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 5,620 389 6.4 5.7- 7.3 5,231 93.6 92.7-94.3
-Eastern NC 2,030 166 7.8 6.4- 9.4 1,864 92.2 90.6-93.6
GENDER
Male 918 46 6.0 4.2- 8.5 872 94.0 91.5-95.8
Female 1,112 120 9.5 7.6-11.8 992 90.5 88.2-92.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,225 92 7.8 6.1- 9.9 1,133 92.2 90.1-93.9
Non-Hispanic Black 477 50 9.5 6.7-13.3 427 90.5 86.7-93.3
Other 328 24 4.1 2.4- 6.9 304 95.9 93.1-97.6
AGE
18-34 357 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 279 16 6.9 4.0-11.6 263 93.1 88.4-96.0
45-54 304 31 11.1 7.4-16.4 273 88.9 83.6-92.6
55-64 397 31 7.5 4.9-11.3 366 92.5 88.7-95.1
65-74 411 36 10.5 6.7-16.1 375 89.5 83.9-93.3
75+ 247 42 19.6 13.2-28.1 205 80.4 71.9-86.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 186 33 17.0 11.0-25.3 153 83.0 74.7-89.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 589 51 6.6 4.7- 9.2 538 93.4 90.8-95.3
Some Post-H.S. 597 53 8.2 6.0-11.1 544 91.8 88.9-94.0
College Graduate 648 28 3.6 2.3- 5.6 620 96.4 94.4-97.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 655 166 26.6 22.3-31.4 489 73.4 68.6-77.7
No 1,374 *** *** *** 1,374 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 357 24 8.2 5.3-12.6 333 91.8 87.4-94.7
Non-Veteran 1,672 142 7.7 6.2- 9.5 1,530 92.3 90.5-93.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,014 22 2.0 1.3- 3.2 992 98.0 96.8-98.7
Unemployed 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 600 59 12.2 8.6-17.1 541 87.8 82.9-91.4
Unable to Work 188 69 37.1 28.7-46.3 119 62.9 53.7-71.3
Other not in Labor Force 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 159 42 25.4 17.6-35.2 117 74.6 64.8-82.4
$15,000- 24,999 290 34 10.4 6.6-16.2 256 89.6 83.8-93.4
$25,000- 34,999 177 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 245 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 252 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 503 14 3.1 1.7- 5.4 489 96.9 94.6-98.3
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 66 14 16.9 9.3-28.7 52 83.1 71.3-90.7
50% to 100% 198 32 14.6 9.4-22.0 166 85.4 78.0-90.6
101% to 150% 232 32 14.9 9.6-22.3 200 85.1 77.7-90.4
151% to 200% 186 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 938 35 3.6 2.5- 5.2 903 96.4 94.8-97.5
HOUSING
Own 1,381 107 8.0 6.3-10.1 1,274 92.0 89.9-93.7
Rent 485 42 7.3 5.0-10.5 443 92.7 89.5-95.0
Other arrangement 150 17 7.8 4.4-13.5 133 92.2 86.5-95.6
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 199 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 593 54 8.4 6.1-11.4 539 91.6 88.6-93.9
Rural 1,238 100 7.8 6.0-10.0 1,138 92.2 90.0-94.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 1,294 119 8.4 6.6-10.5 1,175 91.6 89.5-93.4
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 289 18 7.3 4.1-12.6 271 92.7 87.4-95.9
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 447 29 6.6 4.3- 9.9 418 93.4 90.1-95.7
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 397 21 5.1 3.2- 8.1 376 94.9 91.9-96.8
2nd Quartile 256 19 7.1 4.2-11.8 237 92.9 88.2-95.8
3rd Quartile 652 55 7.9 5.7-10.8 597 92.1 89.2-94.3
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 725 71 9.5 6.9-12.9 654 90.5 87.1-93.1

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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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