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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Social Context

How often in the past 12 months would you say you were worried or stressed about having enough money to pay
your rent/mortgage? Would you say you were worried or stressed-
Always, Usually, So metimes, Rarely or Never?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Always Usually Sometimes Rarely Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,280 992 12.5 11.4-13.7 427 5.5 4.8- 6.4 1,610 19.3 18.1-20.7 1,282 15.6 14.4-16.9 4,969 47.0 45.4-48.7
-Eastern NC 2,489 287 12.9 10.9-15.4 108 5.1 3.8- 6.7 461 18.6 16.2-21.2 323 16.1 13.5-19.0 1,310 47.4 44.1-50.7
GENDER
Male 874 84 12.6 9.3-16.8 31 3.5 2.0- 5.9 141 16.2 12.8-20.3 111 16.9 12.9-21.8 507 50.9 45.6-56.2
Female 1,615 203 13.3 10.9-16.2 77 6.6 4.7- 9.1 320 20.8 17.7-24.2 212 15.3 12.3-18.8 803 44.0 40.0-48.1
RACE
White 1,676 160 11.1 8.8-13.7 75 5.9 4.2- 8.1 277 17.0 14.3-20.2 218 14.9 12.2-18.0 946 51.2 47.2-55.1
African American 541 84 14.3 10.2-19.6 18 3.1 1.4- 6.4 134 23.9 18.7-30.1 63 15.9 10.6-23.2 242 42.8 35.9-50.0
Other minorities 259 *** *** *** 14 5.2 2.3-11.2 47 14.6 9.2-22.3 *** *** *** 118 36.3 26.9-46.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 134 *** *** *** *** *** *** 30 20.0 11.8-31.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,350 267 12.9 10.8-15.3 99 5.0 3.8- 6.7 429 18.4 15.9-21.1 299 15.2 12.7-18.1 1,256 48.5 45.1-51.9
AGE
18-34 334 54 14.8 10.4-20.6 22 5.9 3.4-10.0 60 16.2 11.7-21.8 66 23.8 17.5-31.4 132 39.4 32.0-47.3
35-54 805 115 16.1 12.4-20.8 56 7.4 5.0-10.8 173 20.2 16.2-25.0 121 15.0 11.3-19.6 340 41.2 36.0-46.6
55-64 566 71 11.7 8.2-16.4 19 2.5 1.4- 4.3 104 22.2 17.0-28.4 72 13.6 9.4-19.2 300 50.1 43.8-56.4
65-74 433 27 4.5 2.4- 8.4 *** *** *** 74 16.5 12.1-22.1 37 8.9 4.7-16.1 288 68.2 60.9-74.7
75+ 325 16 3.9 1.9- 7.5 *** *** *** 48 14.6 8.9-23.0 23 7.5 4.2-12.9 235 73.8 65.1-81.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 335 75 22.8 16.1-31.2 11 2.9 1.3- 6.5 80 22.7 16.6-30.3 23 13.1 7.1-22.9 146 38.6 30.5-47.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 758 98 12.6 9.3-16.8 28 3.4 1.7- 6.8 174 22.5 18.3-27.3 95 14.7 10.9-19.6 363 46.8 41.1-52.7
Some Post-H.S. 655 76 12.1 8.9-16.3 40 9.1 6.2-13.2 107 15.4 11.4-20.5 90 18.7 13.9-24.8 342 44.7 38.6-50.9
College Graduate 738 37 4.7 3.0- 7.2 29 3.3 2.0- 5.4 99 12.7 9.6-16.8 115 17.1 13.3-21.6 458 62.2 56.8-67.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 318 95 35.7 27.4-45.0 17 6.0 2.9-11.9 87 24.8 18.0-33.1 22 7.3 3.8-13.8 97 26.2 19.0-35.1
$15,000- 24,999 409 65 17.1 11.5-24.8 29 6.8 3.8-12.0 113 28.0 21.5-35.6 38 14.8 8.8-23.8 164 33.2 26.2-41.0
$25,000- 34,999 249 29 13.9 7.9-23.2 *** *** *** 44 17.5 11.5-25.6 *** *** *** 131 39.4 30.1-49.5
$35,000- 49,999 350 29 8.6 5.2-13.9 15 4.1 2.0- 8.0 68 19.0 13.6-26.0 58 20.4 14.5-28.0 180 47.9 40.0-55.8
$50,000+ 782 23 3.2 1.8- 5.6 29 5.2 3.0- 8.7 92 13.0 9.4-17.8 128 17.2 13.1-22.3 510 61.4 55.5-66.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 789 146 17.9 14.3-22.2 45 9.6 6.3-14.5 169 23.1 18.6-28.3 78 10.3 7.1-14.8 351 39.1 33.7-44.7
No 1,691 139 11.3 8.8-14.3 62 3.6 2.5- 5.2 290 17.0 14.3-20.1 244 17.9 14.8-21.6 956 50.2 46.2-54.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 402 22 4.6 2.5- 8.1 12 4.5 2.1- 9.2 45 9.6 6.4-14.2 54 21.0 14.6-29.3 269 60.3 52.4-67.7
Non-Veteran 2,087 265 14.5 12.1-17.3 96 5.2 3.8- 7.0 416 20.2 17.5-23.2 269 15.1 12.4-18.3 1,041 44.9 41.3-48.6

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*Asked only of those who rent or own their home.

These questions have not been asked in previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

**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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