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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,842 979 54.7 51.8-57.5 863 45.3 42.5-48.2
-Piedmont NC 987 561 58.4 54.4-62.3 426 41.6 37.7-45.6
GENDER
Male 390 208 55.0 48.6-61.2 182 45.0 38.8-51.4
Female 597 353 61.6 56.8-66.2 244 38.4 33.8-43.2
RACE
White 721 415 60.0 55.5-64.3 306 40.0 35.7-44.5
African American 236 135 57.8 49.2-65.9 101 42.2 34.1-50.8
Other Minorities 25 8 30.6 13.7-55.3 17 69.4 44.7-86.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 20 13 59.5 33.6-81.0 7 40.5 19.0-66.4
Non-Hispanic 965 546 58.2 54.2-62.2 419 41.8 37.8-45.8
AGE
18-24 3 3 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 26 14 62.7 37.9-82.2 12 37.3 17.8-62.1
35-44 63 41 62.5 45.2-77.0 22 37.5 23.0-54.8
45-54 170 98 59.8 50.1-68.9 72 40.2 31.1-49.9
55-64 291 178 60.8 53.8-67.4 113 39.2 32.6-46.2
65-74 261 149 58.3 51.0-65.3 112 41.7 34.7-49.0
75+ 171 77 48.4 39.2-57.7 94 51.6 42.3-60.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 248 112 49.6 41.1-58.2 136 50.4 41.8-58.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 313 185 60.7 53.9-67.1 128 39.3 32.9-46.1
Some Post-H.S. 214 133 63.4 55.4-70.8 81 36.6 29.2-44.6
College Graduate 209 129 60.8 52.2-68.8 80 39.2 31.2-47.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 186 102 54.4 45.5-63.0 84 45.6 37.0-54.5
$15,000- 24,999 208 120 57.2 48.2-65.7 88 42.8 34.3-51.8
$25,000- 34,999 124 66 53.6 41.7-65.1 58 46.4 34.9-58.3
$35,000- 49,999 105 63 65.6 54.8-75.0 42 34.4 25.0-45.2
$50,000-74,999 96 60 62.3 49.8-73.2 36 37.7 26.8-50.2
$75,000+ 85 48 52.3 39.4-65.0 37 47.7 35.0-60.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 565 317 57.9 52.8-62.9 248 42.1 37.1-47.2
No 406 239 61.0 54.9-66.8 167 39.0 33.2-45.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 182 105 56.5 47.6-65.0 77 43.5 35.0-52.4
Non-Veteran 805 456 58.9 54.5-63.2 349 41.1 36.8-45.5

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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: 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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