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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 5,209 4,988 96.0 95.2-96.6 221 4.0 3.4- 4.8
-Eastern NC 1,891 1,856 98.0 97.1-98.7 35 2.0 1.3- 2.9
GENDER
Male 862 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 1,029 1,009 97.9 96.5-98.8 20 2.1 1.2- 3.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 543 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 319 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 235 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 308 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 428 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 393 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 193 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 221 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 580 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 595 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 488 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 189 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 310 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 192 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 272 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 223 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 354 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 600 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,285 1,260 98.2 97.1-98.9 25 1.8 1.1- 2.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 642 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,244 1,224 98.4 97.2-99.1 20 1.6 0.9- 2.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 308 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,584 1,552 97.8 96.7-98.6 32 2.2 1.4- 3.3
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 329 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 1,442 1,418 98.2 97.1-99.0 24 1.8 1.0- 2.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 895 877 98.2 96.9-99.0 18 1.8 1.0- 3.1
Unemployed 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 545 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 235 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 132 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 181 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 298 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 138 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 854 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 688 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 852 830 97.8 96.4-98.7 22 2.2 1.3- 3.6
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 353 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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