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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
< 20 years 20 to 50 years 50 to 75 years 75 years and older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,259 196 7.3 6.1- 8.8 365 13.4 11.7-15.2 1,174 35.9 33.7-38.2 1,524 43.4 41.1-45.8
-Piedmont NC 1,778 103 6.4 5.1- 8.1 189 12.5 10.5-14.7 618 34.8 31.9-37.9 868 46.3 43.0-49.5
GENDER
Male 572 27 4.5 2.8- 7.1 67 12.4 9.4-16.1 202 34.8 29.7-40.2 276 48.4 42.6-54.2
Female 1,206 76 8.0 6.1-10.3 122 12.6 10.2-15.5 416 34.9 31.6-38.3 592 44.5 41.2-48.0
RACE
White 1,414 64 5.1 3.8- 6.9 144 12.5 10.3-15.0 472 33.6 30.4-36.9 734 48.8 45.3-52.3
African American 315 32 10.1 6.5-15.5 37 10.8 7.1-16.2 123 38.6 31.2-46.6 123 40.4 31.9-49.6
Other Minorities 38 6 12.6 5.3-26.9 7 22.8 10.1-43.8 18 40.4 24.6-58.5 7 24.2 11.3-44.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 35 7 15.5 6.6-32.2 10 33.8 17.3-55.4 12 29.7 16.1-48.3 6 21.0 9.2-41.1
Non-Hispanic 1,743 96 6.2 4.9- 7.9 179 12.0 10.0-14.2 606 35.0 32.0-38.0 862 46.9 43.6-50.1
AGE
18-24 65 9 10.6 5.0-21.2 9 12.6 5.9-24.6 26 34.6 21.4-50.6 21 42.2 25.7-60.6
25-34 172 24 14.6 9.4-22.0 31 21.1 14.3-29.9 74 40.3 31.4-49.8 43 24.0 16.7-33.3
35-44 311 27 8.1 5.1-12.8 47 16.3 11.9-21.9 129 39.5 33.2-46.2 108 36.0 29.6-42.9
45-54 434 15 2.6 1.5- 4.5 55 13.1 9.5-17.8 157 35.6 30.4-41.3 207 48.6 42.9-54.4
55-64 383 14 4.0 2.2- 7.3 25 6.9 4.3-10.9 99 26.6 21.5-32.3 245 62.5 56.5-68.2
65-74 249 6 2.2 0.9- 5.3 16 8.2 4.6-14.2 89 36.2 29.5-43.6 138 53.4 46.0-60.7
75+ 155 7 4.5 2.1- 9.5 6 4.2 1.7-10.3 41 27.3 19.4-36.8 101 64.0 54.3-72.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 204 18 8.5 4.8-14.7 28 18.3 11.3-28.1 70 28.1 19.8-38.2 88 45.1 32.7-58.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 507 32 5.9 4.0- 8.8 50 10.0 7.3-13.6 181 38.9 33.1-45.0 244 45.2 39.5-51.0
Some Post-H.S. 506 24 5.7 3.4- 9.3 50 11.8 8.5-16.2 180 35.9 30.7-41.4 252 46.6 40.9-52.4
College Graduate 558 28 6.3 4.1- 9.5 61 12.9 9.6-17.1 185 33.2 28.7-38.1 284 47.6 42.6-52.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 159 17 11.9 6.6-20.6 21 18.3 11.1-28.8 56 35.9 27.0-46.0 65 33.8 25.3-43.6
$15,000- 24,999 295 14 5.3 2.5-10.6 38 18.1 12.5-25.4 110 39.6 31.6-48.2 133 37.0 29.9-44.8
$25,000- 34,999 229 12 5.2 2.8- 9.5 26 12.3 7.3-19.8 83 38.2 30.5-46.5 108 44.4 36.4-52.6
$35,000- 49,999 250 15 7.5 3.9-13.9 22 11.3 6.7-18.5 80 26.6 20.0-34.5 133 54.6 44.6-64.2
$50,000-74,999 259 11 7.0 3.7-12.8 28 13.0 8.5-19.4 94 34.0 27.6-41.0 126 46.0 38.8-53.4
$75,000+ 350 18 5.5 3.3- 9.1 37 11.0 7.6-15.7 107 32.4 26.7-38.6 188 51.1 44.8-57.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 541 29 6.0 3.9- 9.2 60 13.6 10.0-18.3 197 38.1 32.7-43.8 255 42.2 36.5-48.2
No 1,230 74 6.6 5.0- 8.7 129 12.1 9.8-14.7 420 33.6 30.1-37.2 607 47.7 43.9-51.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 220 9 2.8 1.4- 5.7 18 9.5 5.5-15.8 71 32.3 25.4-40.1 122 55.3 47.3-63.1
Non-Veteran 1,558 94 7.0 5.5- 8.9 171 13.0 10.8-15.4 547 35.2 32.0-38.5 746 44.8 41.3-48.4

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*Asked only of care givers.

^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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
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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