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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Within past 12 months 1 or more years ago Don't know Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 770 623 78.9 74.8-82.5 57 8.5 6.2-11.5 65 10.1 7.5-13.4 25 2.6 1.5- 4.3
-MALES 325 265 80.6 74.3-85.7 21 7.5 4.4-12.6 28 8.6 5.4-13.5 11 3.3 1.5- 7.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 213 171 81.4 74.0-87.0 14 5.7 3.3- 9.8 23 10.2 6.0-16.7 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 73 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
35-44 19 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 51 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 96 79 83.5 72.8-90.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 112 88 77.6 66.5-85.8 *** *** *** 14 11.3 5.7-21.3 *** *** ***
75+ 41 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 100 81 79.1 68.1-87.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 90 77 89.0 80.4-94.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 74 63 87.4 75.9-93.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 38 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 59 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 32 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 37 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 41 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 71 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 152 123 76.4 65.4-84.7 *** *** *** 12 9.6 4.6-18.9 *** *** ***
No 171 141 84.7 77.3-89.9 12 7.0 3.6-13.2 15 7.2 3.9-12.9 *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 159 128 76.1 65.3-84.4 *** *** *** 14 10.2 5.1-19.2 *** *** ***
No 164 135 84.3 76.8-89.7 11 6.4 3.1-12.6 14 7.3 3.9-13.2 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 116 88 73.9 63.0-82.4 *** *** *** 17 16.4 9.3-27.1 *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 209 177 83.4 75.2-89.3 15 8.5 4.4-15.6 11 5.4 2.5-11.3 *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 66 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 71 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 188 151 78.7 69.6-85.6 11 6.5 3.2-12.8 20 12.9 7.4-21.6 *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 100 85 88.8 80.0-94.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 13 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 147 115 74.6 63.9-83.0 13 13.5 7.0-24.4 14 8.8 4.6-16.2 *** *** ***
Unable to Work 63 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 61 51 87.9 77.1-94.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 28 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 148 127 85.5 76.7-91.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 85 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 126 107 85.9 76.3-92.0 *** *** *** 15 12.2 6.5-21.9 *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 114 90 76.6 65.3-85.1 12 11.6 5.7-22.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes

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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