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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Orientation-African Americans

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 7,540 7,383 97.4 96.8-97.9 68 1.0 0.8- 1.4 89 1.6 1.2- 2.1
-African Americans 1,433 1,404 97.4 95.9-98.4 9 0.5 0.2- 1.2 20 2.1 1.2- 3.6
GENDER
Male 498 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 935 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 13 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,416 1,388 97.5 95.9-98.5 *** *** *** 19 2.0 1.1- 3.6
AGE
18-34 235 220 93.3 88.3-96.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 201 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-49 269 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 326 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 246 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 143 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 225 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 452 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 415 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 340 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 286 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 318 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 180 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 155 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 113 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 145 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 447 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 981 962 97.0 95.0-98.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 168 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,265 1,238 97.5 95.9-98.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 688 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 745 727 97.0 94.9-98.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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**Other includes bisexual or something else.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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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