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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 1,849 487 27.1 24.5-29.8 1,362 72.9 70.2-75.5
-Piedmont NC 989 246 25.4 22.0-29.2 743 74.6 70.8-78.0
GENDER
Male 391 85 23.2 18.0-29.2 306 76.8 70.8-82.0
Female 598 161 27.6 23.2-32.3 437 72.4 67.7-76.8
RACE
White 722 162 23.5 19.5-27.9 560 76.5 72.1-80.5
African American 237 79 32.2 25.1-40.1 158 67.8 59.9-74.9
Other Minorities 25 5 15.6 4.9-39.9 20 84.4 60.1-95.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 20 5 23.6 8.0-52.4 15 76.4 47.6-92.0
Non-Hispanic 967 241 25.5 22.1-29.3 726 74.5 70.7-77.9
AGE
18-24 3 1 20.2 2.2-74.0 2 79.8 26.0-97.8
25-34 26 8 45.5 20.7-72.7 18 54.5 27.3-79.3
35-44 63 20 23.7 13.8-37.7 43 76.3 62.3-86.2
45-54 170 37 20.3 14.1-28.3 133 79.7 71.7-85.9
55-64 292 75 25.9 20.1-32.7 217 74.1 67.3-79.9
65-74 262 71 26.6 20.8-33.4 191 73.4 66.6-79.2
75+ 171 34 25.3 17.3-35.5 137 74.7 64.5-82.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 248 65 29.7 22.1-38.6 183 70.3 61.4-77.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 313 75 24.1 18.6-30.6 238 75.9 69.4-81.4
Some Post-H.S. 215 60 27.9 21.2-35.8 155 72.1 64.2-78.8
College Graduate 210 46 20.3 14.3-27.9 164 79.7 72.1-85.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 186 64 36.8 28.6-45.9 122 63.2 54.1-71.4
$15,000- 24,999 209 52 31.5 22.7-41.9 157 68.5 58.1-77.3
$25,000- 34,999 124 27 17.9 11.4-26.9 97 82.1 73.1-88.6
$35,000- 49,999 105 26 25.3 16.7-36.5 79 74.7 63.5-83.3
$50,000-74,999 97 16 14.0 7.8-23.9 81 86.0 76.1-92.2
$75,000+ 85 18 19.6 11.7-31.0 67 80.4 69.0-88.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 566 164 31.1 26.2-36.4 402 68.9 63.6-73.8
No 407 77 18.6 14.3-23.8 330 81.4 76.2-85.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 183 41 23.4 17.0-31.5 142 76.6 68.5-83.0
Non-Veteran 806 205 25.9 22.0-30.3 601 74.1 69.7-78.0

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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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