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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Nutrition

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,591 1,607 32.9 30.5-35.4 2,984 67.1 64.6-69.5
GENDER
Male 1,628 457 26.6 23.0-30.6 1,171 73.4 69.4-77.0
Female 2,963 1,150 38.6 35.4-41.8 1,813 61.4 58.2-64.6
RACE
White 3,595 1,265 33.7 31.0-36.6 2,330 66.3 63.4-69.0
African American 681 247 31.9 26.3-38.1 434 68.1 61.9-73.7
Native American 121 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 172 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 147 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-English Speaking 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 4,433 1,568 33.2 30.7-35.8 2,865 66.8 64.2-69.3
AGE
18-34 409 138 34.6 28.5-41.2 271 65.4 58.8-71.5
35-44 586 239 33.6 28.5-39.2 347 66.4 60.8-71.5
45-54 875 343 34.3 29.7-39.3 532 65.7 60.7-70.3
55-64 1,025 381 32.5 28.6-36.7 644 67.5 63.3-71.4
65-74 897 302 28.9 24.8-33.4 595 71.1 66.6-75.2
75+ 746 181 25.3 19.9-31.5 565 74.7 68.5-80.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 533 139 27.3 21.5-34.1 394 72.7 65.9-78.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,266 393 28.4 23.8-33.5 873 71.6 66.5-76.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,183 416 33.6 28.9-38.6 767 66.4 61.4-71.1
College Graduate 1,594 655 41.1 37.1-45.1 939 58.9 54.9-62.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 500 155 33.3 25.7-41.8 345 66.7 58.2-74.3
$15,000- 24,999 727 221 25.9 20.6-32.0 506 74.1 68.0-79.4
$25,000- 34,999 459 159 31.7 24.5-39.9 300 68.3 60.1-75.5
$35,000- 49,999 575 223 36.1 29.9-42.9 352 63.9 57.1-70.1
$50,000-74,999 557 212 33.0 26.4-40.3 345 67.0 59.7-73.6
$75,000+ 988 397 38.9 33.8-44.3 591 61.1 55.7-66.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,481 477 30.1 26.2-34.3 1,004 69.9 65.7-73.8
No 3,092 1,127 34.0 31.0-37.1 1,965 66.0 62.9-69.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 677 186 25.4 20.2-31.5 491 74.6 68.5-79.8
Non-Veteran 3,913 1,421 34.0 31.3-36.8 2,492 66.0 63.2-68.7

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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).

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