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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: 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
-MALES 2,327 2,233 96.2 95.1-97.1 94 3.8 2.9- 4.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,567 1,503 96.5 95.1-97.5 64 3.5 2.5- 4.9
Non-Hispanic Black 428 414 96.0 92.7-97.8 14 4.0 2.2- 7.3
Other 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 452 437 96.5 93.6-98.1 15 3.5 1.9- 6.4
35-44 301 287 96.2 93.1-97.9 14 3.8 2.1- 6.9
45-54 402 390 97.2 94.7-98.5 12 2.8 1.5- 5.3
55-64 481 458 95.2 91.4-97.4 23 4.8 2.6- 8.6
65-74 455 437 96.9 94.7-98.1 18 3.1 1.9- 5.3
75+ 209 200 96.0 91.7-98.1 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 300 276 91.5 86.2-94.8 24 8.5 5.2-13.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 647 628 98.1 96.6-98.9 19 1.9 1.1- 3.4
Some Post-H.S. 669 637 95.8 93.7-97.3 32 4.2 2.7- 6.3
College Graduate 705 686 97.9 96.5-98.7 19 2.1 1.3- 3.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 177 160 90.7 83.2-95.1 17 9.3 4.9-16.8
$15,000- 24,999 358 334 93.2 88.6-96.0 24 6.8 4.0-11.4
$25,000- 34,999 228 217 95.5 91.4-97.7 11 4.5 2.3- 8.6
$35,000- 49,999 286 281 98.0 95.0-99.2 *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 336 325 98.4 96.9-99.2 11 1.6 0.8- 3.1
$75,000+ 582 573 98.7 97.1-99.4 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 624 593 94.9 91.7-96.9 31 5.1 3.1- 8.3
No 1,694 1,631 96.6 95.4-97.5 63 3.4 2.5- 4.6
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 653 623 95.4 92.9-97.0 30 4.6 3.0- 7.1
No 1,666 1,603 96.7 95.4-97.6 63 3.3 2.4- 4.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 637 612 97.2 95.5-98.3 25 2.8 1.7- 4.5
Non-Veteran 1,689 1,620 95.9 94.5-97.0 69 4.1 3.0- 5.5
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 606 595 98.1 96.4-99.0 11 1.9 1.0- 3.6
Regional City or Suburban County 518 500 96.9 94.3-98.3 18 3.1 1.7- 5.7
Rural 1,203 1,138 94.4 92.3-96.0 65 5.6 4.0- 7.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,319 1,271 97.1 95.9-98.0 48 2.9 2.0- 4.1
Unemployed 98 92 93.0 81.2-97.6 *** *** ***
Retired 622 597 96.5 94.5-97.8 25 3.5 2.2- 5.5
Unable to Work 197 189 93.5 85.5-97.2 *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 83 77 92.4 81.4-97.1 *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 205 191 94.2 89.2-97.0 14 5.8 3.0-10.8
101% to 150% 335 314 93.2 88.5-96.0 21 6.8 4.0-11.5
151% to 200% 155 142 93.4 86.9-96.8 13 6.6 3.2-13.1
More than 200% 1,205 1,179 98.3 97.3-98.9 26 1.7 1.1- 2.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 489 475 96.8 94.0-98.3 14 3.2 1.7- 6.0
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 853 802 94.3 91.8-96.1 51 5.7 3.9- 8.2
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 985 956 97.3 95.8-98.3 29 2.7 1.7- 4.2

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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.

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