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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Veteranīs Health

Did you ever serve in a combat or war zone?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,465 617 42.7 38.8-46.8 848 57.3 53.2-61.2
GENDER
Male 1,331 594 44.7 40.5-49.0 737 55.3 51.0-59.5
Female 134 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
White 1,210 498 41.2 36.9-45.7 712 58.8 54.3-63.1
African American 181 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Native American 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-English Speaking 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,429 603 43.2 39.1-47.3 826 56.8 52.7-60.9
AGE
18-34 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 180 59 31.7 23.0-41.9 121 68.3 58.1-77.0
55-64 328 157 48.4 40.5-56.4 171 51.6 43.6-59.5
65-74 403 146 36.6 29.6-44.2 257 63.4 55.8-70.4
75+ 363 159 43.1 35.7-50.9 204 56.9 49.1-64.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 396 161 34.6 27.6-42.2 235 65.4 57.8-72.4
Some Post-H.S. 452 183 44.9 38.2-51.8 269 55.1 48.2-61.8
College Graduate 509 224 46.6 40.2-53.0 285 53.4 47.0-59.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 233 *** *** *** 139 53.4 43.0-63.4
$25,000- 34,999 169 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 261 100 33.9 25.9-42.8 161 66.1 57.2-74.1
$50,000-74,999 220 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 310 138 48.4 40.0-56.8 172 51.6 43.2-60.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 532 228 41.8 35.4-48.5 304 58.2 51.5-64.6
No 925 385 43.3 38.3-48.4 540 56.7 51.6-61.7

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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).

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