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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Orientation-African Americans

Now I'm going to ask you a question about your sexual orientation. I want to remind you that
your answers are kept confidential and you don't have to answer any question if you don't want.

Do you consider yourself to be:

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  Total
Respond.^
Heterosexual/straight Homosexual,gay,lesbian Other**
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,097 5,988 98.0 97.5-98.4 68 1.3 0.9- 1.7 41 0.8 0.6- 1.1
-African Americans 1,179 1,157 97.8 96.6-98.6 11 1.1 0.6- 2.1 11 1.0 0.5- 2.0
GENDER
Male 426 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 753 738 97.6 95.9-98.6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 23 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,153 1,131 97.8 96.5-98.6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 224 210 94.9 91.2-97.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 170 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 223 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 262 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 183 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 106 106 100 . - . *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 157 157 100 . - . *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 381 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 342 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 298 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 217 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 262 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 128 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 144 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 93 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 130 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 334 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 833 817 97.7 96.2-98.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 137 137 100 . - . *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,042 1,020 97.5 96.1-98.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 589 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 590 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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**Other includes bisexual or something else.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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