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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly or less often Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,382 291 2.9 2.5- 3.3 894 9.9 9.2-10.8 1,405 14.9 14.0-15.8 7,792 72.3 71.1-73.5
-WHITES 7,401 208 2.7 2.3- 3.2 606 9.2 8.4-10.2 1,012 15.5 14.4-16.6 5,575 72.6 71.2-73.9
GENDER
Male 2,877 95 3.0 2.3- 3.8 364 13.2 11.7-14.8 482 18.3 16.6-20.2 1,936 65.5 63.3-67.7
Female 4,524 113 2.5 2.0- 3.2 242 5.7 4.9- 6.7 530 12.9 11.7-14.2 3,639 78.9 77.3-80.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 143 *** *** *** 15 8.6 5.0-14.6 18 9.8 5.6-16.7 109 80.3 71.9-86.6
Non-Hispanic 7,246 207 2.8 2.4- 3.3 591 9.3 8.4-10.2 994 15.6 14.5-16.7 5,454 72.4 71.0-73.7
AGE
18-34 913 19 1.5 0.9- 2.5 59 6.8 5.1- 8.9 160 17.4 14.7-20.4 675 74.3 70.9-77.5
35-44 923 32 3.3 2.3- 4.9 91 11.1 8.8-13.9 175 19.4 16.6-22.6 625 66.2 62.4-69.7
45-54 1,261 42 3.3 2.3- 4.9 129 11.5 9.3-14.1 202 16.4 14.0-19.0 888 68.8 65.5-72.0
55-64 1,574 48 3.4 2.4- 4.9 155 11.1 9.4-13.2 232 16.0 13.8-18.4 1,139 69.4 66.5-72.2
65-74 1,524 44 2.9 2.0- 4.1 132 9.6 7.9-11.6 170 11.2 9.5-13.2 1,178 76.3 73.6-78.8
75+ 1,158 23 2.2 1.4- 3.4 38 3.7 2.5- 5.5 68 6.8 5.2- 8.9 1,029 87.3 84.6-89.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 682 *** *** *** 35 7.4 4.7-11.3 56 10.6 7.9-14.2 577 79.3 74.6-83.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,079 53 2.9 2.1- 4.1 204 10.7 9.1-12.4 256 14.6 12.6-16.7 1,566 71.8 69.2-74.3
Some Post-H.S. 2,044 63 2.3 1.7- 3.1 199 10.9 9.3-12.7 316 16.8 14.8-18.9 1,466 70.0 67.4-72.5
College Graduate 2,578 77 3.1 2.4- 4.0 167 6.7 5.6- 8.1 382 16.8 15.0-18.8 1,952 73.3 71.1-75.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 700 *** *** *** 34 5.9 4.0- 8.7 69 13.0 9.7-17.1 583 78.8 74.3-82.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,084 32 3.2 2.1- 4.9 82 7.3 5.6- 9.4 135 15.5 12.8-18.7 835 74.0 70.5-77.3
$25,000- 34,999 762 18 2.3 1.3- 4.0 58 8.8 6.5-11.7 107 16.6 13.4-20.4 579 72.3 68.0-76.2
$35,000- 49,999 951 42 4.6 3.1- 6.8 101 12.6 9.9-15.9 139 14.6 12.1-17.5 669 68.1 64.2-71.8
$50,000- 74,999 985 23 2.1 1.3- 3.3 113 12.5 9.9-15.6 153 17.4 14.5-20.6 696 68.1 64.2-71.7
$75,000+ 1,675 58 3.1 2.3- 4.2 144 9.4 7.8-11.2 296 18.9 16.6-21.5 1,177 68.6 65.7-71.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,093 56 2.7 2.0- 3.7 147 8.2 6.8-10.0 249 13.4 11.6-15.5 1,641 75.6 73.1-77.9
No 5,274 152 2.8 2.3- 3.4 458 9.5 8.5-10.6 761 16.2 14.9-17.5 3,903 71.5 69.9-73.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,020 36 3.2 2.2- 4.6 131 14.3 11.8-17.3 158 17.7 14.8-20.9 695 64.8 61.1-68.4
Non-Veteran 6,380 172 2.7 2.2- 3.2 475 8.5 7.6- 9.5 854 15.1 14.0-16.4 4,879 73.7 72.2-75.1

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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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