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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,685 4,441 64.1 62.7-65.5 1,037 14.2 13.2-15.3 1,207 21.7 20.4-23.0
-Eastern 2,199 1,461 62.8 60.2-65.3 342 13.5 11.9-15.3 396 23.7 21.4-26.2
GENDER
Male 932 592 58.6 54.6-62.4 111 10.6 8.5-13.1 229 30.9 27.2-34.8
Female 1,267 869 66.8 63.4-70.1 231 16.4 13.9-19.1 167 16.8 14.2-19.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,354 938 65.6 62.3-68.8 224 15.0 12.8-17.5 192 19.4 16.7-22.4
Non-Hispanic Black 574 399 68.0 62.9-72.7 90 12.4 9.8-15.6 85 19.6 15.4-24.5
Other 238 106 40.3 33.2-47.8 21 8.1 4.9-13.0 111 51.6 44.0-59.1
AGE
18-34 392 201 47.4 41.8-53.0 34 9.6 6.5-14.0 157 43.0 37.5-48.6
35-44 298 185 61.6 54.9-67.9 35 9.9 7.0-13.9 78 28.5 22.7-35.1
45-54 370 252 69.4 63.7-74.5 46 10.6 7.6-14.5 72 20.0 15.7-25.2
55-64 486 345 73.9 69.3-78.1 84 15.6 12.4-19.5 57 10.4 7.7-13.9
65-74 369 272 73.3 67.6-78.4 74 20.9 16.3-26.4 23 5.8 3.7- 9.1
75+ 257 188 73.7 66.8-79.7 60 23.6 17.9-30.4 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 249 142 53.6 45.9-61.2 39 14.0 9.1-20.9 68 32.4 25.6-40.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 710 458 61.8 57.3-66.1 105 12.9 10.3-16.1 147 25.3 21.4-29.6
Some Post-H.S. 655 426 62.8 58.2-67.2 108 13.0 10.5-15.9 121 24.2 20.2-28.7
College Graduate 578 432 73.3 68.6-77.5 87 14.2 11.2-17.9 59 12.5 9.4-16.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 241 139 55.8 47.7-63.6 37 11.3 7.7-16.4 65 32.9 25.5-41.2
$15,000- 24,999 398 247 60.1 53.8-66.1 59 14.3 10.1-19.9 92 25.6 20.6-31.3
$25,000- 34,999 187 119 61.3 52.2-69.7 34 16.0 10.9-22.9 34 22.7 15.5-31.8
$35,000- 49,999 241 174 64.7 56.5-72.1 27 8.5 5.4-13.2 40 26.8 19.8-35.2
$50,000- 74,999 275 199 66.2 58.7-73.0 27 9.0 5.8-13.7 49 24.7 18.6-32.2
$75,000+ 403 292 72.1 66.5-77.1 65 13.0 9.9-16.9 46 14.9 10.8-20.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 662 420 63.5 58.9-67.9 170 22.0 18.6-25.9 72 14.5 11.2-18.5
No 1,485 1,007 62.3 59.1-65.4 163 10.2 8.4-12.3 315 27.5 24.6-30.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 368 235 57.8 51.6-63.8 68 17.4 13.3-22.5 65 24.7 19.4-30.9
Non-Veteran 1,826 1,224 63.8 60.9-66.6 273 12.7 11.0-14.7 329 23.5 21.0-26.2
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 165 103 60.3 51.1-68.9 27 11.6 7.6-17.3 35 28.1 20.2-37.6
Regional City or Suburban 297 183 59.6 52.8-66.2 46 12.3 8.8-16.9 68 28.1 22.1-34.9
Rural 1,737 1,175 63.6 60.7-66.5 269 14.0 12.0-16.1 293 22.4 19.9-25.2

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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