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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Status-MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,256 1,262 19.0 17.8-20.1 2,221 31.7 30.4-33.1 2,238 30.4 29.1-31.7 1,060 13.5 12.6-14.4 475 5.5 4.9- 6.1
-MALES 3,100 566 19.8 18.1-21.6 939 31.8 29.8-33.8 959 30.2 28.2-32.1 457 13.6 12.3-15.1 179 4.6 3.9- 5.5
RACE
White 2,228 424 20.3 18.3-22.5 724 34.3 31.9-36.8 663 28.7 26.4-31.0 288 12.2 10.7-13.9 129 4.5 3.7- 5.5
African American 527 82 18.2 14.5-22.7 133 27.1 22.8-31.8 179 34.1 29.5-39.0 98 16.0 12.9-19.8 35 4.6 3.1- 6.6
Other Minorities 304 53 20.2 14.9-26.9 71 24.2 18.6-30.8 101 31.4 25.4-38.2 66 19.3 14.7-24.9 13 4.8 2.2-10.3
AGE
18-34 599 162 27.5 23.5-31.8 203 35.3 31.0-39.8 172 27.3 23.4-31.5 51 7.9 5.8-10.6 11 2.1 1.1- 4.1
35-44 427 81 18.4 14.7-22.8 156 37.7 32.6-43.0 126 28.5 23.9-33.6 56 13.2 10.0-17.1 *** *** ***
45-54 479 99 20.8 17.0-25.1 145 30.8 26.5-35.6 139 29.4 25.0-34.2 69 14.3 11.1-18.2 27 4.7 3.1- 7.1
55-64 686 100 13.5 11.0-16.5 186 25.6 22.2-29.4 214 33.6 29.7-37.7 124 18.6 15.4-22.4 62 8.7 6.6-11.3
65-74 542 76 13.7 10.8-17.2 161 27.4 23.5-31.6 177 31.9 27.6-36.4 84 19.3 15.3-23.9 44 7.8 5.6-10.7
75+ 325 37 9.9 6.9-14.0 74 23.5 18.5-29.3 114 37.3 31.2-43.8 73 21.4 17.0-26.7 27 8.0 5.3-11.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 435 31 8.3 5.6-12.2 62 15.6 11.8-20.4 157 36.9 31.6-42.5 132 28.6 23.9-33.8 53 10.5 7.7-14.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 848 122 18.8 15.6-22.4 209 27.7 24.2-31.5 292 32.8 29.3-36.6 159 15.6 13.1-18.4 66 5.1 3.9- 6.7
Some Post-H.S. 765 144 21.5 18.1-25.3 257 37.2 33.2-41.3 238 28.9 25.3-32.8 93 9.5 7.5-11.8 33 3.0 2.0- 4.5
College Graduate 1,038 266 27.4 24.3-30.7 407 41.9 38.5-45.5 267 23.6 20.8-26.7 71 5.4 4.1- 7.0 27 1.6 1.1- 2.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 323 35 14.7 10.1-20.9 44 15.7 11.2-21.5 103 30.3 24.8-36.4 86 26.7 21.4-32.8 55 12.6 9.3-16.9
$15,000- 24,999 478 53 13.8 10.3-18.3 91 19.3 15.4-23.8 159 35.5 30.2-41.1 122 22.7 18.7-27.2 53 8.8 6.5-12.0
$25,000- 34,999 285 35 13.2 9.2-18.6 86 30.6 24.7-37.2 93 32.7 26.6-39.5 55 19.5 14.9-25.2 16 4.0 2.3- 6.8
$35,000- 49,999 377 73 20.2 15.8-25.3 127 36.3 30.6-42.3 126 32.2 27.0-38.0 38 8.6 5.8-12.6 13 2.7 1.5- 4.9
$50,000- 74,999 380 73 19.1 14.8-24.2 156 43.7 37.7-50.0 110 28.3 23.3-33.9 31 6.9 4.6-10.3 *** *** ***
$75,000+ 750 209 29.9 25.9-34.1 292 39.9 35.7-44.2 194 23.8 20.4-27.7 46 5.2 3.6- 7.4 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 751 38 5.2 3.7- 7.4 137 19.2 15.8-23.1 213 26.9 23.3-30.8 223 32.0 28.1-36.2 140 16.7 13.8-20.1
No 2,213 499 23.7 21.5-25.9 769 35.7 33.4-38.2 704 31.1 28.8-33.4 215 8.5 7.3- 9.9 26 1.0 0.6- 1.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 886 161 19.9 16.9-23.4 259 31.7 28.0-35.7 293 31.4 27.9-35.2 125 12.7 10.4-15.3 48 4.3 3.1- 6.0
Non-Veteran 2,207 404 19.8 17.8-22.0 676 31.8 29.5-34.2 666 29.9 27.6-32.2 332 14.0 12.4-15.7 129 4.6 3.7- 5.7
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,804 302 17.9 15.8-20.2 521 30.4 27.8-33.0 554 30.3 27.8-33.0 298 15.3 13.5-17.4 129 6.1 4.9- 7.5
No 1,296 264 22.4 19.7-25.4 418 33.8 30.7-37.0 405 29.9 27.1-32.9 159 11.3 9.5-13.4 50 2.6 1.9- 3.5

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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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