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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 10,787 1,585 14.5 13.5-15.7 9,202 85.5 84.3-86.5
-WHITES 8,291 1,150 14.0 12.8-15.3 7,141 86.0 84.7-87.2
GENDER
Male 3,156 407 13.4 11.6-15.5 2,749 86.6 84.5-88.4
Female 5,135 743 14.5 13.0-16.1 4,392 85.5 83.9-87.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 145 24 13.7 7.8-22.9 121 86.3 77.1-92.2
Non-Hispanic 8,136 1,121 14.0 12.8-15.3 7,015 86.0 84.7-87.2
AGE
18-34 774 83 11.6 8.9-15.1 691 88.4 84.9-91.1
35-44 1,017 121 13.1 10.2-16.5 896 86.9 83.5-89.8
45-54 1,473 232 15.4 12.9-18.2 1,241 84.6 81.8-87.1
55-64 1,869 267 14.9 12.6-17.5 1,602 85.1 82.5-87.4
65-74 1,689 209 14.8 12.2-17.8 1,480 85.2 82.2-87.8
75+ 1,393 225 16.4 13.7-19.6 1,168 83.6 80.4-86.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 844 260 32.9 28.0-38.3 584 67.1 61.7-72.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,286 337 12.4 10.5-14.6 1,949 87.6 85.4-89.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,159 325 14.1 12.0-16.4 1,834 85.9 83.6-88.0
College Graduate 2,984 221 6.0 4.8- 7.5 2,763 94.0 92.5-95.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 799 250 32.1 27.0-37.5 549 67.9 62.5-73.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,249 246 23.0 19.2-27.3 1,003 77.0 72.7-80.8
$25,000- 34,999 800 115 14.8 11.6-18.6 685 85.2 81.4-88.4
$35,000- 49,999 1,046 123 12.1 9.4-15.4 923 87.9 84.6-90.6
$50,000- 74,999 1,088 90 9.0 6.6-12.0 998 91.0 88.0-93.4
$75,000+ 1,858 93 3.7 2.8- 4.8 1,765 96.3 95.2-97.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,238 168 14.1 11.4-17.5 1,070 85.9 82.5-88.6
Non-Veteran 7,052 982 14.0 12.7-15.4 6,070 86.0 84.6-87.3

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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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