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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Air Conditioning-Non-Hispanic White

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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
-Non-Hispanic White 3,491 3,334 96.1 95.1-96.8 157 3.9 3.2- 4.9
GENDER
Male 1,567 1,503 96.5 95.1-97.5 64 3.5 2.5- 4.9
Female 1,924 1,831 95.6 94.2-96.8 93 4.4 3.2- 5.8
AGE
18-34 495 475 95.4 91.8-97.4 20 4.6 2.6- 8.2
35-44 378 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 557 535 96.5 94.4-97.9 22 3.5 2.1- 5.6
55-64 755 719 96.0 93.4-97.6 36 4.0 2.4- 6.6
65-74 804 768 96.6 95.0-97.7 36 3.4 2.3- 5.0
75+ 475 447 94.5 91.6-96.4 28 5.5 3.6- 8.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 267 245 91.3 84.8-95.1 22 8.7 4.9-15.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 881 839 96.4 94.8-97.6 42 3.6 2.4- 5.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,095 1,041 96.1 94.5-97.2 54 3.9 2.8- 5.5
College Graduate 1,240 1,201 97.7 96.8-98.4 39 2.3 1.6- 3.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 247 221 91.3 85.4-95.0 26 8.7 5.0-14.6
$15,000- 24,999 447 409 91.1 85.4-94.7 38 8.9 5.3-14.6
$25,000- 34,999 303 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 443 428 97.1 94.8-98.4 15 2.9 1.6- 5.2
$50,000- 74,999 510 492 97.9 96.2-98.8 18 2.1 1.2- 3.8
$75,000+ 943 924 98.0 96.6-98.8 19 2.0 1.2- 3.4
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 1,022 960 95.6 93.8-96.9 62 4.4 3.1- 6.2
No 2,457 2,362 96.2 95.0-97.1 95 3.8 2.9- 5.0
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 1,056 996 96.1 94.6-97.1 60 3.9 2.9- 5.4
No 2,424 2,328 96.2 95.0-97.1 96 3.8 2.9- 5.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 512 490 96.9 94.9-98.1 22 3.1 1.9- 5.1
Non-Veteran 2,978 2,843 95.9 94.8-96.8 135 4.1 3.2- 5.2
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 752 738 98.1 96.7-99.0 14 1.9 1.0- 3.3
Regional City or Suburban County 834 800 96.0 93.4-97.5 34 4.0 2.5- 6.6
Rural 1,906 1,797 94.9 93.4-96.1 109 5.1 3.9- 6.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,699 1,637 97.1 96.0-97.9 62 2.9 2.1- 4.0
Unemployed 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 1,168 1,109 95.9 94.4-97.0 59 4.1 3.0- 5.6
Unable to Work 276 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 242 227 94.2 89.9-96.7 15 5.8 3.3-10.1
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 197 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 446 414 93.9 90.2-96.3 32 6.1 3.7- 9.8
151% to 200% 234 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 1,936 1,880 97.7 96.9-98.3 56 2.3 1.7- 3.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 676 650 96.7 94.6-98.0 26 3.3 2.0- 5.4
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,400 1,327 95.9 94.3-97.1 73 4.1 2.9- 5.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,416 1,358 96.0 94.4-97.1 58 4.0 2.9- 5.6

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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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