478 4.5 3.9- 5.2 712 6.4 5.7- 7.1 573 5.2 4.7- 5.9 7,066 83.9 82.8-85.0
AGE
18-24 220 10 4.1 1.8- 9.0 5 1.3 0.5- 3.3 3 0.6 0.2- 1.8 202 94.0 89.2-96.7
25-34 611 15 2.3 1.2- 4.2 22 3.5 2.1- 5.7 15 2.5 1.3- 4.7 559 91.8 88.6-94.1
35-44 1,192 37 2.8 1.9- 4.1 50 5.0 3.5- 7.2 45 3.3 2.4- 4.6 1,060 88.9 86.3-91.0
45-54 1,638 62 3.8 2.8- 5.1 119 7.2 5.7- 9.1 121 6.7 5.2- 8.6 1,336 82.3 79.7-84.6
55-64 2,037 113 5.1 4.0- 6.5 196 9.5 7.8-11.5 193 9.7 8.0-11.7 1,535 75.7 73.0-78.2
65+ 3,233 249 8.2 6.9- 9.7 327 8.9 7.8-10.2 197 5.7 4.7- 6.8 2,460 77.2 75.2-79.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 956 94 8.2 6.1-10.9 137 12.0 9.3-15.3 160 15.2 12.0-19.1 565 64.6 59.6-69.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,511 139 4.6 3.4- 6.2 226 7.8 6.5- 9.4 189 6.3 5.1- 7.6 1,957 81.3 78.9-83.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,286 125 4.4 3.4- 5.6 189 6.0 4.8- 7.5 147 4.7 3.7- 5.9 1,825 85.0 82.8-86.9
College Graduate 3,232 130 3.5 2.7- 4.4 169 3.8 3.0- 4.8 84 1.9 1.4- 2.7 2,849 90.8 89.4-92.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 786 64 7.1 5.2- 9.7 145 17.6 13.9-22.0 172 22.0 17.7-27.0 405 53.2 47.6-58.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,311 89 7.2 4.8-10.8 181 13.6 11.0-16.7 152 11.1 9.1-13.6 889 68.0 63.9-72.0
$25,000- 34,999 931 58 5.4 3.6- 8.1 85 8.0 6.0-10.7 61 6.2 4.4- 8.6 727 80.3 76.4-83.7
$35,000-49,999 1,153 64 4.9 3.4- 6.8 95 7.5 5.5-10.1 43 3.0 1.9- 4.7 951 84.7 81.4-87.4
$50,000- 74,999 1,269 55 4.1 2.9- 5.7 53 2.8 1.9- 4.3 30 2.2 1.3- 3.7 1,131 90.9 88.6-92.8
$75,000+ 2,149 60 2.2 1.6- 3.0 66 2.2 1.6- 3.1 29 1.3 0.8- 2.2 1,994 94.3 92.9-95.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,305 94 7.1 5.4- 9.1 129 7.8 5.8-10.4 85 6.7 4.9- 9.1 997 78.4 75.0-81.6
Non-Veteran 7,690 394 4.1 3.5- 4.8 592 6.1 5.4- 6.8 495 4.9 4.3- 5.6 6,209 85.0 83.8-86.1

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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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