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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,287 5,643 42.7 41.3-44.2 588 5.8 5.2- 6.6 258 3.1 2.6- 3.7 4,798 48.4 46.8-49.9
-WHITES 8,870 4,615 45.4 43.7-47.0 437 5.7 5.0- 6.5 185 2.5 2.1- 3.0 3,633 46.5 44.8-48.2
GENDER
Male 3,345 1,556 40.2 37.7-42.8 159 5.8 4.7- 7.2 85 2.7 2.1- 3.6 1,545 51.2 48.6-53.9
Female 5,525 3,059 50.0 47.9-52.1 278 5.5 4.7- 6.5 100 2.3 1.7- 3.0 2,088 42.2 40.0-44.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 157 74 41.0 30.6-52.2 6 3.9 1.5- 9.7 8 7.0 2.8-16.5 69 48.2 36.7-59.9
Non-Hispanic 8,708 4,539 45.5 43.9-47.2 430 5.7 5.0- 6.5 177 2.4 1.9- 2.9 3,562 46.4 44.7-48.1
AGE
18-24 212 64 28.5 21.3-37.0 10 4.5 2.1- 9.5 8 2.5 1.1- 5.3 130 64.5 55.8-72.4
25-34 598 253 40.8 35.8-46.0 43 7.2 5.1-10.2 29 4.5 2.9- 7.0 273 47.5 42.2-52.7
35-44 1,164 464 38.4 34.8-42.0 90 8.1 6.3-10.3 43 3.8 2.7- 5.3 567 49.8 46.1-53.4
45-54 1,620 716 42.2 39.1-45.4 117 7.0 5.5- 8.7 41 2.1 1.5- 3.0 746 48.7 45.5-51.9
55-64 2,025 1,087 51.4 48.5-54.4 73 3.6 2.7- 4.9 35 1.6 1.1- 2.3 830 43.4 40.5-46.3
65+ 3,185 1,993 62.4 60.1-64.6 99 3.0 2.3- 3.9 27 0.9 0.6- 1.5 1,066 33.7 31.5-35.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 950 399 32.4 27.8-37.4 27 2.6 1.6- 4.4 15 1.7 0.9- 3.3 509 63.2 58.1-68.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,467 1,242 41.6 38.4-44.9 84 4.0 2.8- 5.8 41 2.2 1.4- 3.4 1,100 52.2 48.8-55.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,259 1,201 45.8 42.4-49.2 106 5.5 4.2- 7.1 53 2.9 2.0- 4.1 899 45.8 42.3-49.4
College Graduate 3,183 1,765 51.3 48.8-53.8 219 7.8 6.6- 9.2 76 2.6 2.0- 3.5 1,123 38.2 35.8-40.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 785 353 34.9 30.2-40.0 33 4.7 3.1- 7.1 10 1.5 0.6- 4.0 389 58.8 53.5-64.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,296 635 38.5 34.6-42.5 51 4.6 3.1- 6.6 16 1.4 0.8- 2.4 594 55.6 51.4-59.8
$25,000- 34,999 916 505 47.1 41.9-52.5 32 4.2 2.6- 6.6 18 2.8 1.5- 4.9 361 45.9 40.6-51.3
$35,000-49,999 1,130 618 47.5 43.2-51.8 52 5.1 3.3- 7.8 21 2.2 1.3- 3.8 439 45.2 40.8-49.6
$50,000- 74,999 1,252 678 48.8 44.8-52.8 62 5.3 3.8- 7.5 44 4.4 3.0- 6.4 468 41.5 37.5-45.6
$75,000+ 2,119 1,116 48.9 45.8-52.1 147 7.3 6.0- 8.9 48 2.3 1.6- 3.3 808 41.5 38.4-44.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,315 1,783 46.1 43.4-48.8 124 4.3 3.4- 5.5 46 1.7 1.1- 2.4 1,362 47.9 45.1-50.7
No 5,514 2,812 45.0 42.9-47.0 312 6.3 5.4- 7.4 139 2.9 2.3- 3.6 2,251 45.8 43.7-47.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,288 702 50.0 46.0-54.0 59 6.2 4.3- 8.8 20 1.6 1.0- 2.6 507 42.2 38.2-46.2
Non-Veteran 7,580 3,912 44.7 42.9-46.5 378 5.6 4.8- 6.4 165 2.6 2.1- 3.2 3,125 47.1 45.3-49.0

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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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