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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Own Rent Other arrangement
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,753 8,363 70.7 69.6-71.7 2,771 22.8 21.9-23.7 619 6.5 5.9- 7.3
-Eastern NC 3,869 2,747 69.4 67.5-71.3 921 24.0 22.3-25.7 201 6.6 5.5- 8.0
GENDER
Male 1,476 1,036 68.4 65.3-71.4 365 24.7 22.1-27.5 75 6.9 5.2- 9.1
Female 2,393 1,711 70.4 67.9-72.7 556 23.3 21.2-25.5 126 6.3 5.0- 8.1
RACE
White 2,423 1,908 76.5 74.2-78.7 406 17.4 15.6-19.5 109 6.1 4.7- 7.7
African American 858 469 57.7 53.4-62.0 340 34.6 30.7-38.8 49 7.6 5.3-10.9
Other minorities 557 352 55.9 49.4-62.3 164 37.1 31.2-43.4 41 7.0 4.0-12.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 206 79 45.3 37.3-53.6 115 49.8 41.8-57.8 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 3,653 2,661 71.2 69.2-73.1 803 22.1 20.4-23.9 189 6.7 5.5- 8.2
AGE
18-34 623 237 43.1 38.5-47.8 302 42.6 38.2-47.1 84 14.3 11.2-18.2
35-54 1,160 784 71.9 68.7-74.9 319 22.9 20.3-25.8 57 5.1 3.6- 7.3
55-64 817 666 86.7 84.0-89.0 131 11.4 9.3-13.9 20 1.9 1.2- 3.3
65-74 715 618 92.1 89.9-93.9 79 6.8 5.2- 9.0 *** *** ***
75+ 517 422 87.6 84.1-90.4 74 9.9 7.4-13.1 21 2.5 1.5- 4.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 509 264 51.5 45.6-57.4 211 38.9 33.4-44.6 34 9.6 6.1-14.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,178 811 68.6 65.2-71.9 285 24.3 21.4-27.6 82 7.0 5.3- 9.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,076 764 70.6 67.0-74.0 249 21.6 18.8-24.8 63 7.7 5.6-10.6
College Graduate 1,096 901 82.9 80.1-85.4 173 15.1 12.8-17.8 22 2.0 1.2- 3.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 516 217 38.2 32.6-44.1 241 47.2 41.3-53.2 58 14.6 10.5-19.9
$15,000- 24,999 686 426 60.4 55.4-65.2 223 34.6 30.0-39.6 37 4.9 3.1- 7.9
$25,000- 34,999 441 296 64.6 58.4-70.2 129 31.1 25.8-36.9 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 491 380 75.0 69.4-79.8 96 19.8 15.8-24.6 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 1,082 968 89.5 87.1-91.4 99 8.7 7.0-10.9 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,133 766 70.0 66.2-73.5 307 24.8 21.6-28.3 60 5.2 3.5- 7.7
No 2,687 1,951 69.6 67.2-71.8 602 23.6 21.6-25.7 134 6.8 5.5- 8.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 573 447 81.5 77.5-84.9 105 14.8 11.8-18.4 21 3.7 2.1- 6.3
Non-Veteran 3,295 2,299 67.2 65.0-69.3 816 25.7 23.8-27.6 180 7.1 5.8- 8.7

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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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