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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Very satisfied Somewhat satisfied Not at all satisfied
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,673 4,494 64.7 63.3-66.1 1,939 31.2 29.8-32.6 240 4.1 3.6- 4.8
-Western NC 945 663 68.4 64.8-71.8 252 27.5 24.3-31.0 30 4.1 2.7- 6.0
GENDER
Male 398 269 67.3 61.7-72.5 116 28.6 23.7-34.0 *** *** ***
Female 547 394 69.3 64.5-73.7 136 26.7 22.5-31.4 17 4.0 2.4- 6.6
RACE
White 861 611 69.3 65.5-72.8 226 27.3 23.9-31.0 24 3.4 2.2- 5.2
Other minorities 73 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 112 64 57.0 46.9-66.6 39 34.1 25.3-44.1 *** *** ***
35-54 213 138 67.7 60.6-74.2 66 28.1 22.1-35.1 *** *** ***
55-64 208 139 68.0 60.6-74.6 63 29.6 23.2-36.9 *** *** ***
65-74 234 180 76.5 70.0-82.0 51 22.1 16.8-28.5 *** *** ***
75+ 167 139 82.9 75.6-88.4 25 14.8 9.7-21.9 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 125 91 72.9 62.7-81.0 27 21.4 14.1-31.1 *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 281 183 62.1 55.3-68.4 88 33.8 27.7-40.4 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 249 170 66.8 59.8-73.2 68 28.1 22.1-34.9 *** *** ***
College Graduate 283 214 75.8 69.8-81.0 68 23.4 18.4-29.4 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 110 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 177 109 58.4 49.6-66.7 59 34.3 26.6-42.9 *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 96 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 138 108 76.9 67.8-84.1 28 20.8 14.1-29.6 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 233 174 75.7 68.7-81.5 58 23.7 18.0-30.6 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 301 200 66.2 59.5-72.4 87 27.0 21.6-33.3 14 6.7 3.7-11.8
No 623 453 70.1 65.7-74.2 154 26.8 22.9-31.1 16 3.1 1.8- 5.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 144 106 72.6 63.3-80.2 36 24.3 17.3-33.0 *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 800 556 67.7 63.7-71.4 216 28.1 24.5-32.0 28 4.2 2.8- 6.3
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 767 531 68.0 64.0-71.7 209 27.6 24.0-31.4 27 4.5 3.0- 6.6
No 178 132 70.5 61.4-78.2 43 27.5 20.0-36.4 *** *** ***

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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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