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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Orientation-MALES

Now I'm going to ask you a question about your sexual orientation. I want to remind you that
your answers are kept confidential and you don't have to answer any question if you don't want.

Do you consider yourself to be:

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  Total
Respond.^
Heterosexual/straight Homosexual,gay,lesbian Other*
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,903 9,715 97.7 97.1-98.1 115 1.4 1.0- 1.8 73 1.0 0.7- 1.4
-MALES 3,689 3,605 97.4 96.5-98.1 57 1.6 1.1- 2.3 27 1.0 0.6- 1.8
RACE
White 2,944 2,878 97.4 96.3-98.2 46 1.7 1.1- 2.6 20 0.9 0.5- 1.6
African American 462 452 97.7 94.7-99.0 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 260 253 96.9 90.6-99.0 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 455 439 96.4 93.7-98.0 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 497 485 96.8 93.4-98.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 703 680 97.5 95.7-98.5 19 2.1 1.2- 3.6 *** *** ***
55-64 833 821 98.7 97.1-99.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 716 700 98.3 97.2-99.0 13 1.2 0.6- 2.2 *** *** ***
75+ 460 455 98.9 96.7-99.6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 431 427 98.2 94.8-99.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,035 1,016 98.0 96.3-98.9 11 1.2 0.5- 2.8 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 870 849 96.7 94.3-98.1 15 2.2 1.1- 4.2 *** *** ***
College Graduate 1,343 1,303 97.1 95.2-98.2 30 2.2 1.3- 3.6 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 331 323 98.3 96.0-99.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 585 575 97.5 94.0-98.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 376 364 97.5 95.0-98.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 512 499 98.0 95.9-99.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 523 513 96.8 93.0-98.6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 927 904 97.8 95.9-98.8 19 1.6 0.8- 3.0 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,076 1,051 96.8 94.2-98.2 16 1.7 0.8- 3.4 *** *** ***
No 2,599 2,540 97.6 96.5-98.3 41 1.6 1.0- 2.4 18 0.8 0.4- 1.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,277 1,262 99.1 98.4-99.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 2,410 2,341 96.9 95.6-97.8 48 1.9 1.3- 2.8 21 1.2 0.7- 2.2

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*Other includes bisexual or something else.

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

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