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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,948 2,683 31.8 30.5-33.1 3,265 68.2 66.9-69.5
-FEMALES 3,472 1,670 33.4 31.7-35.2 1,802 66.6 64.8-68.3
RACE
White 2,510 1,296 35.8 33.7-37.9 1,214 64.2 62.1-66.3
African American 769 314 29.8 26.3-33.5 455 70.2 66.5-73.7
Other Minorities 157 49 19.3 13.8-26.2 108 80.7 73.8-86.2
AGE
18-34 409 30 6.7 4.6- 9.8 379 93.3 90.2-95.4
35-44 372 23 6.6 4.2-10.4 349 93.4 89.6-95.8
45-54 512 58 11.2 8.3-15.1 454 88.8 84.9-91.7
55-64 701 148 18.6 15.7-22.0 553 81.4 78.0-84.3
65-74 803 780 97.3 95.6-98.3 23 2.7 1.7- 4.4
75+ 618 607 98.4 97.0-99.2 11 1.6 0.8- 3.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 341 258 63.5 56.4-70.0 83 36.5 30.0-43.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 958 555 40.4 36.8-44.0 403 59.6 56.0-63.2
Some Post-H.S. 977 446 28.7 25.9-31.8 531 71.3 68.2-74.1
College Graduate 1,181 404 19.8 17.7-22.0 777 80.2 78.0-82.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 381 233 46.6 40.5-52.8 148 53.4 47.2-59.5
$15,000- 24,999 529 334 48.3 43.1-53.6 195 51.7 46.4-56.9
$25,000- 34,999 350 207 43.4 37.4-49.6 143 56.6 50.4-62.6
$35,000- 49,999 424 163 24.2 19.8-29.3 261 75.8 70.7-80.2
$50,000- 74,999 357 114 19.2 15.6-23.5 243 80.8 76.5-84.4
$75,000+ 631 125 11.9 9.7-14.5 506 88.1 85.5-90.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,050 738 58.8 54.9-62.6 312 41.2 37.4-45.1
No 2,323 889 24.5 22.7-26.3 1,434 75.5 73.7-77.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 91 23 14.1 8.9-21.8 68 85.9 78.2-91.1
Non-Veteran 3,376 1,646 34.0 32.2-35.8 1,730 66.0 64.2-67.8
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,955 978 35.4 33.0-37.8 977 64.6 62.2-67.0
No 1,517 692 31.0 28.6-33.6 825 69.0 66.4-71.4

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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 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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