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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,518 7,015 91.5 90.1-92.7 503 8.5 7.3- 9.9
-Western NC 1,186 1,105 93.9 91.5-95.7 81 6.1 4.3- 8.5
RACE
White 1,088 1,014 93.9 91.3-95.7 74 6.1 4.3- 8.7
African American 34 31 96.0 86.9-98.8 3 4.0 1.2-13.1
Other Minorities 58 54 92.5 64.0-98.8 4 7.5 1.2-36.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 26 24 90.2 60.6-98.2 2 9.8 1.8-39.4
Non-Hispanic 1,158 1,079 94.0 91.6-95.8 79 6.0 4.2- 8.4
AGE
18-24 26 19 69.8 42.0-88.0 7 30.2 12.0-58.0
25-34 78 73 95.8 87.8-98.7 5 4.2 1.3-12.2
35-44 135 133 99.0 95.6-99.8 2 1.0 0.2- 4.4
45-54 187 182 97.6 94.0-99.1 5 2.4 0.9- 6.0
55-64 261 254 97.3 93.7-98.9 7 2.7 1.1- 6.3
65+ 483 430 89.1 85.5-91.8 53 10.9 8.2-14.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 171 141 84.0 76.2-89.6 30 16.0 10.4-23.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 369 339 93.6 90.0-96.0 30 6.4 4.0-10.0
Some Post-H.S. 326 313 93.8 85.0-97.6 13 6.2 2.4-15.0
College Graduate 318 311 98.6 96.9-99.4 7 1.4 0.6- 3.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 177 157 89.1 81.0-94.0 20 10.9 6.0-19.0
$15,000- 24,999 231 212 92.0 86.7-95.3 19 8.0 4.7-13.3
$25,000- 34,999 138 134 96.2 87.4-98.9 4 3.8 1.1-12.6
$35,000- 49,999 151 148 97.9 93.1-99.4 3 2.1 0.6- 6.9
$50,000-74,999 129 128 99.9 98.9- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 1.1
$75,000+ 127 127 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 532 488 93.1 90.1-95.3 44 6.9 4.7- 9.9
No 625 590 94.5 90.5-96.9 35 5.5 3.1- 9.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 14 13 88.4 48.8-98.4 1 11.6 1.6-51.2
Non-Veteran 1,172 1,092 94.0 91.6-95.7 80 6.0 4.3- 8.4

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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.

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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