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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Nutrition

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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
-Western NC 838 299 33.8 28.7-39.4 539 66.2 60.6-71.3
GENDER
Male 302 89 27.4 20.1-36.2 213 72.6 63.8-79.9
Female 536 210 40.5 34.1-47.1 326 59.5 52.9-65.9
RACE
White 771 271 32.5 27.2-38.2 500 67.5 61.8-72.8
Other minorities 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 819 292 34.1 28.9-39.7 527 65.9 60.3-71.1
AGE
18-34 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 222 93 36.0 28.3-44.5 129 64.0 55.5-71.7
55-64 210 76 37.7 30.0-46.0 134 62.3 54.0-70.0
65-74 190 68 33.2 24.9-42.8 122 66.8 57.2-75.1
75+ 151 40 31.6 22.4-42.7 111 68.4 57.3-77.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 265 85 26.8 19.2-36.1 180 73.2 63.9-80.8
Some Post-H.S. 200 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 259 111 41.0 32.2-50.4 148 59.0 49.6-67.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 167 49 24.3 16.5-34.3 118 75.7 65.7-83.5
$25,000- 34,999 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 93 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 213 94 41.3 32.1-51.1 119 58.7 48.9-67.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 321 103 29.3 21.2-39.0 218 70.7 61.0-78.8
No 512 196 36.6 30.0-43.7 316 63.4 56.3-70.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 714 266 33.6 28.1-39.6 448 66.4 60.4-71.9

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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).

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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