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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,847 6,081 63.4 62.0-64.7 1,117 10.1 9.4-10.9 1,649 26.5 25.2-27.9
GENDER
Male 3,451 2,164 56.6 54.5-58.8 386 8.7 7.7- 9.9 901 34.6 32.5-36.8
Female 5,396 3,917 69.6 67.8-71.3 731 11.4 10.3-12.5 748 19.1 17.6-20.7
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 5,966 4,323 68.6 67.0-70.2 781 10.8 9.9-11.8 862 20.5 19.1-22.1
Non-Hispanic Black 1,661 1,112 60.5 57.2-63.8 215 10.0 8.3-12.0 334 29.4 26.4-32.7
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 395 *** *** *** 55 14.4 8.3-23.9 64 17.1 10.2-27.2
Non-Hispanic Other 269 143 44.1 36.2-52.3 35 10.4 6.4-16.6 91 45.5 37.3-53.8
Hispanic 460 159 31.4 26.7-36.6 18 2.5 1.5- 4.2 283 66.1 60.9-71.0
AGE
18-34 1,377 637 45.6 42.5-48.7 102 6.6 5.3- 8.2 638 47.8 44.7-50.9
35-44 1,167 735 60.4 56.9-63.8 105 8.8 6.9-11.0 327 30.8 27.7-34.2
45-54 1,475 1,023 68.2 65.0-71.2 163 8.9 7.3-10.8 289 23.0 20.2-26.0
55-64 1,814 1,361 76.5 74.0-78.9 243 12.0 10.3-14.0 210 11.5 9.8-13.4
65-74 1,627 1,275 79.6 76.9-82.1 248 14.5 12.4-16.9 104 5.9 4.5- 7.7
75+ 1,299 990 75.5 72.1-78.6 243 19.6 16.7-22.8 66 4.9 3.6- 6.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,192 696 50.5 46.6-54.3 161 9.6 7.8-11.8 335 39.9 36.1-43.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,483 1,693 61.7 59.0-64.3 295 9.4 8.1-10.9 495 28.9 26.4-31.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,397 1,691 66.5 63.8-69.0 286 10.3 8.9-12.0 420 23.2 20.9-25.7
College Graduate 2,763 1,992 69.7 67.5-71.9 374 11.1 9.7-12.6 397 19.2 17.3-21.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,093 672 53.6 49.4-57.7 154 10.4 8.4-12.8 267 36.0 31.9-40.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,569 980 54.2 50.9-57.5 174 9.0 7.4-10.9 415 36.8 33.5-40.1
$25,000- 34,999 860 573 61.5 56.9-65.8 93 8.4 6.4-10.9 194 30.1 26.0-34.6
$35,000- 49,999 1,038 738 66.5 62.5-70.3 118 9.5 7.4-12.1 182 24.0 20.5-27.8
$50,000-74,999 928 696 72.3 68.2-76.1 108 10.0 7.8-12.8 124 17.7 14.5-21.4
$75,000+ 1,629 1,268 73.8 70.7-76.6 171 9.5 7.8-11.4 190 16.8 14.3-19.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,532 1,733 65.5 62.8-68.1 526 18.2 16.3-20.4 273 16.3 14.2-18.6
No 6,194 4,276 62.8 61.1-64.4 577 7.6 6.9- 8.5 1,341 29.6 28.0-31.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,161 774 63.0 59.3-66.6 194 16.5 13.8-19.5 193 20.5 17.5-23.8
Non-Veteran 7,682 5,304 63.4 61.9-64.9 923 9.2 8.4-10.0 1,455 27.4 26.0-28.9
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 4,558 3,199 64.9 62.9-66.8 550 9.5 8.5-10.6 809 25.6 23.7-27.5
No 4,289 2,882 61.8 59.8-63.7 567 10.7 9.6-12.0 840 27.5 25.7-29.4

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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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