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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Orientation-WHITES

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.

Do you consider yourself to be:

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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
-WHITES 7,400 7,239 97.5 97.0-98.0 90 1.4 1.1- 1.7 71 1.1 0.8- 1.5
GENDER
Male 2,912 2,838 97.7 96.9-98.2 48 1.7 1.2- 2.3 26 0.7 0.4- 1.1
Female 4,488 4,401 97.4 96.7-98.0 42 1.1 0.8- 1.6 45 1.5 1.0- 2.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 146 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 7,244 7,089 97.6 97.1-98.0 88 1.4 1.1- 1.7 67 1.0 0.8- 1.4
AGE
18-34 929 896 96.4 94.8-97.5 15 1.6 0.9- 2.7 18 2.0 1.2- 3.4
35-44 944 912 96.4 94.7-97.5 19 2.3 1.4- 3.7 *** *** ***
45-54 1,273 1,237 97.5 96.3-98.3 26 1.7 1.1- 2.7 *** *** ***
55-64 1,578 1,545 98.2 97.3-98.8 19 1.1 0.6- 1.9 *** *** ***
65-74 1,522 1,507 99.1 98.4-99.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 1,116 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 649 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,049 2,017 98.1 97.1-98.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 2,081 2,034 97.3 96.2-98.0 25 1.6 1.1- 2.5 22 1.1 0.7- 1.8
College Graduate 2,607 2,538 97.2 96.3-97.9 47 1.9 1.3- 2.6 22 1.0 0.6- 1.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 687 649 93.8 90.7-95.9 17 3.1 1.7- 5.5 *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 1,072 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 762 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 969 947 97.6 96.2-98.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 995 972 97.6 96.1-98.5 20 2.3 1.4- 3.8 *** *** ***
$75,000+ 1,713 1,681 98.0 97.0-98.7 21 1.2 0.7- 1.9 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,087 2,022 96.0 94.7-97.1 35 2.4 1.6- 3.6 30 1.6 1.0- 2.5
No 5,277 5,182 98.0 97.5-98.5 54 1.0 0.8- 1.4 41 0.9 0.6- 1.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,046 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 6,353 6,204 97.3 96.8-97.8 82 1.4 1.1- 1.9 67 1.2 0.9- 1.7

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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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