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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 11,526 8,618 67.3 65.9-68.8 1,223 8.4 7.6- 9.1 1,685 24.3 22.9-25.7
GENDER
Male 4,309 3,041 60.2 57.8-62.5 401 7.1 6.1- 8.2 867 32.7 30.4-35.1
Female 7,217 5,577 74.0 72.2-75.7 822 9.5 8.5-10.6 818 16.5 14.9-18.1
RACE
White 8,799 6,766 71.1 69.4-72.7 957 8.6 7.8- 9.4 1,076 20.4 18.9-22.0
African American 1,819 1,302 63.8 60.1-67.4 206 9.3 7.5-11.6 311 26.8 23.5-30.5
Native American 270 199 67.2 56.7-76.3 25 7.7 4.0-14.1 46 25.1 16.7-35.8
Other Minorities 554 289 38.5 32.6-44.7 26 3.7 1.8- 7.3 239 57.8 51.5-64.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 526 241 32.7 27.1-38.8 27 4.7 2.6- 8.6 258 62.6 56.3-68.5
-English Speaking 232 *** *** *** 21 8.8 4.6-16.1 *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 294 93 22.8 17.1-29.7 *** *** *** 195 74.6 67.2-80.8
Non-Hispanic 10,966 8,351 69.9 68.4-71.4 1,191 8.6 7.9- 9.4 1,424 21.4 20.1-22.9
AGE
18-34 1,426 768 47.9 44.5-51.3 86 5.2 3.8- 6.9 572 47.0 43.6-50.4
35-44 1,549 1,096 68.8 65.4-72.1 119 6.5 5.1- 8.2 334 24.7 21.6-28.0
45-54 2,092 1,578 74.9 72.0-77.7 200 8.5 7.0-10.4 314 16.5 14.2-19.2
55-64 2,479 1,943 77.8 75.2-80.2 281 10.7 9.0-12.6 255 11.5 9.6-13.6
65-74 2,126 1,739 83.5 81.2-85.5 270 11.7 9.9-13.7 117 4.8 3.8- 6.2
75+ 1,717 1,386 79.6 76.4-82.5 253 16.3 13.6-19.5 78 4.0 3.0- 5.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,458 990 58.1 53.7-62.3 156 7.4 5.7- 9.5 312 34.5 30.3-38.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,304 2,411 63.3 60.4-66.1 340 7.3 6.1- 8.6 553 29.5 26.7-32.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,899 2,197 70.5 67.8-73.2 316 8.6 7.3-10.3 386 20.8 18.4-23.5
College Graduate 3,834 3,004 74.8 72.6-76.9 401 9.9 8.5-11.3 429 15.3 13.6-17.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,380 935 58.1 53.6-62.4 155 7.8 5.8-10.3 290 34.2 29.9-38.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,955 1,351 57.4 53.6-61.1 190 6.9 5.5- 8.5 414 35.8 32.1-39.6
$25,000- 34,999 1,120 832 66.1 61.2-70.7 117 8.4 6.3-11.0 171 25.5 21.1-30.4
$35,000- 49,999 1,413 1,087 69.5 65.4-73.3 153 9.3 7.4-11.6 173 21.3 17.8-25.3
$50,000-74,999 1,343 1,051 75.4 71.3-79.0 120 6.1 4.7- 7.9 172 18.5 15.1-22.5
$75,000+ 2,266 1,831 78.0 75.2-80.7 245 9.9 8.3-11.8 190 12.1 9.9-14.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,416 2,583 72.0 69.3-74.6 530 13.3 11.7-15.2 303 14.6 12.4-17.2
No 7,554 5,635 66.2 64.4-68.0 645 6.9 6.1- 7.8 1,274 26.8 25.1-28.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,593 1,174 68.3 64.6-71.9 210 12.0 9.8-14.5 209 19.7 16.6-23.2
Non-Veteran 9,928 7,440 67.2 65.6-68.8 1,012 7.9 7.1- 8.7 1,476 24.9 23.4-26.5

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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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