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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Veteranīs Health

Did you ever serve in a combat or war zone?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,465 617 42.7 38.8-46.8 848 57.3 53.2-61.2
-Western NC 262 98 32.6 25.9-40.1 164 67.4 59.9-74.1
GENDER
Male 243 97 34.6 27.4-42.6 146 65.4 57.4-72.6
Female 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
White 244 90 33.0 26.1-40.6 154 67.0 59.4-73.9
Other minorities 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 260 97 32.6 25.8-40.1 163 67.4 59.9-74.2
AGE
18-34 6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 107 38 29.3 20.3-40.2 69 70.7 59.8-79.7
No 155 60 34.6 25.6-44.8 95 65.4 55.2-74.4

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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).

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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