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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,076 4,794 77.1 75.6-78.6 1,282 22.9 21.4-24.4
-Western NC 1,016 775 73.8 69.9-77.3 241 26.2 22.7-30.1
GENDER
Female 1,016 775 73.8 69.9-77.3 241 26.2 22.7-30.1
RACE
White 943 720 74.6 70.7-78.2 223 25.4 21.8-29.3
African American 25 21 78.0 48.3-93.0 4 22.0 7.0-51.7
Other Minorities 46 34 49.2 21.7-77.2 12 50.8 22.8-78.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 22 16 74.2 45.6-90.8 6 25.8 9.2-54.4
Non-Hispanic 993 758 73.8 69.8-77.4 235 26.2 22.6-30.2
AGE
35-44 86 53 62.1 49.6-73.2 33 37.9 26.8-50.4
45-54 187 130 68.6 59.6-76.4 57 31.4 23.6-40.4
55-64 260 211 82.6 76.8-87.2 49 17.4 12.8-23.2
65+ 483 381 79.0 74.4-83.0 102 21.0 17.0-25.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 156 110 70.2 60.4-78.4 46 29.8 21.6-39.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 318 237 68.8 60.9-75.7 81 31.2 24.3-39.1
Some Post-H.S. 270 210 74.7 66.9-81.1 60 25.3 18.9-33.1
College Graduate 272 218 79.9 72.8-85.5 54 20.1 14.5-27.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 152 106 66.3 55.9-75.3 46 33.7 24.7-44.1
$15,000- 24,999 204 148 64.2 54.3-73.0 56 35.8 27.0-45.7
$25,000- 34,999 119 89 67.9 55.8-77.9 30 32.1 22.1-44.2
$35,000- 49,999 129 101 72.1 59.7-81.9 28 27.9 18.1-40.3
$50,000-74,999 110 93 83.6 73.2-90.5 17 16.4 9.5-26.8
$75,000+ 107 95 83.4 70.8-91.2 12 16.6 8.8-29.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 487 365 71.2 65.1-76.6 122 28.8 23.4-34.9
No 507 397 75.8 70.4-80.5 110 24.2 19.5-29.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 14 13 94.6 68.8-99.3 1 5.4 0.7-31.2
Non-Veteran 1,002 762 73.5 69.6-77.2 240 26.5 22.8-30.4

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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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