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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Health Status

General Health Indicator for Healthy North Carolina 2020

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent/VG/Good Fair/Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,495 8,856 80.4 79.3-81.5 2,639 19.6 18.5-20.7
-Eastern NC 3,118 2,334 79.6 77.3-81.7 784 20.4 18.3-22.7
GENDER
Male 1,091 818 79.5 75.7-82.8 273 20.5 17.2-24.3
Female 2,027 1,516 79.7 77.0-82.2 511 20.3 17.8-23.0
RACE
White 2,085 1,619 80.6 77.8-83.1 466 19.4 16.9-22.2
African American 688 480 80.4 75.9-84.2 208 19.6 15.8-24.1
Other minorities 323 217 70.3 60.4-78.6 106 29.7 21.4-39.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 164 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,943 2,224 80.9 78.6-82.9 719 19.1 17.1-21.4
AGE
18-34 471 426 92.4 88.5-95.1 45 7.6 4.9-11.5
35-54 938 749 80.8 76.8-84.2 189 19.2 15.8-23.2
55-64 691 477 66.6 60.8-72.0 214 33.4 28.0-39.2
65-74 539 368 67.7 61.4-73.4 171 32.3 26.6-38.6
75+ 443 286 61.2 52.7-69.0 157 38.8 31.0-47.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 435 213 59.2 51.4-66.5 222 40.8 33.5-48.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 974 688 79.4 75.6-82.8 286 20.6 17.2-24.4
Some Post-H.S. 843 665 85.1 81.6-88.0 178 14.9 12.0-18.4
College Graduate 861 766 91.6 88.8-93.8 95 8.4 6.2-11.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 428 210 59.0 51.5-66.1 218 41.0 33.9-48.5
$15,000- 24,999 518 333 68.1 60.9-74.4 185 31.9 25.6-39.1
$25,000- 34,999 302 223 79.3 71.7-85.3 79 20.7 14.7-28.3
$35,000- 49,999 427 356 84.1 78.5-88.4 71 15.9 11.6-21.5
$50,000+ 882 801 93.3 90.8-95.2 81 6.7 4.8- 9.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 964 451 51.6 46.3-56.9 513 48.4 43.1-53.7
No 2,005 1,773 89.0 86.5-91.1 232 11.0 8.9-13.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 502 382 81.4 76.3-85.6 120 18.6 14.4-23.7
Non-Veteran 2,614 1,950 79.3 76.7-81.6 664 20.7 18.4-23.3

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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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