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 5,639 893 14.0 12.9-15.2 4,746 86.0 84.8-87.1
-Eastern NC 2,036 376 15.8 14.0-17.9 1,660 84.2 82.1-86.0
GENDER
Male 921 143 14.5 11.9-17.7 778 85.5 82.3-88.1
Female 1,115 233 17.1 14.6-19.9 882 82.9 80.1-85.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,229 221 16.6 14.2-19.4 1,008 83.4 80.6-85.8
Non-Hispanic Black 479 109 18.0 14.2-22.5 370 82.0 77.5-85.8
Other 328 46 7.4 5.1-10.6 282 92.6 89.4-94.9
AGE
18-34 358 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 280 20 8.9 5.6-14.0 260 91.1 86.0-94.4
45-54 304 60 19.8 15.0-25.6 244 80.2 74.4-85.0
55-64 400 97 25.4 20.0-31.7 303 74.6 68.3-80.0
65-74 412 100 24.4 19.1-30.6 312 75.6 69.4-80.9
75+ 246 86 32.1 24.9-40.2 160 67.9 59.8-75.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 187 57 28.7 20.9-37.9 130 71.3 62.1-79.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 589 117 15.3 12.1-19.1 472 84.7 80.9-87.9
Some Post-H.S. 599 124 16.1 13.1-19.6 475 83.9 80.4-86.9
College Graduate 650 76 9.0 6.9-11.6 574 91.0 88.4-93.1
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 656 376 53.9 48.9-58.9 280 46.1 41.1-51.1
No 1,374 *** *** *** 1,374 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 358 74 18.3 14.1-23.3 284 81.7 76.7-85.9
Non-Veteran 1,676 302 15.3 13.3-17.7 1,374 84.7 82.3-86.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,017 83 7.1 5.5- 9.1 934 92.9 90.9-94.5
Unemployed 120 20 13.8 8.5-21.6 100 86.2 78.4-91.5
Retired 602 155 25.9 21.2-31.2 447 74.1 68.8-78.8
Unable to Work 187 113 60.9 51.8-69.4 74 39.1 30.6-48.2
Other not in Labor Force 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 158 61 35.1 25.7-45.8 97 64.9 54.2-74.3
$15,000- 24,999 290 76 23.0 17.1-30.1 214 77.0 69.9-82.9
$25,000- 34,999 178 47 25.4 17.8-34.8 131 74.6 65.2-82.2
$35,000- 49,999 245 42 15.4 10.8-21.5 203 84.6 78.5-89.2
$50,000- 74,999 253 24 7.9 4.8-12.6 229 92.1 87.4-95.2
$75,000+ 504 57 10.0 7.3-13.5 447 90.0 86.5-92.7
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 197 67 31.9 23.6-41.4 130 68.1 58.6-76.4
101% to 150% 234 60 21.0 15.4-28.0 174 79.0 72.0-84.6
151% to 200% 185 39 19.3 13.1-27.5 146 80.7 72.5-86.9
More than 200% 940 122 11.2 8.9-13.8 818 88.8 86.2-91.1
HOUSING
Own 1,384 249 16.7 14.3-19.3 1,135 83.3 80.7-85.7
Rent 486 98 14.4 11.3-18.2 388 85.6 81.8-88.7
Other arrangement 151 29 13.6 8.2-21.7 122 86.4 78.3-91.8
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 199 28 12.2 8.1-18.0 171 87.8 82.0-91.9
Regional City or Suburban County 596 104 13.9 11.0-17.5 492 86.1 82.5-89.0
Rural 1,241 244 17.4 14.8-20.3 997 82.6 79.7-85.2
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 1,300 260 16.3 14.0-18.9 1,040 83.7 81.1-86.0
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 289 49 16.7 12.0-22.9 240 83.3 77.1-88.0
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 447 67 13.9 10.2-18.8 380 86.1 81.2-89.8
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 397 65 15.7 11.6-20.8 332 84.3 79.2-88.4
2nd Quartile 256 38 12.0 7.8-17.9 218 88.0 82.1-92.2
3rd Quartile 655 116 15.4 12.5-18.8 539 84.6 81.2-87.5
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 728 157 18.4 14.9-22.4 571 81.6 77.6-85.1

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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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