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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Firearms-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Are any of these firearms now loaded?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,778 1,423 36.9 34.1-39.7 2,355 63.1 60.3-65.9
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 346 128 31.1 23.2-40.2 218 68.9 59.8-76.8
GENDER
Male 158 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 188 63 26.5 19.1-35.5 125 73.5 64.5-80.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 342 127 32.3 24.2-41.6 215 67.7 58.4-75.8
AGE
18-34 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 90 26 17.5 10.0-28.6 64 82.5 71.4-90.0
65-74 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 131 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 119 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 225 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 272 *** *** *** 171 64.0 53.0-73.7

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported having firearms in or around their home.

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).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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