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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Veteranīs Health

Has a doctor or other health professional ever told you that you have suffered
a traumatic brain injury (TBI)?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,469 44 2.7 1.7- 4.3 1,425 97.3 95.7-98.3
-Eastern NC 453 13 2.8 1.2- 6.2 440 97.2 93.8-98.8
GENDER
Male 394 12 3.1 1.4- 7.0 382 96.9 93.0-98.6
Female 59 *** *** *** 58 99.8 98.5- 100
RACE
White 338 *** *** *** 331 99.3 98.2-99.7
African American 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 436 12 2.9 1.3- 6.4 424 97.1 93.6-98.7
AGE
18-34 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 107 *** *** *** 101 94.3 84.5-98.1
55-64 113 *** *** *** 110 97.0 86.0-99.4
65-74 95 *** *** *** 94 99.8 98.6- 100
75+ 91 *** *** *** 91 100 96.8- 100
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 143 *** *** *** 141 99.1 96.5-99.8
Some Post-H.S. 141 *** *** *** 138 95.8 86.3-98.8
College Graduate 146 *** *** *** 139 98.2 95.7-99.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 22 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 95 *** *** *** 93 97.1 83.4-99.6
$50,000+ 185 *** *** *** 181 97.3 90.2-99.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 161 *** *** *** 152 94.0 84.8-97.8
No 289 *** *** *** 285 98.8 95.4-99.7

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*Asked of veterans who ever served on active duty in the United States Armed Forces, either in the regular military
or in a National Guard or military reserve unit.

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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