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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Status-FEMALES

General Health Indicator for Healthy North Carolina 2020

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent/VG/Good Fair/Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,844 9,210 80.7 79.8-81.6 2,634 19.3 18.4-20.2
-FEMALES 7,220 5,602 80.9 79.8-82.0 1,618 19.1 18.0-20.2
RACE
White 5,030 4,025 83.3 82.0-84.5 1,005 16.7 15.5-18.0
African American 1,453 1,075 78.0 75.1-80.6 378 22.0 19.4-24.9
Other Minorities 669 455 69.9 65.0-74.4 214 30.1 25.6-35.0
AGE
18-34 1,151 1,034 90.4 88.3-92.2 117 9.6 7.8-11.7
35-44 933 773 82.4 79.3-85.2 160 17.6 14.8-20.7
45-54 1,239 956 79.1 76.1-81.9 283 20.9 18.1-23.9
55-64 1,419 1,080 77.6 74.8-80.1 339 22.4 19.9-25.2
65-74 1,315 982 75.7 72.7-78.4 333 24.3 21.6-27.3
75+ 1,067 700 64.4 60.7-67.9 367 35.6 32.1-39.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 875 451 58.1 53.8-62.4 424 41.9 37.6-46.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,096 1,505 76.8 74.6-79.0 591 23.2 21.0-25.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,038 1,634 85.3 83.5-87.0 404 14.7 13.0-16.5
College Graduate 2,187 1,992 92.8 91.4-94.0 195 7.2 6.0- 8.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 951 497 59.8 55.6-63.8 454 40.2 36.2-44.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,284 899 71.7 68.4-74.8 385 28.3 25.2-31.6
$25,000- 34,999 769 613 83.6 80.3-86.4 156 16.4 13.6-19.7
$35,000- 49,999 832 728 88.8 86.0-91.1 104 11.2 8.9-14.0
$50,000- 74,999 800 736 93.0 90.6-94.8 64 7.0 5.2- 9.4
$75,000+ 1,124 1,059 94.4 92.4-96.0 65 5.6 4.0- 7.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,980 927 48.8 45.9-51.8 1,053 51.2 48.2-54.1
No 5,159 4,621 90.4 89.3-91.3 538 9.6 8.7-10.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 156 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 7,061 5,462 80.7 79.5-81.8 1,599 19.3 18.2-20.5

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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.

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