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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Veteranīs Health

Has a doctor or other health professional ever told you that you have suffered
a traumatic brain injury (TBI)?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,469 44 2.7 1.7- 4.3 1,425 97.3 95.7-98.3
-Western NC 262 8 2.4 1.1- 5.1 254 97.6 94.9-98.9
GENDER
Male 243 *** *** *** 236 97.8 94.9-99.0
Female 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
White 244 *** *** *** 236 97.3 94.3-98.8
Other minorities 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 260 *** *** *** 252 97.6 94.8-98.9
AGE
18-34 6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 65 *** *** *** 62 96.6 89.7-98.9
65-74 87 *** *** *** 85 98.4 92.0-99.7
75+ 72 *** *** *** 70 96.8 86.2-99.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 75 *** *** *** 74 98.9 92.7-99.9
Some Post-H.S. 75 *** *** *** 73 97.8 91.2-99.5
College Graduate 92 *** *** *** 88 96.5 89.1-98.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 61 *** *** *** 60 98.6 90.6-99.8
$25,000- 34,999 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 69 *** *** *** 67 98.6 93.3-99.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 107 *** *** *** 103 95.8 89.0-98.5
No 155 *** *** *** 151 98.7 96.0-99.6

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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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