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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Orientation-Whites

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
-Whites 4,403 4,322 97.9 97.3-98.4 54 1.4 1.0- 1.9 27 0.7 0.5- 1.1
GENDER
Male 1,883 1,841 97.8 96.8-98.5 34 1.7 1.1- 2.7 *** *** ***
Female 2,520 2,481 98.0 97.1-98.6 *** *** *** 19 1.0 0.6- 1.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 148 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 4,248 4,170 97.9 97.3-98.4 52 1.3 0.9- 1.9 26 0.7 0.5- 1.1
AGE
18-34 541 522 96.7 94.5-98.0 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 493 476 96.7 94.4-98.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 653 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 987 967 98.1 96.9-98.9 17 1.6 0.9- 2.7 *** *** ***
65-74 977 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 711 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 434 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,162 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 1,203 1,182 98.0 96.7-98.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 1,595 1,557 97.5 96.4-98.2 28 1.7 1.1- 2.6 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 355 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 638 620 97.0 95.0-98.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 420 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 536 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 523 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 1,057 1,042 98.3 97.0-99.0 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,301 1,276 97.2 95.4-98.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 3,083 3,027 98.2 97.5-98.7 38 1.2 0.8- 1.8 18 0.7 0.4- 1.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 659 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 3,742 3,674 98.0 97.3-98.5 44 1.3 0.9- 1.9 24 0.7 0.5- 1.1
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,459 2,432 98.9 98.2-99.3 *** *** *** 13 0.7 0.4- 1.2
No 1,944 1,890 96.8 95.5-97.7 40 2.5 1.7- 3.7 14 0.8 0.4- 1.3

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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.

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