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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Chronic Health Conditions

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,868 1,053 6.4 5.9- 6.9 10,815 93.6 93.1-94.1
-Eastern NC 3,911 365 6.7 5.9- 7.6 3,546 93.3 92.4-94.1
GENDER
Male 1,496 128 5.8 4.6- 7.1 1,368 94.2 92.9-95.4
Female 2,415 237 7.6 6.5- 8.9 2,178 92.4 91.1-93.5
RACE
White 2,442 249 8.0 6.9- 9.3 2,193 92.0 90.7-93.1
African American 872 63 4.4 3.2- 6.0 809 95.6 94.0-96.8
Other minorities 563 51 4.5 2.7- 7.3 512 95.5 92.7-97.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 208 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 3,692 360 7.1 6.3- 8.1 3,332 92.9 91.9-93.7
AGE
18-34 629 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 1,169 66 4.7 3.5- 6.3 1,103 95.3 93.7-96.5
55-64 824 85 10.3 8.1-13.1 739 89.7 86.9-91.9
65-74 723 106 14.0 11.2-17.2 617 86.0 82.8-88.8
75+ 520 100 18.4 14.6-23.0 420 81.6 77.0-85.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 509 47 6.2 4.2- 8.9 462 93.8 91.1-95.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,189 106 7.0 5.6- 8.8 1,083 93.0 91.2-94.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,089 96 6.5 5.1- 8.3 993 93.5 91.7-94.9
College Graduate 1,110 115 7.0 5.7- 8.7 995 93.0 91.3-94.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 519 46 6.6 4.5- 9.7 473 93.4 90.3-95.5
$15,000- 24,999 682 67 6.7 4.9- 9.2 615 93.3 90.8-95.1
$25,000- 34,999 442 45 6.8 4.7- 9.7 397 93.2 90.3-95.3
$35,000- 49,999 494 50 6.4 4.5- 8.9 444 93.6 91.1-95.5
$50,000+ 1,086 89 6.5 5.1- 8.2 997 93.5 91.8-94.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,138 170 13.5 11.2-16.2 968 86.5 83.8-88.8
No 2,719 195 4.7 4.0- 5.6 2,524 95.3 94.4-96.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 585 65 8.8 6.6-11.7 520 91.2 88.3-93.4
Non-Veteran 3,324 300 6.3 5.5- 7.3 3,024 93.7 92.7-94.5

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 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.

**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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