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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
-Whites 4,374 2,086 33.0 31.5-34.6 2,288 67.0 65.4-68.5
GENDER
Male 1,864 790 30.1 27.8-32.4 1,074 69.9 67.6-72.2
Female 2,510 1,296 35.8 33.7-37.9 1,214 64.2 62.1-66.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 4,293 2,072 33.4 31.8-35.0 2,221 66.6 65.0-68.2
AGE
18-34 445 18 3.9 2.4- 6.5 427 96.1 93.5-97.6
35-44 443 23 5.3 3.4- 8.3 420 94.7 91.7-96.6
45-54 621 61 10.3 7.7-13.7 560 89.7 86.3-92.3
55-64 964 173 17.0 14.5-19.9 791 83.0 80.1-85.5
65-74 1,064 1,018 95.5 93.8-96.7 46 4.5 3.3- 6.2
75+ 786 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 400 292 59.2 52.6-65.4 108 40.8 34.6-47.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,124 624 38.1 35.0-41.3 500 61.9 58.7-65.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,186 537 28.3 25.7-31.0 649 71.7 69.0-74.3
College Graduate 1,652 627 23.5 21.6-25.6 1,025 76.5 74.4-78.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 343 215 51.0 44.4-57.6 128 49.0 42.4-55.6
$15,000- 24,999 554 381 54.1 48.5-59.5 173 45.9 40.5-51.5
$25,000- 34,999 396 242 45.6 39.9-51.4 154 54.4 48.6-60.1
$35,000- 49,999 539 235 28.6 24.5-33.1 304 71.4 66.9-75.5
$50,000- 74,999 542 183 20.4 17.3-23.9 359 79.6 76.1-82.7
$75,000+ 1,100 285 15.6 13.7-17.8 815 84.4 82.2-86.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,285 887 57.3 53.8-60.8 398 42.7 39.2-46.2
No 2,972 1,148 24.3 22.8-25.9 1,824 75.7 74.1-77.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 684 412 45.5 41.2-49.9 272 54.5 50.1-58.8
Non-Veteran 3,687 1,673 30.9 29.3-32.6 2,014 69.1 67.4-70.7
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,483 1,249 35.9 33.8-38.1 1,234 64.1 61.9-66.2
No 1,891 837 29.4 27.3-31.6 1,054 70.6 68.4-72.7

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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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