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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,208 3,464 32.5 31.1-33.9 3,744 67.5 66.1-68.9
-Whites 5,246 2,551 33.1 31.6-34.7 2,695 66.9 65.3-68.4
GENDER
Male 2,012 894 30.5 28.2-32.9 1,118 69.5 67.1-71.8
Female 3,234 1,657 35.4 33.3-37.5 1,577 64.6 62.5-66.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 5,167 2,531 33.4 31.9-35.0 2,636 66.6 65.0-68.1
AGE
18-34 530 27 5.1 3.4- 7.7 503 94.9 92.3-96.6
35-44 549 38 6.7 4.5- 9.8 511 93.3 90.2-95.5
45-54 814 103 10.1 7.9-12.9 711 89.9 87.1-92.1
55-64 1,084 200 16.4 13.8-19.4 884 83.6 80.6-86.2
65-74 1,201 1,152 95.8 94.1-97.0 49 4.2 3.0- 5.9
75+ 1,030 1,013 97.7 95.9-98.7 17 2.3 1.3- 4.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 485 377 61.6 54.9-67.8 108 38.4 32.2-45.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,394 817 39.3 36.1-42.6 577 60.7 57.4-63.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,464 662 28.1 25.5-30.9 802 71.9 69.1-74.5
College Graduate 1,897 691 23.1 21.1-25.3 1,206 76.9 74.7-78.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 434 341 62.8 55.8-69.2 93 37.2 30.8-44.2
$15,000- 24,999 674 481 56.5 51.0-61.8 193 43.5 38.2-49.0
$25,000- 34,999 443 246 42.7 36.6-49.0 197 57.3 51.0-63.4
$35,000- 49,999 667 296 30.4 26.6-34.6 371 69.6 65.4-73.4
$50,000- 74,999 671 217 21.5 18.1-25.3 454 78.5 74.7-81.9
$75,000+ 1,257 278 14.3 12.4-16.6 979 85.7 83.4-87.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,562 1,099 56.8 53.3-60.2 463 43.2 39.8-46.7
No 3,626 1,424 24.9 23.3-26.6 2,202 75.1 73.4-76.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 770 491 51.1 46.5-55.7 279 48.9 44.3-53.5
Non-Veteran 4,475 2,059 30.2 28.6-31.8 2,416 69.8 68.2-71.4
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,654 1,337 35.9 33.7-38.1 1,317 64.1 61.9-66.3
No 2,592 1,214 30.1 27.9-32.3 1,378 69.9 67.7-72.1

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*Asked only of those who report having any type of health insurance.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 Annual Results Technical Notes for more 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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