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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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General Health Indicator for Healthy North Carolina 2020

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent/Vg/Good Fair/Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,831 6,842 80.8 79.7-81.9 1,989 19.2 18.1-20.3
-Whites 6,136 4,892 82.8 81.6-84.0 1,244 17.2 16.0-18.4
GENDER
Male 2,404 1,949 83.5 81.7-85.3 455 16.5 14.7-18.3
Female 3,732 2,943 82.2 80.5-83.7 789 17.8 16.3-19.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 142 109 78.1 68.8-85.2 33 21.9 14.8-31.2
Non-Hispanic 5,980 4,772 83.0 81.7-84.1 1,208 17.0 15.9-18.3
AGE
18-34 817 751 92.2 89.9-94.0 66 7.8 6.0-10.1
35-44 719 633 87.0 83.5-89.8 86 13.0 10.2-16.5
45-54 1,015 814 82.7 79.5-85.4 201 17.3 14.6-20.5
55-64 1,271 982 76.5 73.3-79.4 289 23.5 20.6-26.7
65-74 1,231 950 78.1 74.9-80.9 281 21.9 19.1-25.1
75+ 1,037 728 68.2 64.3-71.9 309 31.8 28.1-35.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 613 323 57.8 52.5-62.9 290 42.2 37.1-47.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,682 1,240 79.5 77.1-81.8 442 20.5 18.2-22.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,711 1,390 86.0 83.9-87.8 321 14.0 12.2-16.1
College Graduate 2,123 1,934 93.5 92.3-94.6 189 6.5 5.4- 7.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 585 288 51.4 45.8-57.0 297 48.6 43.0-54.2
$15,000- 24,999 919 600 66.8 62.6-70.8 319 33.2 29.2-37.4
$25,000- 34,999 551 431 80.0 75.6-83.9 120 20.0 16.1-24.4
$35,000- 49,999 761 657 88.2 85.0-90.8 104 11.8 9.2-15.0
$50,000- 74,999 728 664 93.1 90.6-94.9 64 6.9 5.1- 9.4
$75,000+ 1,355 1,283 95.1 93.5-96.2 72 4.9 3.8- 6.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,788 910 54.0 50.8-57.1 878 46.0 42.9-49.2
No 4,277 3,929 92.5 91.4-93.4 348 7.5 6.6- 8.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 873 696 82.5 79.1-85.4 177 17.5 14.6-20.9
Non-Veteran 5,262 4,195 82.9 81.6-84.1 1,067 17.1 15.9-18.4
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 3,112 2,393 79.8 77.9-81.5 719 20.2 18.5-22.1
No 3,024 2,499 86.2 84.7-87.7 525 13.8 12.3-15.3

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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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