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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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 11,311 5,569 42.3 40.9-43.8 607 6.2 5.4- 7.1 278 3.5 2.9- 4.1 4,857 48.0 46.5-49.5
-Western NC 1,836 904 44.3 41.1-47.5 90 5.9 4.2- 8.1 37 2.9 1.9- 4.4 805 46.9 43.7-50.2
GENDER
Male 713 307 37.1 32.5-42.0 29 5.6 3.1-10.2 19 3.9 2.2- 6.7 358 53.3 48.2-58.4
Female 1,123 597 50.7 46.7-54.7 61 6.1 4.4- 8.4 18 2.1 1.2- 3.7 447 41.1 37.2-45.1
RACE
White 1,692 833 44.5 41.3-47.8 89 6.3 4.5- 8.7 34 2.6 1.7- 4.0 736 46.5 43.3-49.8
African American 43 21 42.0 22.5-64.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 22 58.0 35.7-77.5
Other Minorities 89 46 40.5 23.5-60.0 1 2.2 0.3-14.3 2 5.4 1.3-19.9 40 51.9 32.6-70.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 36 20 53.4 30.9-74.5 2 7.7 1.8-27.1 2 12.6 2.7-42.4 12 26.4 11.7-49.1
Non-Hispanic 1,797 882 44.0 40.8-47.2 88 5.8 4.2- 8.1 35 2.6 1.7- 3.9 792 47.6 44.3-50.8
AGE
18-24 41 16 38.9 21.9-59.0 2 13.3 2.6-46.5 2 4.7 1.1-17.6 21 43.2 24.7-63.8
25-34 118 42 38.6 28.5-49.7 4 4.2 1.4-11.6 7 6.0 2.5-13.9 65 51.2 40.4-61.9
35-44 220 66 33.4 26.3-41.2 14 6.4 3.6-11.0 9 4.1 1.9- 8.8 131 56.1 48.3-63.6
45-54 291 120 39.3 32.5-46.4 22 8.2 5.2-12.7 9 3.3 1.5- 7.1 140 49.3 42.1-56.5
55-64 441 230 51.3 45.9-56.7 19 4.2 2.5- 6.9 4 0.8 0.2- 2.5 188 43.7 38.4-49.2
65+ 706 420 59.5 55.2-63.6 28 3.6 2.4- 5.4 5 0.8 0.3- 2.1 253 36.1 32.1-40.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 269 101 30.6 24.2-38.0 11 4.4 2.1- 8.7 6 4.6 1.8-11.3 151 60.4 52.4-67.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 553 261 41.2 35.4-47.3 19 4.8 1.8-12.0 6 1.4 0.5- 3.9 267 52.6 46.3-58.8
Some Post-H.S. 483 245 46.6 40.5-52.9 24 5.1 3.1- 8.0 10 3.4 1.4- 7.6 204 44.9 38.9-51.2
College Graduate 528 296 52.6 47.0-58.2 36 8.7 5.9-12.8 15 3.5 1.9- 6.3 181 35.1 29.9-40.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 249 104 37.2 29.6-45.6 12 5.5 2.7-10.7 4 2.1 0.6- 6.4 129 55.2 46.8-63.4
$15,000- 24,999 353 167 42.9 35.6-50.4 17 4.4 2.3- 8.2 6 3.8 1.3-10.1 163 49.0 41.6-56.4
$25,000- 34,999 228 111 38.4 30.5-47.0 8 4.0 1.7- 8.9 3 1.5 0.4- 5.1 106 56.1 47.2-64.6
$35,000- 49,999 244 126 48.0 39.7-56.5 14 5.4 2.8-10.0 3 1.4 0.2- 7.4 101 45.2 36.8-53.9
$50,000-74,999 234 119 47.6 39.4-56.0 13 5.8 3.0-10.9 6 2.0 0.8- 5.3 96 44.5 36.5-52.9
$75,000+ 238 129 47.6 39.7-55.6 14 8.2 4.5-14.2 7 3.8 1.7- 8.4 88 40.4 32.7-48.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 792 392 44.2 39.4-49.0 32 4.9 3.1- 7.6 11 2.6 1.3- 5.3 357 48.4 43.5-53.3
No 1,035 508 44.5 40.4-48.8 58 6.5 4.2-10.0 26 3.2 1.9- 5.2 443 45.8 41.5-50.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 263 127 43.5 36.1-51.2 10 3.8 1.9- 7.5 4 1.6 0.6- 4.4 122 51.1 43.2-58.9
Non-Veteran 1,573 777 44.4 41.0-47.9 80 6.2 4.3- 8.7 33 3.1 2.0- 4.8 683 46.3 42.8-49.8

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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