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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,371 4,379 48.1 46.8-49.4 5,992 51.9 50.6-53.2
-FEMALES 6,369 2,662 47.9 46.2-49.5 3,707 52.1 50.5-53.8
RACE
White 4,492 1,850 48.3 46.4-50.3 2,642 51.7 49.7-53.6
African American 1,229 542 49.5 45.8-53.2 687 50.5 46.8-54.2
Other Minorities 591 253 40.9 35.3-46.7 338 59.1 53.3-64.7
AGE
18-34 938 615 67.4 63.8-70.9 323 32.6 29.1-36.2
35-44 824 442 52.2 48.1-56.2 382 47.8 43.8-51.9
45-54 1,127 515 47.2 43.5-51.0 612 52.8 49.0-56.5
55-64 1,310 539 40.7 37.5-43.9 771 59.3 56.1-62.5
65-74 1,183 363 31.8 28.6-35.1 820 68.2 64.9-71.4
75+ 912 169 17.9 15.1-21.1 743 82.1 78.9-84.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 733 258 38.9 34.3-43.8 475 61.1 56.2-65.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,848 760 48.1 45.2-51.1 1,088 51.9 48.9-54.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,822 836 53.3 50.4-56.3 986 46.7 43.7-49.6
College Graduate 1,947 804 45.3 42.5-48.1 1,143 54.7 51.9-57.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 827 386 53.0 48.3-57.6 441 47.0 42.4-51.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,128 478 48.6 44.7-52.5 650 51.4 47.5-55.3
$25,000- 34,999 679 304 50.8 45.9-55.7 375 49.2 44.3-54.1
$35,000- 49,999 749 330 50.6 46.1-55.1 419 49.4 44.9-53.9
$50,000- 74,999 729 326 48.9 44.2-53.6 403 51.1 46.4-55.8
$75,000+ 1,014 424 46.4 42.5-50.4 590 53.6 49.6-57.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,794 673 43.6 40.5-46.7 1,121 56.4 53.3-59.5
No 4,553 1,978 49.1 47.2-50.9 2,575 50.9 49.1-52.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 123 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 6,244 2,612 48.0 46.4-49.6 3,632 52.0 50.4-53.6

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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.

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