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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont Western North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,559 425 26.0 23.3-28.9 1,134 74.0 71.1-76.7
-Piedmont NC 787 206 24.7 21.2-28.6 581 75.3 71.4-78.8
GENDER
Male 303 83 26.1 20.7-32.2 220 73.9 67.8-79.3
Female 484 123 23.5 19.2-28.4 361 76.5 71.6-80.8
RACE
White 577 140 21.7 18.0-26.0 437 78.3 74.0-82.0
African American 185 59 32.8 25.0-41.7 126 67.2 58.3-75.0
Other Minorities 3 1 32.7 3.6-86.4 2 67.3 13.6-96.4
AGE
18-24 4 2 46.8 8.6-89.2 2 53.2 10.8-91.4
25-34 27 12 41.7 22.5-63.8 15 58.3 36.2-77.5
35-44 56 15 23.0 12.8-37.7 41 77.0 62.3-87.2
45-54 138 40 26.2 18.3-36.0 98 73.8 64.0-81.7
55-64 208 53 23.3 17.2-30.9 155 76.7 69.1-82.8
65-74 201 41 18.6 12.8-26.2 160 81.4 73.8-87.2
75+ 147 42 32.5 23.8-42.7 105 67.5 57.3-76.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 217 57 24.3 17.8-32.3 160 75.7 67.7-82.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 239 62 24.4 18.5-31.4 177 75.6 68.6-81.5
Some Post-H.S. 175 45 22.1 15.9-30.0 130 77.9 70.0-84.1
College Graduate 155 42 28.7 20.6-38.3 113 71.3 61.7-79.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 156 52 33.0 24.4-42.9 104 67.0 57.1-75.6
$15,000- 24,999 154 43 26.2 18.5-35.7 111 73.8 64.3-81.5
$25,000- 34,999 81 17 20.3 11.7-32.9 64 79.7 67.1-88.3
$35,000- 49,999 85 18 20.3 12.3-31.7 67 79.7 68.3-87.7
$50,000-74,999 62 17 25.2 15.3-38.7 45 74.8 61.3-84.7
$75,000+ 54 11 17.2 8.4-32.2 43 82.8 67.8-91.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 468 152 32.1 27.1-37.6 316 67.9 62.4-72.9
No 303 48 14.0 10.1-19.2 255 86.0 80.8-89.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 140 39 25.8 18.3-35.0 101 74.2 65.0-81.7
Non-Veteran 645 166 24.4 20.5-28.7 479 75.6 71.3-79.5
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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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