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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Social Context-MALES

How often in the past 12 months would you say you were worried or stressed about having enough money to buy
nutritious meals? Would you say you were worried or stressed-
Always, Usually, Sometimes, Rarely or Never?

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  Total
Respond.^
Always Usually Sometimes Rarely Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,397 596 6.4 5.7- 7.3 366 4.1 3.5- 4.7 1,425 16.1 14.9-17.4 1,176 13.7 12.6-14.9 6,834 59.7 58.1-61.2
-MALES 3,835 184 5.9 4.8- 7.2 116 3.7 2.9- 4.8 399 14.0 12.2-16.1 378 12.0 10.4-13.8 2,758 64.3 61.8-66.8
RACE
White 3,041 133 5.0 3.9- 6.3 84 3.8 2.8- 5.2 265 11.0 9.2-13.2 305 12.1 10.3-14.1 2,254 68.1 65.3-70.7
African American 483 30 8.9 5.5-14.0 17 3.1 1.7- 5.7 75 18.0 13.1-24.1 40 10.9 7.5-15.6 321 59.1 52.4-65.6
Other Minorities 284 15 5.9 2.9-11.5 15 4.3 1.9- 9.4 57 28.9 21.2-37.9 31 13.3 8.1-21.2 166 47.6 38.9-56.6
AGE
18-34 477 23 5.0 3.1- 7.8 23 5.0 3.1- 8.1 70 16.6 12.7-21.4 84 17.9 14.0-22.7 277 55.4 49.8-60.9
35-44 517 36 8.7 5.8-12.8 30 4.6 2.8- 7.3 65 15.0 10.8-20.5 75 12.7 9.5-16.8 311 59.0 53.0-64.8
45-54 718 55 9.2 6.4-13.1 22 3.0 1.6- 5.4 95 15.0 10.9-20.3 94 11.4 8.8-14.8 452 61.4 55.8-66.7
55-64 858 44 4.5 2.7- 7.2 27 3.5 2.1- 5.7 92 13.6 10.3-17.8 63 7.4 5.1-10.5 632 71.1 66.2-75.5
65-74 745 17 2.0 1.1- 3.7 *** *** *** 48 6.9 4.7-10.2 35 5.9 3.8- 8.9 638 84.0 79.8-87.5
75+ 491 *** *** *** *** *** *** 27 7.0 4.1-11.5 24 5.2 2.8- 9.4 426 84.1 78.2-88.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 474 59 14.0 10.1-19.1 22 5.2 2.9- 9.2 102 26.7 20.9-33.4 27 6.8 4.0-11.4 264 47.2 40.5-54.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,084 53 4.8 3.0- 7.4 46 4.7 3.2- 6.9 138 14.8 11.6-18.8 125 14.6 11.6-18.2 722 61.1 56.4-65.6
Some Post-H.S. 894 47 4.6 3.2- 6.8 23 3.0 1.7- 5.2 90 12.2 9.1-16.2 113 14.6 11.4-18.6 621 65.5 60.6-70.1
College Graduate 1,368 23 2.3 1.3- 4.1 25 2.3 1.4- 4.0 69 5.6 3.9- 7.9 112 9.6 7.5-12.3 1,139 80.1 76.6-83.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 355 74 21.9 15.9-29.4 24 9.3 5.3-16.0 82 27.4 20.5-35.4 26 9.1 5.2-15.3 149 32.4 25.4-40.2
$15,000- 24,999 613 50 9.4 6.4-13.8 34 5.9 3.6- 9.6 113 23.5 18.3-29.6 74 17.7 13.0-23.5 342 43.4 37.3-49.7
$25,000- 34,999 393 13 5.2 2.5-10.3 16 5.2 2.7- 9.9 48 10.9 7.5-15.5 46 17.6 12.1-25.0 270 61.1 53.1-68.5
$35,000- 49,999 527 *** *** *** *** *** *** 49 10.6 6.9-15.8 62 12.8 9.1-17.7 404 74.8 68.8-80.1
$50,000- 74,999 537 *** *** *** *** *** *** 41 12.9 8.2-19.7 59 9.8 6.9-13.7 418 73.7 67.0-79.4
$75,000+ 946 *** *** *** *** *** *** 16 2.1 1.1- 4.0 65 7.9 5.5-11.1 855 88.2 84.5-91.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,117 102 10.2 7.8-13.2 55 6.3 4.2- 9.4 161 20.4 16.5-24.9 98 11.5 8.7-15.0 701 51.6 46.8-56.4
No 2,701 79 4.6 3.4- 6.1 61 2.9 2.1- 4.1 237 12.1 10.1-14.5 278 12.2 10.3-14.3 2,046 68.2 65.3-71.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,310 40 3.6 2.3- 5.6 25 2.8 1.6- 4.8 84 7.1 5.4- 9.3 101 9.4 7.1-12.3 1,060 77.1 73.3-80.5
Non-Veteran 2,523 143 6.6 5.3- 8.2 91 4.0 3.0- 5.3 315 16.1 13.8-18.7 277 12.8 10.9-15.0 1,697 60.4 57.4-63.4

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

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