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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Veteranīs Health-WHITES

Has there been a time in the past 12 months when you thought of taking your own life?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,454 73 6.2 4.3- 8.7 1,381 93.8 91.3-95.7
-WHITES 1,202 58 5.5 3.6- 8.3 1,144 94.5 91.7-96.4
GENDER
Male 1,117 53 5.4 3.4- 8.3 1,064 94.6 91.7-96.6
Female 85 *** *** *** 80 92.8 81.0-97.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,181 58 5.6 3.7- 8.5 1,123 94.4 91.5-96.3
AGE
18-34 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 82 *** *** *** 78 93.2 80.8-97.8
45-54 123 16 9.6 5.1-17.2 107 90.4 82.8-94.9
55-64 252 14 5.3 2.6-10.4 238 94.7 89.6-97.4
65-74 351 *** *** *** 341 98.1 96.4-99.0
75+ 337 *** *** *** 327 97.6 94.8-98.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 323 17 4.1 2.1- 7.7 306 95.9 92.3-97.9
Some Post-H.S. 350 20 6.2 3.3-11.2 330 93.8 88.8-96.7
College Graduate 433 16 3.6 1.8- 7.0 417 96.4 93.0-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 181 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 147 *** *** *** 139 97.0 93.8-98.6
$35,000- 49,999 204 *** *** *** 196 94.9 88.9-97.7
$50,000- 74,999 190 *** *** *** 182 96.5 91.8-98.6
$75,000+ 261 *** *** *** 253 97.2 90.2-99.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 423 36 9.5 6.0-14.8 387 90.5 85.2-94.0
No 774 22 3.7 1.8- 7.5 752 96.3 92.5-98.2

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*Asked of veterans who ever served on active duty in the United States Armed Forces, either in the regular military
or in a National Guard or military reserve unit.

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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