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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Veteranīs Health

Has a doctor or other health professional ever told you that you have suffered
a traumatic brain injury (TBI)?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,469 44 2.7 1.7- 4.3 1,425 97.3 95.7-98.3
GENDER
Male 1,335 41 2.9 1.8- 4.7 1,294 97.1 95.3-98.2
Female 134 *** *** *** 131 99.4 97.6-99.9
RACE
White 1,213 34 1.7 1.1- 2.7 1,179 98.3 97.3-98.9
African American 182 *** *** *** 177 96.0 89.0-98.6
Native American 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-English Speaking 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,433 42 2.4 1.5- 3.8 1,391 97.6 96.2-98.5
AGE
18-34 77 *** *** *** 73 95.8 84.4-99.0
35-44 107 *** *** *** 104 97.5 89.6-99.5
45-54 180 *** *** *** 173 95.9 89.7-98.5
55-64 328 12 2.4 1.0- 5.4 316 97.6 94.6-99.0
65-74 404 *** *** *** 395 98.9 97.7-99.5
75+ 365 *** *** *** 358 98.6 96.5-99.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 104 *** *** *** 102 97.4 87.7-99.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 396 *** *** *** 387 97.0 92.2-98.9
Some Post-H.S. 455 12 2.3 1.0- 5.1 443 97.7 94.9-99.0
College Graduate 510 21 3.1 1.6- 5.8 489 96.9 94.2-98.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 89 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 234 *** *** *** 226 97.0 92.5-98.8
$25,000- 34,999 170 *** *** *** 164 96.7 89.2-99.1
$35,000- 49,999 264 *** *** *** 256 97.3 92.8-99.0
$50,000-74,999 219 *** *** *** 214 99.1 97.5-99.7
$75,000+ 310 *** *** *** 305 98.2 93.5-99.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 532 23 4.3 2.3- 7.7 509 95.7 92.3-97.7
No 929 21 1.9 0.9- 4.0 908 98.1 96.0-99.1

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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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