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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,736 527 4.4 3.9- 4.9 736 5.8 5.3- 6.4 778 6.0 5.5- 6.6 8,695 83.8 82.9-84.7
-Eastern NC 3,545 188 4.6 3.8- 5.6 249 5.7 4.8- 6.7 300 7.0 6.0- 8.1 2,808 82.7 81.1-84.2
GENDER
Male 1,332 77 4.9 3.7- 6.4 81 5.2 3.9- 6.8 134 8.2 6.6-10.2 1,040 81.8 79.1-84.2
Female 2,213 111 4.4 3.4- 5.7 168 6.2 5.0- 7.6 166 5.8 4.8- 7.1 1,768 83.6 81.5-85.4
RACE
White 2,241 101 4.1 3.2- 5.2 147 5.5 4.5- 6.8 171 7.1 5.9- 8.5 1,822 83.4 81.4-85.2
African American 771 58 7.1 5.1- 9.8 62 6.9 4.9- 9.6 70 7.0 5.2- 9.5 581 79.0 75.1-82.4
Other minorities 504 *** *** *** 35 3.8 2.3- 6.2 57 5.7 3.4- 9.2 384 88.3 84.2-91.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 183 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 165 93.8 89.7-96.4
Non-Hispanic 3,354 182 4.8 3.9- 5.8 245 6.0 5.1- 7.2 289 7.3 6.2- 8.5 2,638 81.9 80.2-83.5
AGE
18-34 543 18 3.3 1.9- 5.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** 503 92.6 89.5-94.9
35-54 1,061 39 3.7 2.5- 5.5 64 5.3 3.9- 7.2 106 8.9 7.0-11.2 852 82.1 79.0-84.8
55-64 773 53 6.6 4.6- 9.2 75 9.5 7.1-12.6 108 12.8 10.1-16.0 537 71.1 66.9-75.0
65-74 671 43 6.3 4.3- 9.1 62 8.4 6.1-11.4 49 5.9 4.0- 8.7 517 79.4 75.2-83.0
75+ 461 35 7.2 4.7-10.9 28 5.6 3.5- 8.8 31 7.8 5.2-11.7 367 79.3 74.2-83.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 431 45 8.8 5.9-12.8 39 7.8 4.9-12.2 75 14.3 10.7-18.9 272 69.1 63.1-74.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,063 50 3.4 2.3- 5.0 78 5.9 4.5- 7.7 113 8.3 6.6-10.5 822 82.4 79.5-84.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,018 52 4.5 3.2- 6.3 83 5.9 4.4- 7.8 76 5.2 3.8- 7.0 807 84.5 81.6-86.9
College Graduate 1,021 39 3.3 2.2- 4.8 49 3.6 2.6- 5.0 35 2.4 1.6- 3.5 898 90.7 88.6-92.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 451 42 9.4 6.3-13.8 61 11.4 8.0-16.1 112 21.2 16.5-26.8 236 58.0 51.6-64.2
$15,000- 24,999 611 47 6.0 4.0- 8.9 65 8.5 6.2-11.4 61 8.7 6.3-11.8 438 76.9 72.4-80.8
$25,000- 34,999 413 19 4.2 2.4- 7.4 24 4.5 2.7- 7.5 29 5.8 3.6- 9.1 341 85.5 80.9-89.2
$35,000- 49,999 455 *** *** *** 23 5.6 3.2- 9.5 20 4.6 2.6- 8.0 398 88.0 83.3-91.4
$50,000+ 1,021 30 2.8 1.8- 4.2 37 2.9 2.0- 4.1 27 2.4 1.5- 3.8 927 91.9 89.9-93.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 521 35 6.3 4.2- 9.2 39 7.1 4.6-10.7 50 7.4 5.1-10.6 397 79.3 74.6-83.3
Non-Veteran 3,024 153 4.3 3.5- 5.4 210 5.5 4.5- 6.5 250 6.9 5.8- 8.1 2,411 83.3 81.6-85.0

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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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