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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Within the past year (<12 months) Within the past 2 years Within the past 5 years 5 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 7,192 5,705 75.6 74.4-76.9 665 10.7 9.9-11.7 419 6.9 6.2- 7.7 349 5.8 5.1- 6.5 54 0.9 0.7- 1.2
GENDER
Male 3,077 2,295 71.5 69.5-73.4 306 11.0 9.7-12.5 224 8.2 7.0- 9.5 209 7.8 6.7- 9.1 43 1.5 1.1- 2.1
Female 4,115 3,410 79.5 77.9-81.0 359 10.5 9.3-11.7 195 5.7 4.9- 6.7 140 4.0 3.3- 4.8 11 0.3 0.2- 0.6
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 4,878 3,950 77.1 75.6-78.6 419 10.0 9.0-11.2 264 6.6 5.8- 7.6 235 6.0 5.2- 7.0 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 1,369 1,147 80.8 78.1-83.3 118 10.3 8.5-12.5 57 4.9 3.6- 6.5 42 3.4 2.5- 4.7 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 114 85 74.6 63.9-83.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 247 177 67.3 59.1-74.6 35 16.4 11.2-23.5 19 8.7 5.2-14.3 15 7.0 3.6-13.4 *** *** ***
Hispanic 498 275 51.5 46.5-56.5 78 16.3 12.9-20.4 67 14.9 11.4-19.2 42 9.2 6.6-12.7 36 8.1 5.8-11.2
AGE
18-34 1,251 807 65.7 62.7-68.6 190 14.7 12.7-17.0 141 10.8 9.0-13.0 88 7.2 5.7- 9.0 25 1.6 1.1- 2.5
35-44 946 623 66.0 62.5-69.3 135 14.3 12.0-17.1 89 9.0 7.2-11.2 86 9.4 7.5-11.8 13 1.3 0.7- 2.2
45-54 1,090 835 77.8 74.9-80.4 115 10.0 8.2-12.1 74 6.3 4.9- 8.0 60 5.5 4.2- 7.2 *** *** ***
55-64 1,511 1,247 82.2 79.8-84.3 118 7.8 6.4- 9.6 66 4.5 3.4- 5.9 76 5.2 4.1- 6.7 *** *** ***
65-74 1,361 1,242 91.1 89.1-92.7 65 5.2 3.9- 6.8 24 1.4 0.9- 2.2 26 1.9 1.3- 2.9 *** *** ***
75+ 932 868 92.7 90.4-94.5 35 4.1 2.8- 6.1 19 2.4 1.4- 3.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 904 653 69.6 65.8-73.1 87 10.6 8.4-13.3 64 7.5 5.7- 9.9 68 8.7 6.6-11.3 32 3.6 2.5- 5.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,968 1,568 76.5 74.2-78.8 169 9.8 8.3-11.6 108 6.5 5.3- 8.1 111 6.5 5.3- 7.9 12 0.6 0.4- 1.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,904 1,530 76.6 74.1-78.8 174 11.0 9.4-12.9 102 6.6 5.2- 8.2 92 5.4 4.3- 6.8 *** *** ***
College Graduate 2,384 1,930 77.4 75.3-79.4 230 11.3 9.8-13.0 144 7.5 6.3- 8.9 76 3.7 2.9- 4.7 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 836 619 70.2 66.3-73.9 78 10.5 8.3-13.3 61 9.3 7.0-12.2 61 7.6 5.8-10.0 17 2.3 1.4- 3.9
$15,000- 24,999 1,173 856 70.0 66.7-73.1 126 11.5 9.5-13.9 101 9.9 8.0-12.2 75 7.0 5.5- 9.0 15 1.6 0.9- 2.7
$25,000- 34,999 694 547 75.3 71.1-79.1 58 9.0 6.8-12.0 48 8.3 5.9-11.5 37 6.2 4.3- 8.9 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 841 676 75.7 71.8-79.2 72 10.3 8.0-13.3 48 6.8 5.0- 9.1 41 6.6 4.7- 9.3 *** *** ***
$50,000-74,999 785 647 78.8 74.9-82.2 70 10.4 8.0-13.5 32 4.7 3.2- 6.9 35 5.7 3.9- 8.2 *** *** ***
$75,000+ 1,453 1,201 80.4 77.7-82.9 128 9.4 7.7-11.3 74 6.0 4.5- 7.9 47 4.1 2.9- 5.7 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,911 1,649 82.7 80.3-84.8 117 7.5 6.1- 9.2 78 5.3 4.1- 6.8 63 4.3 3.2- 5.8 *** *** ***
No 5,025 3,873 73.9 72.3-75.3 516 11.6 10.6-12.8 323 7.4 6.5- 8.4 266 6.0 5.3- 6.9 47 1.1 0.8- 1.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 988 840 81.8 78.6-84.7 73 9.1 7.0-11.7 32 3.9 2.7- 5.7 39 4.8 3.3- 6.7 *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 6,190 4,853 74.7 73.3-76.0 592 11.0 10.1-12.0 385 7.4 6.6- 8.2 310 6.0 5.3- 6.8 50 1.0 0.7- 1.3
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 4,200 3,314 75.8 74.1-77.4 396 10.7 9.6-12.0 230 6.3 5.4- 7.3 225 6.2 5.4- 7.2 35 1.0 0.7- 1.5
No 2,992 2,391 75.5 73.4-77.4 269 10.8 9.4-12.2 189 7.8 6.6- 9.2 124 5.2 4.3- 6.4 19 0.8 0.5- 1.2

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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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