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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Orientation-FEMALES

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.

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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
-FEMALES 4,628 4,547 97.7 97.0-98.3 29 0.7 0.4- 1.1 52 1.6 1.1- 2.2
RACE
White 3,258 3,199 97.8 96.9-98.4 26 0.8 0.5- 1.4 33 1.4 0.9- 2.1
African American 935 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 398 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 576 547 95.1 92.7-96.8 *** *** *** 25 4.4 2.8- 6.7
35-44 564 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-49 777 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 981 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 926 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 763 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 578 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,281 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 1,344 1,313 97.2 95.6-98.2 *** *** *** 19 1.8 1.0- 3.2
College Graduate 1,422 1,395 97.5 96.0-98.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 621 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 838 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 475 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 535 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 482 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 749 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,403 1,375 97.6 95.9-98.6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 3,202 3,149 97.7 96.8-98.4 20 0.8 0.4- 1.3 33 1.5 1.0- 2.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 103 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 4,525 4,450 97.9 97.2-98.5 26 0.6 0.4- 1.0 49 1.4 1.0- 2.1
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,438 2,404 98.2 97.1-98.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 2,190 2,143 97.2 96.1-98.1 *** *** *** 30 1.8 1.2- 2.8

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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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