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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

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Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,843 1,293 33.3 31.2-35.4 2,550 66.7 64.6-68.8
-Western NC 458 171 38.7 32.8-45.0 287 61.3 55.0-67.2
GENDER
Male 188 57 29.0 21.2-38.3 131 71.0 61.7-78.8
Female 270 114 48.4 40.2-56.6 156 51.6 43.4-59.8
RACE
White 411 160 38.8 32.7-45.3 251 61.2 54.7-67.3
Other minorities 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 145 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 140 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 165 55 32.2 23.2-42.7 110 67.8 57.3-76.8
No 292 116 42.2 34.8-49.9 176 57.8 50.1-65.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 395 151 39.5 33.2-46.2 244 60.5 53.8-66.8
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 327 124 39.2 32.4-46.3 203 60.8 53.7-67.6
No 131 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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