2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,822 3,932 65.2 63.6-66.7 764 12.1 11.0-13.1 1,126 22.8 21.4-24.2
-Eastern NC 2,104 1,420 64.1 61.3-66.8 291 12.0 10.4-13.8 393 23.9 21.5-26.6
GENDER
Male 948 594 58.9 54.7-63.0 116 9.5 7.6-11.8 238 31.6 27.6-35.8
Female 1,156 826 69.0 65.3-72.4 175 14.3 11.9-17.2 155 16.7 14.0-19.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,264 883 67.1 63.7-70.4 186 12.7 10.7-15.1 195 20.1 17.3-23.3
Non-Hispanic Black 501 356 67.6 61.7-72.9 78 12.9 9.7-16.9 67 19.6 14.9-25.3
Other 339 181 40.9 34.2-47.9 27 6.2 3.5-10.8 131 52.9 45.6-60.1
AGE
18-34 374 176 46.3 40.3-52.4 18 4.1 2.3- 7.0 180 49.7 43.6-55.7
35-44 287 182 66.0 59.4-72.0 23 8.9 5.6-13.9 82 25.1 19.9-31.1
45-54 316 219 69.5 63.1-75.2 38 13.9 9.7-19.5 59 16.6 12.5-21.8
55-64 412 310 76.0 70.4-80.8 68 16.5 12.3-21.9 34 7.5 5.2-10.7
65-74 418 318 75.6 69.5-80.9 78 18.7 14.2-24.2 *** *** ***
75+ 256 187 72.1 63.4-79.4 59 21.0 15.2-28.3 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 200 117 55.1 45.9-63.9 28 14.9 9.4-22.9 55 30.0 22.3-39.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 602 377 58.3 53.1-63.3 84 11.3 8.8-14.5 141 30.4 25.6-35.6
Some Post-H.S. 615 435 68.1 63.2-72.6 79 11.0 8.4-14.2 101 21.0 16.9-25.7
College Graduate 673 484 71.6 67.1-75.7 98 12.6 9.9-15.9 91 15.8 12.5-19.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 656 435 62.5 57.3-67.4 134 20.3 16.5-24.7 87 17.3 13.4-22.0
No 1,365 927 64.2 60.8-67.5 146 8.7 7.1-10.7 292 27.0 23.9-30.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 365 229 60.6 54.1-66.7 62 13.3 10.0-17.5 74 26.1 20.5-32.6
Non-Veteran 1,724 1,180 64.8 61.7-67.8 227 11.7 9.9-13.8 317 23.5 20.8-26.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,043 692 63.8 60.1-67.4 89 7.3 5.7- 9.4 262 28.9 25.5-32.5
Unemployed 123 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 612 455 73.1 67.7-77.9 126 19.5 15.6-24.1 31 7.4 4.4-12.1
Unable to Work 195 131 63.7 54.2-72.2 50 29.5 21.6-39.0 *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 100 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 206 141 69.2 59.7-77.4 32 13.7 8.5-21.3 33 17.0 10.8-25.9
$15,000- 24,999 292 173 52.5 44.8-60.2 35 9.7 6.4-14.4 84 37.8 30.3-46.0
$25,000- 34,999 181 121 64.5 54.2-73.6 *** *** *** 38 25.7 17.7-35.7
$35,000- 49,999 244 159 57.4 49.5-64.9 35 14.4 9.9-20.7 50 28.2 21.3-36.2
$50,000- 74,999 255 178 68.4 60.7-75.2 35 12.3 8.3-17.9 42 19.3 13.7-26.6
$75,000+ 508 380 73.6 68.5-78.1 68 10.8 8.1-14.3 60 15.6 11.9-20.3
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 67 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 200 117 53.7 44.1-63.0 25 10.5 6.5-16.5 58 35.8 26.9-45.8
101% to 150% 233 153 61.9 53.3-69.7 25 8.6 5.2-13.7 55 29.6 22.2-38.2
151% to 200% 186 119 57.0 47.2-66.2 27 13.5 8.1-21.6 40 29.6 21.2-39.6
More than 200% 949 686 70.6 66.8-74.2 133 11.9 9.7-14.6 130 17.5 14.4-21.0
HOUSING
Own 1,431 1,029 68.7 65.4-71.8 230 14.6 12.4-17.0 172 16.7 14.1-19.7
Rent 504 288 53.0 47.2-58.7 48 6.4 4.3- 9.3 168 40.7 35.0-46.6
Other arrangement 155 *** *** *** *** *** *** 53 39.9 30.0-50.7
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 204 139 61.0 52.1-69.2 26 11.5 7.4-17.5 39 27.5 19.8-36.8
Regional City or Suburban County 610 393 63.1 58.2-67.7 85 11.6 9.0-14.9 132 25.3 21.1-30.0
Rural 1,290 888 65.0 61.3-68.5 180 12.2 10.1-14.7 222 22.7 19.6-26.3
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 1,340 899 63.7 60.1-67.1 194 12.2 10.2-14.5 247 24.1 21.0-27.6
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 301 196 61.1 54.1-67.7 39 11.2 7.5-16.3 66 27.7 21.7-34.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 463 325 67.3 61.4-72.6 58 12.0 8.7-16.3 80 20.8 16.3-26.2
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 409 287 64.8 58.6-70.6 51 10.6 7.8-14.4 71 24.5 19.1-30.9
2nd Quartile 265 175 65.1 57.8-71.7 34 12.3 8.1-18.1 56 22.7 17.2-29.2
3rd Quartile 680 438 62.4 57.7-66.8 94 10.7 8.4-13.6 148 26.9 22.8-31.6
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 750 520 65.1 59.9-70.0 112 14.0 10.9-17.8 118 20.9 16.6-25.9

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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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