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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Orientation-MALES

Now I'm going to ask you a question about your sexual orientation. I want to remind you that
your answers are kept confidential and you don't have to answer any question if you don't want.

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  Total
Respond.^
Heterosexual/straight Homosexual,gay,lesbian Other**
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,341 10,107 97.4 96.9-97.8 120 1.3 1.1- 1.6 114 1.3 1.0- 1.6
-MALES 3,992 3,904 97.9 97.3-98.4 61 1.5 1.1- 2.0 27 0.6 0.4- 1.0
RACE
White 2,902 2,838 97.9 97.2-98.5 48 1.7 1.2- 2.3 *** *** ***
African American 629 613 97.7 95.9-98.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 442 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 695 671 97.0 95.3-98.0 16 2.1 1.2- 3.5 *** *** ***
35-44 603 588 97.3 95.4-98.4 13 2.2 1.3- 3.9 *** *** ***
45-54 702 684 98.1 96.6-98.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 851 831 98.4 97.3-99.0 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 698 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 426 *** *** *** *** *** *** 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 514 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,129 1,111 98.3 97.1-99.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 1,026 997 97.1 95.6-98.0 22 2.4 1.5- 3.7 *** *** ***
College Graduate 1,312 1,277 97.9 96.9-98.6 26 1.8 1.1- 2.8 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 401 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 640 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 444 *** *** *** *** *** *** 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2
$35,000- 49,999 535 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 518 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 977 960 98.5 97.4-99.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,048 1,022 97.3 95.5-98.3 18 2.2 1.3- 3.9 *** *** ***
No 2,923 2,862 98.1 97.4-98.6 42 1.3 0.9- 1.8 19 0.6 0.4- 1.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,233 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 2,758 2,682 97.6 96.8-98.2 53 1.8 1.3- 2.4 23 0.7 0.4- 1.1

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**Other includes bisexual or something else.

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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