2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina

Demographics

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,646 367 6.2 5.5- 7.1 5,279 93.8 92.9-94.5
-Eastern NC 2,042 155 7.0 5.7- 8.6 1,887 93.0 91.4-94.3
GENDER
Male 924 67 7.0 5.2- 9.4 857 93.0 90.6-94.8
Female 1,118 88 7.0 5.3- 9.2 1,030 93.0 90.8-94.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,234 82 6.6 5.0- 8.8 1,152 93.4 91.2-95.0
Non-Hispanic Black 478 45 8.3 5.8-11.8 433 91.7 88.2-94.2
Other 330 28 6.2 3.9- 9.6 302 93.8 90.4-96.1
AGE
18-34 360 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 280 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 305 24 7.8 4.8-12.5 281 92.2 87.5-95.2
55-64 401 34 9.6 6.1-14.9 367 90.4 85.1-93.9
65-74 411 42 11.8 7.9-17.4 369 88.2 82.6-92.1
75+ 247 30 10.0 6.3-15.4 217 90.0 84.6-93.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 187 33 16.5 10.6-24.6 154 83.5 75.4-89.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 591 44 6.7 4.5- 9.8 547 93.3 90.2-95.5
Some Post-H.S. 600 53 6.5 4.7- 9.0 547 93.5 91.0-95.3
College Graduate 652 24 2.8 1.8- 4.5 628 97.2 95.5-98.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 656 155 24.0 19.9-28.7 501 76.0 71.3-80.1
No 1,374 *** *** *** 1,374 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 360 29 6.4 4.2- 9.7 331 93.6 90.3-95.8
Non-Veteran 1,679 126 7.1 5.7- 9.0 1,553 92.9 91.0-94.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,019 42 4.1 2.9- 5.9 977 95.9 94.1-97.1
Unemployed 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 602 60 10.6 7.5-14.8 542 89.4 85.2-92.5
Unable to Work 189 39 20.5 13.5-29.9 150 79.5 70.1-86.5
Other not in Labor Force 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 158 36 19.9 12.6-29.9 122 80.1 70.1-87.4
$15,000- 24,999 291 30 8.0 5.1-12.4 261 92.0 87.6-94.9
$25,000- 34,999 179 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 246 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 253 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 504 18 3.3 1.8- 5.8 486 96.7 94.2-98.2
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 198 27 8.3 5.2-13.0 171 91.7 87.0-94.8
101% to 150% 234 24 9.3 5.6-14.9 210 90.7 85.1-94.4
151% to 200% 187 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 941 36 3.4 2.3- 5.1 905 96.6 94.9-97.7
HOUSING
Own 1,390 96 6.5 5.0- 8.5 1,294 93.5 91.5-95.0
Rent 487 43 8.0 5.4-11.6 444 92.0 88.4-94.6
Other arrangement 150 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 198 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 599 44 6.4 4.3- 9.2 555 93.6 90.8-95.7
Rural 1,245 101 7.5 5.8- 9.7 1,144 92.5 90.3-94.2
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 1,308 110 6.8 5.4- 8.7 1,198 93.2 91.3-94.6
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 288 17 7.6 4.2-13.3 271 92.4 86.7-95.8
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 446 28 7.1 4.3-11.3 418 92.9 88.7-95.7
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 396 25 6.9 4.3-11.0 371 93.1 89.0-95.7
2nd Quartile 256 *** *** *** *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 659 49 6.6 4.6- 9.3 610 93.4 90.7-95.4
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 731 66 7.6 5.4-10.5 665 92.4 89.5-94.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2020 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4Quartile of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Social Vulnerability Index
(https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/placeandhealth/svi/index.html) for respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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