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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sodium or Salt-Related Behavior-African Americans

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,915 2,593 59.4 57.2-61.6 1,322 40.6 38.4-42.8
-African Americans 759 609 71.3 66.2-75.9 150 28.7 24.1-33.8
GENDER
Male 252 186 68.7 61.0-75.5 66 31.3 24.5-39.0
Female 507 423 73.3 66.3-79.3 84 26.7 20.7-33.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 752 604 71.1 66.0-75.8 148 28.9 24.2-34.0
AGE
18-34 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 103 79 76.9 66.2-84.9 24 23.1 15.1-33.8
45-54 148 130 84.1 74.5-90.5 18 15.9 9.5-25.5
55-64 180 152 81.3 72.5-87.8 28 18.7 12.2-27.5
65-74 127 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 257 205 73.8 65.7-80.5 52 26.2 19.5-34.3
Some Post-H.S. 224 174 62.7 52.7-71.8 50 37.3 28.2-47.3
College Graduate 168 141 77.0 66.2-85.1 27 23.0 14.9-33.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 160 129 70.4 59.1-79.7 31 29.6 20.3-40.9
$15,000- 24,999 167 140 82.6 73.4-89.0 27 17.4 11.0-26.6
$25,000- 34,999 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 234 200 81.7 72.8-88.1 34 18.3 11.9-27.2
No 520 404 68.0 61.9-73.5 116 32.0 26.5-38.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 679 545 70.8 65.4-75.8 134 29.2 24.2-34.6
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 369 303 75.0 67.5-81.2 66 25.0 18.8-32.5
No 390 306 67.7 60.6-74.1 84 32.3 25.9-39.4

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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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