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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Orientation-MALES

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.

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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
-MALES 2,565 2,513 98.0 97.2-98.5 40 1.5 1.0- 2.3 12 0.5 0.3- 0.9
RACE
White 1,883 1,841 97.8 96.8-98.5 34 1.7 1.1- 2.7 *** *** ***
African American 426 419 98.1 95.8-99.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 230 227 98.5 95.5-99.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 426 409 96.5 94.2-97.9 11 2.5 1.3- 4.7 *** *** ***
35-44 344 336 97.5 94.5-98.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 419 412 98.7 97.1-99.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 590 580 98.8 97.7-99.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 473 469 99.6 99.0-99.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 287 281 98.2 95.7-99.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 354 351 99.3 97.9-99.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 701 690 98.3 96.5-99.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 649 636 98.0 96.1-99.0 11 1.6 0.8- 3.5 *** *** ***
College Graduate 852 827 96.6 94.6-97.8 22 3.0 1.9- 4.9 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 236 229 97.8 95.0-99.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 407 396 97.9 96.0-98.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 239 234 98.3 95.3-99.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 312 308 99.4 98.1-99.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 314 308 97.6 93.4-99.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 642 631 97.8 95.8-98.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 669 659 98.3 96.2-99.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,877 1,836 97.9 97.0-98.6 31 1.5 1.0- 2.4 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 746 737 98.7 96.7-99.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,817 1,774 97.7 96.8-98.4 32 1.6 1.1- 2.5 11 0.6 0.3- 1.2
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,369 1,353 98.9 98.0-99.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,196 1,160 96.9 95.5-97.9 31 2.6 1.7- 4.0 *** *** ***

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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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