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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,110 1,031 31.1 28.9-33.4 2,079 68.9 66.6-71.1
-Eastern NC 970 329 33.1 28.9-37.6 641 66.9 62.4-71.1
GENDER
Male 399 96 23.6 17.8-30.4 303 76.4 69.6-82.2
Female 571 233 41.4 35.6-47.5 338 58.6 52.5-64.4
RACE
White 638 230 35.3 30.1-40.8 408 64.7 59.2-69.9
African American 232 68 30.0 21.5-40.2 164 70.0 59.8-78.5
Other minorities 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 61 15 16.2 9.0-27.6 46 83.8 72.4-91.0
Non-Hispanic 906 314 34.3 29.8-39.0 592 65.7 61.0-70.2
AGE
18-34 152 48 33.2 24.3-43.4 104 66.8 56.6-75.7
35-54 273 100 35.8 28.1-44.2 173 64.2 55.8-71.9
55-64 237 91 35.6 28.4-43.4 146 64.4 56.6-71.6
65-74 186 68 34.4 26.2-43.6 118 65.6 56.4-73.8
75+ 115 22 15.1 8.5-25.4 93 84.9 74.6-91.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 108 26 20.0 11.8-31.8 82 80.0 68.2-88.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 313 103 32.9 26.3-40.4 210 67.1 59.6-73.7
Some Post-H.S. 287 98 37.6 29.6-46.4 189 62.4 53.6-70.4
College Graduate 260 102 36.0 28.3-44.6 158 64.0 55.4-71.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 169 44 24.5 16.9-34.0 125 75.5 66.0-83.1
$25,000- 34,999 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 296 118 34.2 27.2-42.0 178 65.8 58.0-72.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 281 97 35.1 27.1-44.1 184 64.9 55.9-72.9
No 683 232 32.7 27.8-38.0 451 67.3 62.0-72.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 160 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 809 287 34.1 29.5-39.0 522 65.9 61.0-70.5
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 782 278 35.1 30.3-40.2 504 64.9 59.8-69.7
No 188 51 23.4 16.6-32.1 137 76.6 67.9-83.4

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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