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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,506 9,973 79.3 77.9-80.6 1,533 20.7 19.4-22.1
-Eastern NC 3,124 2,693 79.2 76.5-81.7 431 20.8 18.3-23.5
GENDER
Male 1,093 918 75.4 70.7-79.6 175 24.6 20.4-29.3
Female 2,031 1,775 82.8 79.6-85.5 256 17.2 14.5-20.4
RACE
White 2,089 1,888 84.2 81.0-86.9 201 15.8 13.1-19.0
African American 693 574 74.6 68.3-80.0 119 25.4 20.0-31.7
Other minorities 321 213 57.0 46.7-66.7 108 43.0 33.3-53.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 163 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,951 2,596 81.5 78.7-84.0 355 18.5 16.0-21.3
AGE
18-34 466 338 68.4 61.9-74.2 128 31.6 25.8-38.1
35-54 942 766 78.2 73.8-81.9 176 21.8 18.1-26.2
55-64 690 584 82.9 77.9-86.9 106 17.1 13.1-22.1
65-74 542 529 97.8 95.7-98.9 13 2.2 1.1- 4.3
75+ 450 445 97.5 91.3-99.3 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 440 327 63.8 55.7-71.1 113 36.2 28.9-44.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 972 807 76.7 71.8-80.9 165 23.3 19.1-28.2
Some Post-H.S. 844 743 82.6 77.3-86.8 101 17.4 13.2-22.7
College Graduate 863 811 94.5 92.1-96.2 52 5.5 3.8- 7.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 433 310 56.7 48.7-64.4 123 43.3 35.6-51.3
$15,000- 24,999 522 399 65.8 58.2-72.6 123 34.2 27.4-41.8
$25,000- 34,999 303 262 80.9 71.7-87.6 41 19.1 12.4-28.3
$35,000- 49,999 428 379 86.5 80.9-90.7 49 13.5 9.3-19.1
$50,000+ 883 856 94.8 90.6-97.2 27 5.2 2.8- 9.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 970 859 82.2 77.2-86.3 111 17.8 13.7-22.8
No 2,004 1,710 78.6 75.2-81.7 294 21.4 18.3-24.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 504 471 93.6 90.1-95.9 33 6.4 4.1- 9.9
Non-Veteran 2,618 2,220 76.5 73.3-79.4 398 23.5 20.6-26.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to 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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