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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 1,843 1,399 75.4 72.7-77.9 444 24.6 22.1-27.3
-Piedmont NC 983 735 74.9 71.1-78.4 248 25.1 21.6-28.9
GENDER
Male 387 296 75.6 69.2-81.0 91 24.4 19.0-30.8
Female 596 439 74.3 69.9-78.3 157 25.7 21.7-30.1
RACE
White 719 534 73.4 68.7-77.6 185 26.6 22.4-31.3
African American 235 183 80.0 73.0-85.5 52 20.0 14.5-27.0
Other Minorities 24 15 69.8 45.9-86.3 9 30.2 13.7-54.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 18 12 70.2 41.6-88.6 6 29.8 11.4-58.4
Non-Hispanic 963 722 75.1 71.3-78.6 241 24.9 21.4-28.7
AGE
18-24 3 1 49.1 7.9-91.5 2 50.9 8.5-92.1
25-34 26 15 48.8 24.4-73.9 11 51.2 26.1-75.6
35-44 61 45 79.7 66.4-88.7 16 20.3 11.3-33.6
45-54 169 125 70.4 60.0-79.1 44 29.6 20.9-40.0
55-64 292 222 77.3 71.1-82.6 70 22.7 17.4-28.9
65-74 262 206 81.2 75.4-86.0 56 18.8 14.0-24.6
75+ 168 119 72.6 63.8-79.8 49 27.4 20.2-36.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 244 184 73.3 63.9-81.0 60 26.7 19.0-36.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 313 234 75.2 69.0-80.6 79 24.8 19.4-31.0
Some Post-H.S. 215 162 77.7 70.7-83.3 53 22.3 16.7-29.3
College Graduate 208 152 73.6 65.3-80.6 56 26.4 19.4-34.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 185 129 69.6 60.8-77.1 56 30.4 22.9-39.2
$15,000- 24,999 208 160 75.3 65.0-83.3 48 24.7 16.7-35.0
$25,000- 34,999 123 95 80.0 70.3-87.1 28 20.0 12.9-29.7
$35,000- 49,999 105 83 80.4 69.8-87.9 22 19.6 12.1-30.2
$50,000-74,999 97 69 74.6 61.8-84.1 28 25.4 15.9-38.2
$75,000+ 85 60 66.3 52.3-78.0 25 33.7 22.0-47.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 560 412 73.3 68.1-77.9 148 26.7 22.1-31.9
No 407 309 76.1 70.2-81.2 98 23.9 18.8-29.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 182 144 78.5 69.8-85.3 38 21.5 14.7-30.2
Non-Veteran 801 591 74.0 69.7-77.8 210 26.0 22.2-30.3

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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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