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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,208 3,464 32.5 31.1-33.9 3,744 67.5 66.1-68.9
-FEMALES 4,500 2,260 34.3 32.5-36.1 2,240 65.7 63.9-67.5
RACE
White 3,234 1,657 35.4 33.3-37.5 1,577 64.6 62.5-66.7
African American 909 440 34.1 30.0-38.4 469 65.9 61.6-70.0
Other Minorities 318 143 18.8 12.6-27.0 175 81.2 73.0-87.4
AGE
18-34 478 28 6.2 4.1- 9.3 450 93.8 90.7-95.9
35-44 467 36 7.6 4.9-11.5 431 92.4 88.5-95.1
45-54 693 111 14.2 11.1-17.9 582 85.8 82.1-88.9
55-64 924 227 21.0 17.8-24.6 697 79.0 75.4-82.2
65-74 1,007 970 96.5 94.8-97.7 37 3.5 2.3- 5.2
75+ 878 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 507 399 61.9 54.9-68.5 108 38.1 31.5-45.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,246 789 44.7 41.0-48.6 457 55.3 51.4-59.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,286 596 29.7 26.7-32.9 690 70.3 67.1-73.3
College Graduate 1,456 473 18.7 16.6-20.9 983 81.3 79.1-83.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 545 412 56.3 49.5-62.8 133 43.7 37.2-50.5
$15,000- 24,999 697 478 53.8 48.3-59.3 219 46.2 40.7-51.7
$25,000- 34,999 434 226 37.2 31.1-43.7 208 62.8 56.3-68.9
$35,000- 49,999 551 218 25.6 21.5-30.2 333 74.4 69.8-78.5
$50,000- 74,999 492 128 17.9 14.2-22.3 364 82.1 77.7-85.8
$75,000+ 776 133 11.0 8.7-13.8 643 89.0 86.2-91.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,413 1,007 57.4 53.3-61.4 406 42.6 38.6-46.7
No 3,026 1,228 26.2 24.4-28.2 1,798 73.8 71.8-75.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 94 28 20.3 12.7-30.9 66 79.7 69.1-87.3
Non-Veteran 4,406 2,232 34.6 32.8-36.5 2,174 65.4 63.5-67.2
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,379 1,252 37.6 35.1-40.2 1,127 62.4 59.8-64.9
No 2,121 1,008 30.8 28.2-33.4 1,113 69.2 66.6-71.8

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*Asked only of those who report having any type of health insurance.

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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