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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
-MALES 2,708 1,204 30.4 28.3-32.5 1,504 69.6 67.5-71.7
RACE
White 2,012 894 30.5 28.2-32.9 1,118 69.5 67.1-71.8
African American 448 201 32.1 27.0-37.6 247 67.9 62.4-73.0
Other Minorities 224 97 20.7 14.2-29.0 127 79.3 71.0-85.8
AGE
18-34 323 25 6.0 3.9- 9.2 298 94.0 90.8-96.1
35-44 356 40 9.6 6.6-13.8 316 90.4 86.2-93.4
45-54 431 62 10.4 7.6-14.0 369 89.6 86.0-92.4
55-64 600 135 19.9 16.2-24.2 465 80.1 75.8-83.8
65-74 578 542 94.0 91.1-96.0 36 6.0 4.0- 8.9
75+ 398 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 318 219 53.9 46.4-61.3 99 46.1 38.7-53.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 739 341 30.0 26.3-34.0 398 70.0 66.0-73.7
Some Post-H.S. 682 270 23.6 20.2-27.4 412 76.4 72.6-79.8
College Graduate 963 371 26.7 23.6-29.9 592 73.3 70.1-76.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 216 155 57.8 48.8-66.3 61 42.2 33.7-51.2
$15,000- 24,999 381 245 47.5 41.0-54.1 136 52.5 45.9-59.0
$25,000- 34,999 245 119 37.7 30.4-45.6 126 62.3 54.4-69.6
$35,000- 49,999 344 144 27.8 22.8-33.5 200 72.2 66.5-77.2
$50,000- 74,999 358 126 21.8 17.4-27.0 232 78.2 73.0-82.6
$75,000+ 705 173 16.2 13.4-19.4 532 83.8 80.6-86.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 790 546 57.1 52.5-61.7 244 42.9 38.3-47.5
No 1,886 644 21.4 19.5-23.6 1,242 78.6 76.4-80.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 915 576 49.9 45.7-54.1 339 50.1 45.9-54.3
Non-Veteran 1,789 625 23.1 20.9-25.5 1,164 76.9 74.5-79.1
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,365 655 33.6 30.6-36.7 710 66.4 63.3-69.4
No 1,343 549 27.0 24.3-29.9 794 73.0 70.1-75.7

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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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