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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Veteranīs Health

Has there been a time in the past 12 months when you thought of taking your own life?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,454 73 6.2 4.3- 8.7 1,381 93.8 91.3-95.7
-Eastern NC 451 22 3.7 2.0- 6.9 429 96.3 93.1-98.0
GENDER
Male 392 18 3.6 1.8- 7.2 374 96.4 92.8-98.2
Female 59 *** *** *** 55 95.6 83.4-99.0
RACE
White 337 14 2.5 1.2- 5.3 323 97.5 94.7-98.8
African American 72 *** *** *** 67 94.6 84.1-98.3
Other minorities 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 434 21 3.9 2.0- 7.2 413 96.1 92.8-98.0
AGE
18-34 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 109 *** *** *** 99 93.7 86.1-97.3
55-64 112 *** *** *** 108 95.3 80.8-99.0
65-74 93 *** *** *** 90 98.0 93.4-99.4
75+ 90 *** *** *** 86 97.6 93.2-99.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 142 *** *** *** 135 96.5 90.4-98.8
Some Post-H.S. 140 *** *** *** 134 96.2 88.5-98.8
College Graduate 146 *** *** *** 138 95.5 87.1-98.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 57 *** *** *** 57 100 94.9- 100
$25,000- 34,999 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 93 *** *** *** 89 95.2 85.2-98.5
$50,000+ 185 *** *** *** 177 98.2 96.2-99.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 163 12 5.5 2.4-12.3 151 94.5 87.7-97.6
No 285 *** *** *** 275 97.2 92.9-98.9

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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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