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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Status-Non-Hispanic White

General Health Indicator for Healthy North Carolina 2020

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent/Vg/Good Fair/Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,677 5,289 80.8 79.6-81.9 1,388 19.2 18.1-20.4
-Non-Hispanic White 4,485 3,651 82.5 81.1-83.8 834 17.5 16.2-18.9
GENDER
Male 1,937 1,613 84.3 82.2-86.2 324 15.7 13.8-17.8
Female 2,548 2,038 80.8 78.9-82.6 510 19.2 17.4-21.1
AGE
18-34 695 654 93.5 90.8-95.4 41 6.5 4.6- 9.2
35-44 511 447 87.9 84.2-90.9 64 12.1 9.1-15.8
45-54 756 613 80.1 76.4-83.3 143 19.9 16.7-23.6
55-64 941 733 76.7 73.3-79.8 208 23.3 20.2-26.7
65-74 913 716 76.1 72.3-79.6 197 23.9 20.4-27.7
75+ 625 449 69.6 64.9-73.9 176 30.4 26.1-35.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 317 160 56.7 49.9-63.2 157 43.3 36.8-50.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,135 847 78.5 75.6-81.2 288 21.5 18.8-24.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,308 1,056 84.0 81.7-86.1 252 16.0 13.9-18.3
College Graduate 1,708 1,575 94.4 93.2-95.4 133 5.6 4.6- 6.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 326 175 52.6 46.0-59.1 151 47.4 40.9-54.0
$15,000- 24,999 578 374 65.2 60.2-69.9 204 34.8 30.1-39.8
$25,000- 34,999 363 273 75.8 69.8-80.9 90 24.2 19.1-30.2
$35,000- 49,999 528 454 87.6 83.9-90.6 74 12.4 9.4-16.1
$50,000- 74,999 623 565 92.7 90.0-94.6 58 7.3 5.4-10.0
$75,000+ 1,174 1,103 94.9 93.3-96.1 71 5.1 3.9- 6.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,243 632 49.9 46.4-53.3 611 50.1 46.7-53.6
No 3,162 2,951 93.7 92.6-94.7 211 6.3 5.3- 7.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 671 538 82.8 79.1-85.9 133 17.2 14.1-20.9
Non-Veteran 3,808 3,109 82.5 81.0-83.9 699 17.5 16.1-19.0
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 1,122 988 87.5 85.0-89.7 134 12.5 10.3-15.0
Regional City or Suburban 1,059 866 82.1 79.2-84.6 193 17.9 15.4-20.8
Rural 2,304 1,797 79.6 77.5-81.6 507 20.4 18.4-22.5

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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.

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