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New Jersey Behavioral Risk Factor Survey
CDC Summary Prevalence Tables, 2003

Veteran’s Status

Which of the following best describes your service in the United States military?

Denominator excludes respondents not having served in the armed forces, respondents with do not know/refused/missing responses.
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

 

Total # of Respondents

Active Duty

C.I.

National Guard or Reserve

C.I.

Retired

C.I.

Medically Discharged

C.I.

Discharged

C.I.

All Adults

1261

2.1

1.05-3.09

3.1

2.05-4.21

11.1

9.12-13.0

4.1

2.78-5.44

79.6

77.0-82.2

 

Military Status by Age

Age Group

Total # of Respondents

Active Duty

C.I.

National Guard or Reserve

C.I.

Retired

C.I.

Medically Discharged

C.I.

Discharged

C.I.

18-24

14

28.7

3.49-53.8

12.2

-4.0-28.4

 

-

14.9

-4.5-34.4

44.2

16.7-71.7

25-34

59

8.6

1.24-16.1

22.9

11.8-34.0

3.1

-1.2-7.46

10.0

1.09-18.9

55.3

41.4-69.1

35-44

105

1.9

-.31-4.09

6.6

1.86-11.4

11.9

4.73-19.1

9.1

2.90-15.2

70.5

60.7-80.3

45-54

139

3.5

-.08-7.18

3.6

0.60-6.56

13.2

6.05-20.4

5.4

0.77-10.1

74.2

65.5-83.0

55-64

296

 

-

0.4

-.39-1.21

7.7

4.20-11.1

3.2

0.96-5.42

88.7

84.6-92.8

65+

641

0.5

-.23-1.33

0.4

-.00-0.82

13.8

10.9-16.7

1.8

0.80-2.84

83.4

80.2-86.6

 

Military Status by Sex

Gender Group

Total # of Respondents

Active Duty

C.I.

National Guard or Reserve

C.I.

Retired

C.I.

Medically Discharged

C.I.

Discharged

C.I.

Male

1176

2.1

0.99-3.15

2.9

1.80-3.96

11.2

9.19-13.3

3.5

2.24-4.74

80.3

77.7-83.0

Female

85

2.0

-.78-4.86

6.9

1.00-12.8

8.7

2.22-15.2

13.7

4.21-23.3

68.6

57.0-80.2

 

Military Status by Income

Income Group

Total # of Respondents

Active Duty

C.I.

National Guard or Reserve

C.I.

Retired

C.I.

Medically Discharged

C.I.

Discharged

C.I.

Less than $15,000

55

3.7

-1.4-8.79

 

-

6.8

-.94-14.5

5.1

0.11-10.1

84.4

74.2-94.5

$15,000- 24,999

186

2.2

-.80-5.24

3.2

0.29-6.17

10.6

4.99-16.3

3.5

0.68-6.24

80.5

73.4-87.5

$25,000-34,999

139

5.8

0.69-10.8

5.3

1.35-9.19

14.8

7.73-21.8

6.0

0.93-11.1

68.2

58.9-77.5

$35,000-49,999

200

1.2

-.45-2.77

3.3

0.62-5.92

10.6

5.89-15.3

3.6

1.11-6.13

81.4

75.5-87.2

$50,000-74,999

211

0.5

-.50-1.54

4.7

1.34-8.00

10.8

6.09-15.4

4.8

1.16-8.52

79.2

72.9-85.5

$75,000+

322

2.4

0.17-4.63

2.5

0.58-4.38

10.5

6.99-13.9

4.3

1.35-7.35

80.3

75.3-85.3

 

Military Status by Education

Education Group

Total # of Respondents

Active Duty

C.I.

National Guard or Reserve

C.I.

Retired

C.I.

Medically Discharged

C.I.

Discharged

C.I.

Less than H.S.

90

 

-

0.7

-.66-2.04

7.7

1.42-14.0

2.5

-.86-5.84

89.1

82.0-96.2

H.S. or G.E.D.

368

1.7

0.15-3.17

1.9

0.37-3.43

9.9

6.21-13.6

2.8

1.03-4.47

83.8

79.4-88.2

Some Post-H.S.

319

3.3

0.74-5.76

4.7

2.19-7.21

7.5

4.25-10.8

6.3

3.02-9.68

78.2

72.9-83.5

College Graduate

483

1.9

0.23-3.61

3.4

1.52-5.36

15.5

12.0-19.1

3.9

1.72-6.00

75.3

70.9-79.7

 

Military Status by Race/Ethnicity

Racial/ Ethnic Group

Total # of Respondents

Active Duty

C.I.

National Guard or Reserve

C.I.

Retired

C.I.

Medically Discharged

C.I.

Discharged

C.I.

White/ Non-Hispanic

1090

1.9

0.80-2.92

3.0

1.80-4.16

10.9

8.84-12.9

4.2

2.74-5.64

80.1

77.4-82.8

Black or African American/Non-Hispanic

86

1.2

-.47-2.95

1.7

-.64-4.02

14.1

5.09-23.2

1.2

-.47-2.95

81.7

72.2-91.2

Other Race/ Non-Hispanic

24

6.1

-5.4-17.6

3.8

-3.6-11.3

6.8

-2.6-16.1

 

-

83.3

67.6-99.1

Multiracial/Non-Hispanic

7

 

-

 

-

33.3

-4.9-71.4

 

-

66.7

28.6-0105

Hispanic

32

1.6

-1.6-4.85

10.3

0.31-20.2

8.7

-2.8-20.2

7.5

-2.8-17.8

71.9

55.0-88.8

C.I = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level)

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