2020 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,768 34 1.0 0.7- 1.4 4,734 99.0 98.6-99.3
GENDER
Male 2,118 22 1.4 0.9- 2.2 2,096 98.6 97.8-99.1
Female 2,650 12 0.6 0.3- 1.2 2,638 99.4 98.8-99.7
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 3,024 17 0.9 0.5- 1.5 3,007 99.1 98.5-99.5
Non-Hispanic Black 911 *** *** *** 904 99.2 98.1-99.6
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 138 *** *** *** 138 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic Multiracial 77 *** *** *** 77 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic Other 86 *** *** *** 85 98.6 90.8-99.8
Hispanic 440 *** *** *** 433 98.5 96.0-99.5
AGE
18-34 833 22 2.8 1.7- 4.4 811 97.2 95.6-98.3
35-44 660 *** *** *** 654 99.4 98.4-99.7
45-54 786 *** *** *** 782 99.3 98.1-99.8
55-64 883 *** *** *** 882 99.9 99.5- 100
65-74 915 *** *** *** 915 100 . - .
75+ 594 *** *** *** 594 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 456 *** *** *** 454 99.2 96.8-99.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,229 12 1.3 0.7- 2.4 1,217 98.7 97.6-99.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,342 12 1.2 0.6- 2.2 1,330 98.8 97.8-99.4
College Graduate 1,724 *** *** *** 1,716 99.5 98.8-99.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 1,463 12 1.3 0.6- 2.4 1,451 98.7 97.6-99.4
No 3,289 22 0.9 0.5- 1.4 3,267 99.1 98.6-99.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 577 *** *** *** 574 99.6 98.6-99.9
Non-Veteran 4,183 31 1.1 0.7- 1.6 4,152 98.9 98.4-99.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 2,474 28 1.5 0.9- 2.2 2,446 98.5 97.8-99.1
Unemployed 268 *** *** *** 264 98.9 96.9-99.6
Retired 1,345 *** *** *** 1,345 100 . - .
Unable to Work 364 *** *** *** 363 99.2 94.9-99.9
Other not in Labor Force 291 *** *** *** 290 99.5 96.3-99.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 335 *** *** *** 331 98.3 95.0-99.5
$15,000- 24,999 666 *** *** *** 660 98.7 97.0-99.5
$25,000- 34,999 396 *** *** *** 392 98.8 96.6-99.6
$35,000- 49,999 544 *** *** *** 537 98.3 96.1-99.3
$50,000-74,999 588 *** *** *** 587 99.9 99.2- 100
$75,000+ 1,298 *** *** *** 1,292 99.6 98.9-99.8
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 941 *** *** *** 935 98.7 96.9-99.4
POVERTY LEVEL1
Less than 50% 136 *** *** *** 133 96.4 89.1-98.9
50% to 100% 442 *** *** *** 437 99.0 97.1-99.6
101% to 150% 514 *** *** *** 509 98.6 96.4-99.4
151% to 200% 414 *** *** *** 410 99.2 97.6-99.7
More than 200% 2,297 *** *** *** 2,287 99.4 98.9-99.7
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 941 *** *** *** 935 98.7 96.9-99.4
HOUSING
Own 3,249 *** *** *** 3,241 99.6 99.1-99.8
Rent 1,143 23 3.0 1.9- 4.6 1,120 97.0 95.4-98.1
Other arrangement 337 *** *** *** 334 99.2 96.8-99.8
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 1,353 11 0.9 0.5- 1.8 1,342 99.1 98.2-99.5
Regional City or Suburban County 1,306 12 1.5 0.8- 2.8 1,294 98.5 97.2-99.2
Rural 2,109 11 0.7 0.3- 1.3 2,098 99.3 98.7-99.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 1,391 *** *** *** 1,383 99.3 98.4-99.7
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,518 12 1.1 0.5- 2.1 1,506 98.9 97.9-99.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,859 14 1.1 0.6- 1.9 1,845 98.9 98.1-99.4
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 1,446 *** *** *** 1,437 99.0 98.0-99.5
2nd Quartile 1,234 12 1.3 0.7- 2.5 1,222 98.7 97.5-99.3
3rd Quartile 1,347 *** *** *** 1,338 99.3 98.6-99.7
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 741 *** *** *** 737 99.2 97.4-99.8

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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 2020 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. 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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