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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Don't know/Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,409 938 30.6 28.7-32.6 1,510 42.1 40.0-44.2 961 27.3 25.5-29.2
-Eastern NC 1,194 323 31.4 28.1-35.0 523 40.6 37.1-44.2 348 27.9 24.9-31.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 705 162 27.7 23.4-32.4 338 44.7 40.0-49.5 205 27.6 23.7-31.8
Non-Hispanic Black 354 105 33.2 27.4-39.6 149 40.3 34.1-46.8 100 26.5 21.4-32.5
Other 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 206 116 52.2 43.8-60.5 50 29.3 21.8-38.0 40 18.5 13.2-25.5
35-44 143 62 45.4 35.9-55.2 36 23.3 16.0-32.7 45 31.3 22.9-41.2
45-54 184 57 32.3 24.9-40.6 69 36.2 28.2-45.0 58 31.5 24.2-39.9
55-64 258 46 16.9 12.1-23.2 114 44.8 37.4-52.5 98 38.3 31.2-45.8
65-74 242 31 12.6 8.4-18.5 147 58.9 51.3-66.0 64 28.5 22.2-35.8
75+ 151 *** *** *** 101 69.6 60.6-77.4 41 24.6 17.7-33.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 107 *** *** *** *** *** *** 31 28.7 19.6-39.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 354 75 24.5 19.3-30.5 165 45.0 38.4-51.7 114 30.5 25.0-36.7
Some Post-H.S. 383 108 35.0 29.2-41.2 173 41.6 35.6-47.9 102 23.4 18.8-28.8
College Graduate 345 118 38.1 31.9-44.8 128 31.0 25.4-37.1 99 30.9 25.1-37.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 139 34 25.2 17.5-34.7 *** *** *** 43 29.9 21.3-40.3
$15,000- 24,999 203 57 34.6 26.9-43.2 94 39.5 31.6-48.0 52 25.9 19.2-33.9
$25,000- 34,999 109 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 173 *** *** *** 77 39.3 29.8-49.6 46 23.2 16.4-31.7
$50,000- 74,999 139 33 22.8 15.8-31.7 56 37.3 28.4-47.2 50 39.9 30.6-50.0
$75,000+ 190 71 41.2 32.8-50.0 68 34.0 26.3-42.7 51 24.8 18.2-32.9
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 354 65 19.3 14.8-24.9 179 50.9 44.3-57.4 110 29.8 24.3-36.0
No 754 216 33.8 29.5-38.5 322 38.5 34.2-43.0 216 27.7 23.9-31.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 412 78 21.4 17.0-26.6 202 48.1 42.1-54.2 132 30.4 25.3-36.0
No 777 243 36.1 31.8-40.7 319 37.0 32.8-41.5 215 26.9 23.2-30.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 50 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,144 304 30.9 27.5-34.5 509 41.4 37.8-45.1 331 27.7 24.6-31.0
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 78 *** *** *** *** *** *** 22 24.0 15.5-35.3
Regional City or Suburban County 208 67 37.1 29.8-45.1 80 32.6 26.1-39.8 61 30.3 23.6-37.9
Rural 908 236 30.2 26.4-34.4 407 41.9 37.7-46.2 265 27.9 24.3-31.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 498 170 37.0 32.0-42.4 175 32.2 27.4-37.5 153 30.7 26.0-35.9
Unemployed 41 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 364 50 12.9 9.3-17.6 214 60.0 53.9-65.9 100 27.1 22.0-32.8
Unable to Work 159 38 27.4 19.6-36.8 67 40.3 30.7-50.6 54 32.4 23.9-42.1
Other not in Labor Force 126 *** *** *** *** *** *** 32 19.2 12.9-27.7
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 53 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 117 *** *** *** *** *** *** 37 30.2 21.4-40.7
101% to 150% 191 47 28.6 21.1-37.4 90 45.2 36.4-54.3 54 26.2 19.1-34.9
151% to 200% 82 *** *** *** *** *** *** 20 18.4 10.6-29.9
More than 200% 509 143 31.4 26.5-36.8 212 37.3 32.3-42.5 154 31.3 26.5-36.5
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 425 96 24.8 19.7-30.8 199 45.2 38.6-52.0 130 30.0 24.4-36.2
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 554 180 38.6 33.6-43.9 219 34.6 30.0-39.5 155 26.8 22.6-31.4
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 215 47 25.6 19.1-33.3 105 46.8 39.1-54.6 63 27.6 21.4-34.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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