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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,721 2,302 34.9 33.4-36.3 3,419 65.1 63.7-66.6
-Eastern NC 2,048 828 35.8 33.3-38.4 1,220 64.2 61.6-66.7
GENDER
Male 924 360 35.3 31.6-39.2 564 64.7 60.8-68.4
Female 1,124 468 36.3 32.9-39.8 656 63.7 60.2-67.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,230 532 39.1 35.8-42.5 698 60.9 57.5-64.2
Non-Hispanic Black 563 213 33.9 29.1-39.0 350 66.1 61.0-70.9
Other 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 368 91 24.9 20.1-30.5 277 75.1 69.5-79.9
35-44 245 47 17.7 12.7-24.3 198 82.3 75.7-87.3
45-54 328 74 20.6 16.0-26.1 254 79.4 73.9-84.0
55-64 458 164 37.5 32.2-43.2 294 62.5 56.8-67.8
65-74 417 275 67.9 62.4-73.0 142 32.1 27.0-37.6
75+ 219 171 76.6 69.0-82.8 48 23.4 17.2-31.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 222 87 34.6 27.6-42.3 135 65.4 57.7-72.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 628 271 39.2 34.6-44.0 357 60.8 56.0-65.4
Some Post-H.S. 624 267 36.8 32.5-41.4 357 63.2 58.6-67.5
College Graduate 568 200 29.7 25.4-34.3 368 70.3 65.7-74.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 202 91 39.3 31.2-48.1 111 60.7 51.9-68.8
$15,000- 24,999 330 143 37.4 31.3-44.1 187 62.6 55.9-68.7
$25,000- 34,999 204 84 39.3 31.0-48.1 120 60.7 51.9-69.0
$35,000- 49,999 296 118 33.0 26.9-39.8 178 67.0 60.2-73.1
$50,000- 74,999 250 96 32.7 26.2-39.9 154 67.3 60.1-73.8
$75,000+ 399 129 29.7 24.5-35.4 270 70.3 64.6-75.5
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 607 330 50.5 45.5-55.6 277 49.5 44.4-54.5
No 1,277 430 28.8 25.9-31.9 847 71.2 68.1-74.1
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 689 371 51.1 46.3-55.8 318 48.9 44.2-53.7
No 1,353 455 28.5 25.7-31.5 898 71.5 68.5-74.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 373 201 54.4 48.3-60.4 172 45.6 39.6-51.7
Non-Veteran 1,676 628 31.9 29.3-34.7 1,048 68.1 65.3-70.7
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 136 53 33.0 25.2-42.0 83 67.0 58.0-74.8
Regional City or Suburban County 356 118 31.2 25.9-37.0 238 68.8 63.0-74.1
Rural 1,558 658 37.2 34.2-40.2 900 62.8 59.8-65.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 980 225 21.2 18.2-24.5 755 78.8 75.5-81.8
Unemployed 80 26 26.2 17.0-37.9 *** *** ***
Retired 600 402 67.0 62.2-71.5 198 33.0 28.5-37.8
Unable to Work 244 133 52.5 44.5-60.4 111 47.5 39.6-55.5
Other not in Labor Force 136 39 25.0 17.3-34.7 97 75.0 65.3-82.7
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 193 73 34.4 26.8-42.8 120 65.6 57.2-73.2
101% to 150% 322 139 36.8 30.4-43.8 183 63.2 56.2-69.6
151% to 200% 154 69 37.4 28.6-47.0 85 62.6 53.0-71.4
More than 200% 936 357 34.1 30.5-37.8 579 65.9 62.2-69.5
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 709 294 37.3 32.7-42.2 415 62.7 57.8-67.3
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 951 366 34.5 31.0-38.2 585 65.5 61.8-69.0
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 390 169 36.5 31.2-42.1 221 63.5 57.9-68.8

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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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