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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 11,866 2,023 18.9 18.0-19.8 9,843 81.1 80.2-82.0
-WHITES 8,358 1,183 16.2 15.2-17.2 7,175 83.8 82.8-84.8
GENDER
Male 3,314 414 13.9 12.5-15.5 2,900 86.1 84.5-87.5
Female 5,044 769 18.3 16.9-19.7 4,275 81.7 80.3-83.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 171 43 28.8 20.9-38.2 128 71.2 61.8-79.1
Non-Hispanic 8,173 1,138 15.9 14.9-17.0 7,035 84.1 83.0-85.1
AGE
18-34 1,167 244 18.9 16.5-21.5 923 81.1 78.5-83.5
35-44 1,036 230 22.6 19.7-25.8 806 77.4 74.2-80.3
45-54 1,409 292 20.8 18.3-23.5 1,117 79.2 76.5-81.7
55-64 1,707 262 15.7 13.6-18.1 1,445 84.3 81.9-86.4
65-74 1,672 101 5.6 4.4- 7.0 1,571 94.4 93.0-95.6
75+ 1,306 45 3.1 2.2- 4.5 1,261 96.9 95.5-97.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 779 187 30.1 25.9-34.7 592 69.9 65.3-74.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,365 404 18.2 16.3-20.2 1,961 81.8 79.8-83.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,293 363 16.5 14.7-18.4 1,930 83.5 81.6-85.3
College Graduate 2,900 226 7.7 6.6- 9.0 2,674 92.3 91.0-93.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 803 284 43.3 38.8-47.9 519 56.7 52.1-61.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,229 313 31.6 28.2-35.2 916 68.4 64.8-71.8
$25,000- 34,999 855 145 18.4 15.4-21.8 710 81.6 78.2-84.6
$35,000- 49,999 1,073 136 13.6 11.1-16.6 937 86.4 83.4-88.9
$50,000- 74,999 1,084 83 8.7 6.7-11.2 1,001 91.3 88.8-93.3
$75,000+ 1,870 77 4.3 3.3- 5.6 1,793 95.7 94.4-96.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,301 496 26.0 23.7-28.5 1,805 74.0 71.5-76.3
No 5,973 671 13.0 11.9-14.2 5,302 87.0 85.8-88.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,181 79 7.4 5.7- 9.5 1,102 92.6 90.5-94.3
Non-Veteran 7,176 1,104 17.5 16.4-18.7 6,072 82.5 81.3-83.6

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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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