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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 5,201 69 1.9 1.4- 2.6 5,132 98.1 97.4-98.6
-Eastern NC 1,884 31 2.4 1.6- 3.6 1,853 97.6 96.4-98.4
GENDER
Male 861 20 3.3 2.0- 5.5 841 96.7 94.5-98.0
Female 1,023 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,100 17 2.2 1.2- 3.8 1,083 97.8 96.2-98.8
Non-Hispanic Black 541 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 317 19 6.1 3.7-10.0 298 93.9 90.0-96.3
35-44 235 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 307 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 427 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 393 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 189 *** *** *** 189 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 220 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 576 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 593 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 488 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 189 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 310 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 192 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 271 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 222 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 352 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 597 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,281 23 2.4 1.5- 3.9 1,258 97.6 96.1-98.5
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 639 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,239 25 2.8 1.8- 4.5 1,214 97.2 95.5-98.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 307 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,578 28 2.6 1.7- 4.0 1,550 97.4 96.0-98.3
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 121 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 328 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 1,437 20 1.8 1.0- 3.0 1,417 98.2 97.0-99.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 894 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 540 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 235 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 131 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 181 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 298 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 138 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 850 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 684 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 850 15 2.4 1.3- 4.3 835 97.6 95.7-98.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 352 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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