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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 11,871 528 3.2 2.8- 3.5 11,343 96.8 96.5-97.2
-Eastern NC 3,910 203 3.9 3.2- 4.7 3,707 96.1 95.3-96.8
GENDER
Male 1,494 77 4.0 3.0- 5.3 1,417 96.0 94.7-97.0
Female 2,416 126 3.8 3.0- 4.8 2,290 96.2 95.2-97.0
RACE
White 2,441 119 3.6 2.8- 4.5 2,322 96.4 95.5-97.2
African American 872 52 4.8 3.3- 6.9 820 95.2 93.1-96.7
Other minorities 563 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 208 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 3,691 197 4.1 3.4- 4.9 3,494 95.9 95.1-96.6
AGE
18-34 630 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 1,164 38 3.7 2.6- 5.4 1,126 96.3 94.6-97.4
55-64 825 49 5.9 4.1- 8.4 776 94.1 91.6-95.9
65-74 723 47 4.5 3.2- 6.4 676 95.5 93.6-96.8
75+ 522 63 12.6 9.4-16.8 459 87.4 83.2-90.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 510 48 7.4 5.1-10.6 462 92.6 89.4-94.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,187 68 3.8 2.9- 5.1 1,119 96.2 94.9-97.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,088 57 3.5 2.4- 4.9 1,031 96.5 95.1-97.6
College Graduate 1,111 29 1.8 1.1- 2.9 1,082 98.2 97.1-98.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 516 52 9.0 6.1-13.0 464 91.0 87.0-93.9
$15,000- 24,999 686 35 3.7 2.4- 5.8 651 96.3 94.2-97.6
$25,000- 34,999 441 33 5.6 3.7- 8.4 408 94.4 91.6-96.3
$35,000- 49,999 494 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 1,087 33 2.6 1.7- 4.0 1,054 97.4 96.0-98.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,134 130 11.2 9.0-14.0 1,004 88.8 86.0-91.0
No 2,721 69 1.6 1.2- 2.2 2,652 98.4 97.8-98.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 585 32 4.0 2.7- 5.9 553 96.0 94.1-97.3
Non-Veteran 3,323 171 3.9 3.1- 4.7 3,152 96.1 95.3-96.9

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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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