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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly or less often Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,382 291 2.9 2.5- 3.3 894 9.9 9.2-10.8 1,405 14.9 14.0-15.8 7,792 72.3 71.1-73.5
-Eastern NC 3,419 92 3.0 2.3- 3.9 294 10.4 9.0-11.9 436 14.6 13.0-16.3 2,597 72.1 70.0-74.1
GENDER
Male 1,282 43 3.7 2.6- 5.3 151 13.8 11.5-16.5 203 17.8 15.2-20.8 885 64.6 61.1-68.0
Female 2,137 49 2.3 1.6- 3.3 143 7.2 5.9- 8.8 233 11.6 9.9-13.6 1,712 78.9 76.5-81.1
RACE
White 2,160 55 2.3 1.7- 3.2 190 9.8 8.3-11.6 292 16.1 14.1-18.3 1,623 71.8 69.2-74.2
African American 746 28 4.4 2.8- 6.9 67 13.1 10.0-17.0 90 12.3 9.4-16.1 561 70.1 65.4-74.5
Other minorities 487 *** *** *** 34 6.8 4.1-11.0 53 11.2 7.3-16.8 391 78.2 71.6-83.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 173 *** *** *** *** *** *** 18 12.2 7.2-20.0 143 82.1 74.0-88.1
Non-Hispanic 3,238 92 3.2 2.5- 4.1 282 10.7 9.3-12.3 418 14.8 13.1-16.6 2,446 71.3 69.1-73.4
AGE
18-34 509 *** *** *** 34 8.7 6.1-12.3 78 16.2 12.6-20.7 385 72.3 67.3-76.8
35-54 1,030 28 3.0 2.0- 4.6 109 12.1 9.7-15.0 165 17.0 14.3-20.2 728 67.9 64.1-71.4
55-64 740 26 3.7 2.4- 5.8 72 12.1 9.3-15.6 104 14.5 11.7-18.0 538 69.6 65.2-73.6
65-74 649 *** *** *** 60 10.2 7.6-13.6 69 11.1 8.5-14.4 506 75.9 71.5-79.9
75+ 457 *** *** *** 19 5.5 3.1- 9.5 18 3.3 1.9- 5.7 408 88.3 83.8-91.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 422 *** *** *** 24 5.6 3.4- 9.1 28 11.1 7.0-17.2 359 80.0 73.7-85.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,029 27 3.9 2.5- 6.1 94 12.0 9.5-15.0 121 13.3 10.7-16.4 787 70.8 66.9-74.4
Some Post-H.S. 978 32 2.9 1.9- 4.4 100 13.3 10.6-16.6 140 15.2 12.5-18.5 706 68.6 64.6-72.4
College Graduate 978 21 1.7 1.0- 2.8 75 7.2 5.5- 9.3 146 17.9 15.0-21.1 736 73.3 69.7-76.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 436 *** *** *** 23 5.7 3.5- 9.1 39 10.1 6.5-15.5 364 81.0 75.0-85.9
$15,000- 24,999 598 *** *** *** 49 10.0 7.0-13.9 74 15.9 11.9-20.9 460 71.3 65.8-76.2
$25,000- 34,999 402 *** *** *** 30 11.3 7.2-17.3 57 15.3 11.2-20.5 302 69.9 63.3-75.7
$35,000- 49,999 435 *** *** *** 50 14.3 10.4-19.3 64 14.3 10.6-19.1 307 68.4 62.5-73.7
$50,000+ 978 27 3.1 2.0- 4.9 108 12.2 9.8-15.1 168 19.5 16.5-23.0 675 65.1 61.2-68.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,009 31 4.1 2.7- 6.2 72 9.1 6.8-12.1 113 11.9 9.4-14.9 793 74.9 71.0-78.5
No 2,392 61 2.7 1.9- 3.7 221 10.7 9.1-12.5 323 15.5 13.6-17.6 1,787 71.1 68.6-73.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 506 21 4.4 2.6- 7.3 62 14.1 10.7-18.4 72 16.5 12.7-21.1 351 65.0 59.6-70.1
Non-Veteran 2,913 71 2.8 2.1- 3.7 232 9.7 8.3-11.3 364 14.2 12.5-16.1 2,246 73.3 71.0-75.5

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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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