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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Past 12 months 1-2 years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,078 8,430 79.2 77.9-80.5 875 10.8 9.8-11.8
-FEMALES 5,914 5,363 88.7 87.2-90.0 551 11.3 10.0-12.8
RACE
White 4,500 4,059 87.9 86.2-89.5 441 12.1 10.5-13.8
African American 1,041 973 91.0 87.3-93.8 68 9.0 6.2-12.7
Other Minorities 329 289 87.2 80.9-91.7 40 12.8 8.3-19.1
AGE
18-34 434 354 81.9 76.6-86.2 80 18.1 13.8-23.4
35-44 725 620 83.9 79.1-87.8 105 16.1 12.2-20.9
45-54 1,074 953 89.0 86.3-91.3 121 11.0 8.7-13.7
55-64 1,353 1,227 90.1 87.4-92.3 126 9.9 7.7-12.6
65-74 1,229 1,162 95.7 93.8-97.1 67 4.3 2.9- 6.2
75+ 1,011 967 95.6 93.1-97.3 44 4.4 2.7- 6.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 688 651 91.7 86.1-95.2 37 8.3 4.8-13.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,715 1,591 91.4 88.5-93.6 124 8.6 6.4-11.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,553 1,404 88.6 85.8-91.0 149 11.4 9.0-14.2
College Graduate 1,950 1,709 84.4 81.8-86.6 241 15.6 13.4-18.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 742 694 92.4 88.2-95.1 48 7.6 4.9-11.8
$15,000- 24,999 994 903 88.3 84.5-91.2 91 11.7 8.8-15.5
$25,000- 34,999 562 509 89.0 82.1-93.4 53 11.0 6.6-17.9
$35,000- 49,999 689 620 89.2 85.4-92.1 69 10.8 7.9-14.6
$50,000- 74,999 654 582 86.2 81.2-90.0 72 13.8 10.0-18.8
$75,000+ 1,067 935 86.0 82.3-89.0 132 14.0 11.0-17.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,929 1,798 91.1 88.8-93.0 131 8.9 7.0-11.2
No 3,720 3,321 87.5 85.5-89.2 399 12.5 10.8-14.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 122 109 86.8 76.2-93.1 13 13.2 6.9-23.8
Non-Veteran 5,791 5,253 88.7 87.2-90.1 538 11.3 9.9-12.8

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

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