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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 5,206 4,443 85.4 84.1-86.5 763 14.6 13.5-15.9
-MALES 2,326 1,995 86.8 85.0-88.3 331 13.2 11.7-15.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,567 1,390 89.7 87.8-91.4 177 10.3 8.6-12.2
Non-Hispanic Black 427 341 81.7 77.0-85.5 86 18.3 14.5-23.0
Other 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 452 384 86.8 83.0-89.9 68 13.2 10.1-17.0
35-44 300 248 85.4 80.5-89.2 52 14.6 10.8-19.5
45-54 402 365 91.6 87.9-94.3 37 8.4 5.7-12.1
55-64 482 415 86.0 81.4-89.6 67 14.0 10.4-18.6
65-74 454 388 85.0 80.6-88.5 66 15.0 11.5-19.4
75+ 209 175 84.2 77.4-89.3 34 15.8 10.7-22.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 299 248 83.4 77.4-88.0 51 16.6 12.0-22.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 647 560 88.5 85.5-90.9 87 11.5 9.1-14.5
Some Post-H.S. 668 582 87.7 84.5-90.3 86 12.3 9.7-15.5
College Graduate 706 600 85.7 82.5-88.4 106 14.3 11.6-17.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 177 153 86.9 78.4-92.4 24 13.1 7.6-21.6
$15,000- 24,999 359 283 80.4 75.0-84.9 76 19.6 15.1-25.0
$25,000- 34,999 228 194 85.1 78.4-90.0 34 14.9 10.0-21.6
$35,000- 49,999 286 247 88.7 84.2-92.0 39 11.3 8.0-15.8
$50,000- 74,999 336 291 87.3 82.3-91.0 45 12.7 9.0-17.7
$75,000+ 582 528 91.3 88.4-93.5 54 8.7 6.5-11.6
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 625 549 89.1 85.8-91.7 76 10.9 8.3-14.2
No 1,692 1,441 86.3 84.3-88.1 251 13.7 11.9-15.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 654 572 89.3 86.3-91.7 82 10.7 8.3-13.7
No 1,664 1,416 86.0 84.0-87.9 248 14.0 12.1-16.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 638 563 89.0 85.8-91.6 75 11.0 8.4-14.2
Non-Veteran 1,687 1,431 86.1 84.1-88.0 256 13.9 12.0-15.9
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 606 506 85.7 82.4-88.5 100 14.3 11.5-17.6
Regional City or Suburban County 519 439 86.4 82.8-89.3 80 13.6 10.7-17.2
Rural 1,201 1,050 87.7 85.1-90.0 151 12.3 10.0-14.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,318 1,139 87.6 85.4-89.5 179 12.4 10.5-14.6
Unemployed 98 83 84.3 72.8-91.5 15 15.7 8.5-27.2
Retired 621 525 84.5 80.9-87.6 96 15.5 12.4-19.1
Unable to Work 198 170 87.8 80.5-92.6 28 12.2 7.4-19.5
Other not in Labor Force 83 73 88.1 77.9-93.9 *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 206 163 80.5 73.1-86.3 43 19.5 13.7-26.9
101% to 150% 335 282 85.7 80.3-89.7 53 14.3 10.3-19.7
151% to 200% 155 127 84.9 77.1-90.3 28 15.1 9.7-22.9
More than 200% 1,205 1,069 89.5 87.4-91.4 136 10.5 8.6-12.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 487 431 88.8 84.5-92.0 56 11.2 8.0-15.5
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 853 729 86.1 83.0-88.8 124 13.9 11.2-17.0
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 986 835 86.6 84.1-88.8 151 13.4 11.2-15.9

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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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