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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 50 Ages 50 to 60 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,763 142 10.0 8.2-12.2 581 35.9 33.0-38.8 505 26.7 24.2-29.4 535 27.4 24.9-30.0
-Piedmont NC 939 66 9.2 6.8-12.4 314 35.8 31.9-39.9 277 27.9 24.4-31.7 282 27.1 23.8-30.6
GENDER
Male 372 23 9.2 5.4-15.1 122 36.7 30.5-43.3 115 29.8 24.1-36.2 112 24.3 19.8-29.6
Female 567 43 9.3 6.7-12.9 192 35.0 30.3-40.0 162 26.0 22.1-30.3 170 29.7 25.2-34.6
RACE
White 689 44 9.1 6.1-13.3 208 31.8 27.7-36.3 215 31.1 26.8-35.7 222 28.0 24.2-32.2
African American 223 20 9.9 6.1-15.7 95 46.1 37.6-54.9 53 18.0 13.1-24.4 55 25.9 19.3-33.8
Other Minorities 22 2 8.5 1.7-33.5 9 36.0 16.4-61.8 8 44.7 22.3-69.5 3 10.7 3.1-31.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 19 3 13.9 3.5-41.5 11 55.3 29.5-78.6 4 28.4 10.2-58.2 1 2.3 0.3-15.4
Non-Hispanic 918 63 9.1 6.7-12.4 302 35.3 31.3-39.4 273 28.0 24.4-31.8 280 27.6 24.3-31.3
AGE
18-24 3 3 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 26 15 68.6 44.8-85.5 11 31.4 14.5-55.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 62 16 23.8 13.4-38.6 46 76.2 61.4-86.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 164 15 8.5 4.9-14.5 123 68.5 57.5-77.9 26 22.9 14.3-34.8 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 278 11 3.7 1.8- 7.2 84 31.6 25.2-38.9 158 56.0 48.7-63.0 25 8.7 5.4-13.8
65-74 252 5 3.4 1.3- 8.5 38 15.0 10.1-21.6 69 25.4 19.8-32.0 140 56.2 48.7-63.4
75+ 152 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 11 7.8 4.1-14.3 23 13.2 8.4-20.2 117 78.5 70.3-84.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 222 18 12.9 6.8-23.3 56 30.7 22.6-40.1 61 23.2 16.8-31.1 87 33.2 26.0-41.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 298 20 7.7 4.7-12.4 100 35.8 29.1-43.0 93 31.8 25.4-38.9 85 24.7 19.4-30.9
Some Post-H.S. 211 14 9.3 5.3-15.8 81 42.9 34.8-51.3 64 27.5 21.0-35.0 52 20.3 14.9-27.2
College Graduate 205 14 7.3 3.9-13.2 75 34.9 27.4-43.2 58 27.9 20.7-36.4 58 29.9 22.7-38.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 172 15 11.0 6.2-18.9 54 32.4 24.5-41.5 46 23.9 17.0-32.6 57 32.6 24.7-41.7
$15,000- 24,999 200 18 16.5 9.0-28.3 56 30.7 22.9-39.8 58 23.6 17.5-31.2 68 29.2 22.2-37.4
$25,000- 34,999 117 8 7.0 3.1-15.2 47 46.4 34.4-58.9 30 23.2 15.5-33.3 32 23.3 15.5-33.5
$35,000- 49,999 105 8 12.2 6.1-23.0 44 40.0 29.7-51.3 35 27.9 19.5-38.2 18 19.9 11.9-31.4
$50,000-74,999 94 6 7.1 2.8-16.5 39 41.3 29.9-53.8 37 43.2 31.0-56.3 12 8.4 4.4-15.6
$75,000+ 84 6 6.0 2.5-13.7 35 39.7 28.0-52.6 26 36.2 24.1-50.2 17 18.2 10.5-29.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 539 37 10.1 6.6-15.3 169 34.4 29.4-39.8 166 26.7 22.6-31.3 167 28.7 24.4-33.5
No 386 26 7.8 5.1-11.8 142 36.9 31.1-43.1 107 29.8 24.0-36.3 111 25.5 20.6-31.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 178 4 3.5 1.2- 9.4 48 28.7 21.4-37.4 53 31.1 23.2-40.3 73 36.6 28.8-45.2
Non-Veteran 761 62 10.8 7.9-14.7 266 37.8 33.4-42.5 224 27.0 23.2-31.1 209 24.4 20.9-28.3

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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: 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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