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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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
-WHITES 8,338 6,689 83.3 82.3-84.2 1,649 16.7 15.8-17.7
GENDER
Male 3,308 2,664 83.3 81.7-84.8 644 16.7 15.2-18.3
Female 5,030 4,025 83.3 82.0-84.5 1,005 16.7 15.5-18.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 170 135 77.7 68.5-84.8 35 22.3 15.2-31.5
Non-Hispanic 8,155 6,546 83.4 82.4-84.4 1,609 16.6 15.6-17.6
AGE
18-34 1,171 1,090 93.7 91.9-95.1 81 6.3 4.9- 8.1
35-44 1,036 906 86.8 84.0-89.2 130 13.2 10.8-16.0
45-54 1,403 1,134 81.3 78.7-83.7 269 18.7 16.3-21.3
55-64 1,706 1,362 80.4 78.0-82.6 344 19.6 17.4-22.0
65-74 1,662 1,276 76.7 74.2-79.1 386 23.3 20.9-25.8
75+ 1,299 872 66.4 63.0-69.6 427 33.6 30.4-37.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 775 394 58.7 54.1-63.1 381 41.3 36.9-45.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,359 1,747 79.1 77.1-81.0 612 20.9 19.0-22.9
Some Post-H.S. 2,288 1,888 87.4 85.8-88.8 400 12.6 11.2-14.2
College Graduate 2,895 2,643 93.4 92.3-94.3 252 6.6 5.7- 7.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 802 403 56.8 52.3-61.1 399 43.2 38.9-47.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,224 847 72.3 69.1-75.3 377 27.7 24.7-30.9
$25,000- 34,999 853 664 80.5 77.1-83.5 189 19.5 16.5-22.9
$35,000- 49,999 1,069 936 87.7 84.7-90.2 133 12.3 9.8-15.3
$50,000- 74,999 1,086 983 92.1 90.1-93.8 103 7.9 6.2- 9.9
$75,000+ 1,867 1,757 95.3 94.1-96.3 110 4.7 3.7- 5.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,289 1,125 50.6 48.0-53.3 1,164 49.4 46.7-52.0
No 5,965 5,507 93.2 92.4-94.0 458 6.8 6.0- 7.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,182 931 81.3 78.6-83.7 251 18.7 16.3-21.4
Non-Veteran 7,155 5,757 83.6 82.5-84.6 1,398 16.4 15.4-17.5

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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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