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 5,665 519 8.1 7.3- 9.0 5,146 91.9 91.0-92.7
-Eastern NC 2,048 215 9.3 7.9-11.0 1,833 90.7 89.0-92.1
GENDER
Male 925 140 12.9 10.5-15.8 785 87.1 84.2-89.5
Female 1,123 75 5.9 4.4- 7.9 1,048 94.1 92.1-95.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,236 145 10.7 8.8-13.1 1,091 89.3 86.9-91.2
Non-Hispanic Black 481 39 7.1 4.6-10.7 442 92.9 89.3-95.4
Other 331 31 7.0 4.4-10.9 300 93.0 89.1-95.6
AGE
18-34 363 15 3.6 2.1- 6.2 348 96.4 93.8-97.9
35-44 280 13 4.8 2.6- 8.5 267 95.2 91.5-97.4
45-54 305 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 401 44 10.8 7.2-15.8 357 89.2 84.2-92.8
65-74 412 67 18.8 13.9-25.1 345 81.2 74.9-86.1
75+ 249 59 25.5 18.9-33.5 190 74.5 66.5-81.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 188 33 17.1 11.0-25.7 155 82.9 74.3-89.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 594 71 9.3 6.9-12.3 523 90.7 87.7-93.1
Some Post-H.S. 602 66 9.4 7.0-12.4 536 90.6 87.6-93.0
College Graduate 652 44 4.7 3.3- 6.6 608 95.3 93.4-96.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 658 215 32.0 27.5-36.9 443 68.0 63.1-72.5
No 1,374 *** *** *** 1,374 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 360 75 16.8 13.0-21.6 285 83.2 78.4-87.0
Non-Veteran 1,685 140 7.8 6.3- 9.7 1,545 92.2 90.3-93.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,020 53 4.6 3.4- 6.3 967 95.4 93.7-96.6
Unemployed 121 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 604 114 21.8 17.3-27.1 490 78.2 72.9-82.7
Unable to Work 189 40 18.7 12.8-26.4 149 81.3 73.6-87.2
Other not in Labor Force 100 *** *** *** 100 100 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 159 24 11.8 7.0-19.1 135 88.2 80.9-93.0
$15,000- 24,999 292 41 15.0 10.0-22.0 251 85.0 78.0-90.0
$25,000- 34,999 179 23 12.9 7.2-21.9 156 87.1 78.1-92.8
$35,000- 49,999 246 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 254 36 11.6 7.9-16.7 218 88.4 83.3-92.1
$75,000+ 505 37 6.2 4.2- 9.0 468 93.8 91.0-95.8
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 199 28 13.0 7.7-21.3 171 87.0 78.7-92.3
101% to 150% 234 32 12.6 8.0-19.2 202 87.4 80.8-92.0
151% to 200% 187 21 11.4 6.5-19.1 166 88.6 80.9-93.5
More than 200% 943 87 7.9 6.1-10.2 856 92.1 89.8-93.9
HOUSING
Own 1,393 146 9.6 7.8-11.8 1,247 90.4 88.2-92.2
Rent 489 54 8.7 6.1-12.2 435 91.3 87.8-93.9
Other arrangement 151 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 200 18 8.9 5.4-14.3 182 91.1 85.7-94.6
Regional City or Suburban County 600 56 6.7 5.0- 8.9 544 93.3 91.1-95.0
Rural 1,248 141 10.8 8.7-13.4 1,107 89.2 86.6-91.3
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 1,311 142 9.0 7.3-11.1 1,169 91.0 88.9-92.7
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 289 28 10.9 6.8-17.0 261 89.1 83.0-93.2
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 448 45 9.2 6.3-13.2 403 90.8 86.8-93.7
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 398 44 11.8 8.1-16.8 354 88.2 83.2-91.9
2nd Quartile 256 24 7.0 4.5-10.9 232 93.0 89.1-95.5
3rd Quartile 661 62 8.1 5.9-11.1 599 91.9 88.9-94.1
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 733 85 10.5 7.9-13.9 648 89.5 86.1-92.1

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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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