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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Sexual Orientation

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.

Do you consider yourself to be:

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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 6,097 5,988 98.0 97.5-98.4 68 1.3 0.9- 1.7 41 0.8 0.6- 1.1
-Eastern NC 1,896 1,864 98.3 97.5-98.9 17 0.7 0.4- 1.3 15 1.0 0.5- 1.7
GENDER
Male 777 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 1,119 1,100 97.9 96.6-98.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
White 1,239 1,220 98.6 97.6-99.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
African American 479 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 162 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 105 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,786 1,755 98.2 97.4-98.8 17 0.8 0.5- 1.3 14 1.0 0.5- 1.8
AGE
18-34 295 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 520 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 456 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 369 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 243 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 235 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 572 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 560 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 525 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 230 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 316 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 214 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 224 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 545 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 564 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,318 1,295 98.3 97.2-98.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 299 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,596 1,569 98.4 97.5-99.0 14 0.7 0.4- 1.2 *** *** ***
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,549 1,525 98.4 97.5-99.0 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 347 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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**Other includes bisexual or something else.

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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