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 5,637 204 3.3 2.8- 3.9 5,433 96.7 96.1-97.2
-Eastern NC 2,037 87 3.7 2.8- 4.8 1,950 96.3 95.2-97.2
GENDER
Male 921 34 3.6 2.3- 5.6 887 96.4 94.4-97.7
Female 1,116 53 3.7 2.6- 5.1 1,063 96.3 94.9-97.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,230 39 3.0 2.0- 4.5 1,191 97.0 95.5-98.0
Non-Hispanic Black 479 30 5.2 3.4- 7.9 449 94.8 92.1-96.6
Other 328 18 3.6 2.0- 6.4 310 96.4 93.6-98.0
AGE
18-34 358 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 280 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 305 17 5.6 3.2- 9.8 288 94.4 90.2-96.8
55-64 400 22 3.6 2.3- 5.8 378 96.4 94.2-97.7
65-74 412 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 246 18 9.0 5.0-15.7 228 91.0 84.3-95.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 187 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 590 27 3.6 2.2- 5.8 563 96.4 94.2-97.8
Some Post-H.S. 599 22 2.8 1.8- 4.5 577 97.2 95.5-98.2
College Graduate 650 18 2.2 1.3- 3.8 632 97.8 96.2-98.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 657 87 12.5 9.6-16.0 570 87.5 84.0-90.4
No 1,374 *** *** *** 1,374 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 358 17 4.5 2.6- 7.9 341 95.5 92.1-97.4
Non-Veteran 1,677 70 3.5 2.5- 4.7 1,607 96.5 95.3-97.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,017 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 121 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 601 26 6.0 3.5-10.1 575 94.0 89.9-96.5
Unable to Work 188 44 19.9 14.1-27.3 144 80.1 72.7-85.9
Other not in Labor Force 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 159 22 12.0 7.1-19.6 137 88.0 80.4-92.9
$15,000- 24,999 291 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 178 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 244 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 253 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 504 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 198 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 234 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 186 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 939 19 1.9 1.1- 3.3 920 98.1 96.7-98.9
HOUSING
Own 1,385 48 3.1 2.2- 4.6 1,337 96.9 95.4-97.8
Rent 486 29 4.5 2.9- 6.7 457 95.5 93.3-97.1
Other arrangement 151 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 199 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 596 22 3.1 1.9- 5.1 574 96.9 94.9-98.1
Rural 1,242 56 3.8 2.6- 5.5 1,186 96.2 94.5-97.4
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 1,301 59 3.6 2.6- 4.9 1,242 96.4 95.1-97.4
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 289 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 447 *** *** *** *** *** ***
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 397 *** *** *** *** *** ***
2nd Quartile 256 *** *** *** *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 654 22 2.6 1.7- 4.1 632 97.4 95.9-98.3
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 730 40 4.1 2.7- 6.0 690 95.9 94.0-97.3

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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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