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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-WHITES

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,085 10,056 80.2 78.9-81.5 2,029 19.8 18.5-21.1
-WHITES 9,416 7,909 80.4 78.8-81.8 1,507 19.6 18.2-21.2
GENDER
Male 3,590 2,964 78.0 75.4-80.4 626 22.0 19.6-24.6
Female 5,826 4,945 82.6 80.8-84.2 881 17.4 15.8-19.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 177 153 93.0 87.2-96.2 24 7.0 3.8-12.8
Non-Hispanic 9,233 7,751 80.0 78.4-81.5 1,482 20.0 18.5-21.6
AGE
18-24 229 169 66.5 57.0-74.8 60 33.5 25.2-43.0
25-34 636 482 74.5 69.6-78.8 154 25.5 21.2-30.4
35-44 1,265 1,018 80.9 78.1-83.5 247 19.1 16.5-21.9
45-54 1,716 1,317 77.1 74.3-79.7 399 22.9 20.3-25.7
55-64 2,124 1,778 84.1 81.9-86.1 346 15.9 13.9-18.1
65+ 3,375 3,083 91.8 90.5-92.9 292 8.2 7.1- 9.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,033 761 61.2 55.5-66.7 272 38.8 33.3-44.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,663 2,099 71.0 67.5-74.3 564 29.0 25.7-32.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,370 1,946 80.4 77.5-83.1 424 19.6 16.9-22.5
College Graduate 3,337 3,090 92.9 91.5-94.0 247 7.1 6.0- 8.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 851 597 62.5 57.1-67.7 254 37.5 32.3-42.9
$15,000- 24,999 1,355 1,046 72.4 68.2-76.3 309 27.6 23.7-31.8
$25,000- 34,999 969 774 72.5 66.7-77.5 195 27.5 22.5-33.3
$35,000-49,999 1,192 998 80.9 77.2-84.0 194 19.1 16.0-22.8
$50,000- 74,999 1,323 1,159 85.7 82.4-88.5 164 14.3 11.5-17.6
$75,000+ 2,229 2,037 88.4 85.7-90.6 192 11.6 9.4-14.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,480 2,788 73.2 70.1-76.0 692 26.8 24.0-29.9
No 5,594 4,827 83.6 81.8-85.3 767 16.4 14.7-18.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,363 1,151 83.1 79.7-86.0 212 16.9 14.0-20.3
Non-Veteran 8,051 6,756 80.0 78.3-81.6 1,295 20.0 18.4-21.7

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*Data in this table were derived from the tobacco use questions 1 and 2.

^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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