2020 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,773 197 4.8 4.0- 5.7 4,576 95.2 94.3-96.0
-Non-Hispanic Black 912 43 6.7 4.5- 9.6 869 93.3 90.4-95.5
GENDER
Male 369 23 9.9 6.0-15.9 346 90.1 84.1-94.0
Female 543 20 3.9 2.4- 6.5 523 96.1 93.5-97.6
AGE
18-34 149 14 10.4 6.0-17.6 135 89.6 82.4-94.0
35-44 128 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 153 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 185 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 189 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 96 *** *** *** 96 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 270 21 9.7 6.0-15.4 249 90.3 84.6-94.0
Some Post-H.S. 261 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 293 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 150 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 89 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 121 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 179 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 278 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 633 29 6.0 4.0- 9.0 604 94.0 91.0-96.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 788 37 6.6 4.3- 9.8 751 93.4 90.2-95.7
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY1
Urban 307 16 6.0 3.6- 9.9 291 94.0 90.1-96.4
Regional City or Suburban County 244 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 361 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 436 31 8.0 5.4-11.6 405 92.0 88.4-94.6
Unemployed 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 268 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 28 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 129 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 378 15 5.8 3.3-10.0 363 94.2 90.0-96.7
HOUSING
Own 508 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rent 313 18 7.5 4.4-12.5 295 92.5 87.5-95.6
Other arrangement 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 378 17 7.0 3.9-12.3 361 93.0 87.7-96.1
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 250 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 284 16 5.8 3.4- 9.6 268 94.2 90.4-96.6
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 156 *** *** *** *** *** ***
2nd Quartile 215 *** *** *** *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 328 15 6.8 3.8-11.9 313 93.2 88.1-96.2
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 213 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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