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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,591 1,607 32.9 30.5-35.4 2,984 67.1 64.6-69.5
-WHITES 3,595 1,265 33.7 31.0-36.6 2,330 66.3 63.4-69.0
GENDER
Male 1,311 366 26.0 22.1-30.2 945 74.0 69.8-77.9
Female 2,284 899 40.7 37.0-44.5 1,385 59.3 55.5-63.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 3,543 1,248 34.0 31.2-36.9 2,295 66.0 63.1-68.8
AGE
18-34 262 90 35.3 27.7-43.8 172 64.7 56.2-72.3
35-44 425 182 35.3 29.1-42.0 243 64.7 58.0-70.9
45-54 660 257 35.1 29.6-41.0 403 64.9 59.0-70.4
55-64 816 307 34.4 29.8-39.2 509 65.6 60.8-70.2
65-74 757 258 30.6 26.0-35.5 499 69.4 64.5-74.0
75+ 642 154 24.6 19.2-30.9 488 75.4 69.1-80.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 345 81 23.7 17.0-32.0 264 76.3 68.0-83.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 990 312 29.3 24.2-34.9 678 70.7 65.1-75.8
Some Post-H.S. 950 334 34.8 29.5-40.6 616 65.2 59.4-70.5
College Graduate 1,301 535 41.6 37.2-46.1 766 58.4 53.9-62.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 319 90 28.8 20.1-39.3 229 71.2 60.7-79.9
$15,000- 24,999 525 166 29.8 22.9-37.7 359 70.2 62.3-77.1
$25,000- 34,999 360 122 28.8 22.3-36.4 238 71.2 63.6-77.7
$35,000- 49,999 449 175 35.1 28.0-43.0 274 64.9 57.0-72.0
$50,000- 74,999 475 176 33.8 26.9-41.6 299 66.2 58.4-73.1
$75,000+ 834 335 41.3 35.6-47.1 499 58.7 52.9-64.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,178 372 30.5 26.0-35.3 806 69.5 64.7-74.0
No 2,402 891 35.1 31.7-38.7 1,511 64.9 61.3-68.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 559 148 24.1 19.4-29.6 411 75.9 70.4-80.6
Non-Veteran 3,036 1,117 35.1 32.1-38.3 1,919 64.9 61.7-67.9

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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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