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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Doctor Worksite School Media Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 919 119 12.4 10.0-15.3 71 8.1 6.0-10.8 14 2.9 1.4- 5.9 523 51.9 47.4-56.3 192 24.7 20.7-29.1
-Piedmont NC 481 62 11.9 8.8-15.9 38 8.4 5.6-12.5 4 2.6 0.8- 8.4 277 51.7 45.4-57.9 100 25.4 19.9-31.9
GENDER
Male 192 22 7.8 4.6-12.9 16 9.6 5.3-16.6 2 3.7 0.8-14.8 106 50.1 40.6-59.6 46 28.9 20.4-39.2
Female 289 40 17.1 12.0-23.8 22 6.9 4.3-10.9 2 1.2 0.3- 4.9 171 53.7 46.5-60.8 54 21.0 15.5-27.8
RACE
White 397 49 11.9 8.4-16.6 32 9.2 5.8-14.1 3 3.0 0.8-10.6 231 49.9 43.0-56.8 82 26.0 19.7-33.4
African American 69 10 13.0 6.4-24.7 6 7.3 3.0-16.5 1 1.4 0.2- 9.3 38 56.8 41.4-70.9 14 21.5 11.0-37.7
Other Minorities 13 3 7.9 2.1-25.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 6 60.9 28.2-86.0 4 31.3 9.7-65.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 12 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 9 79.1 38.6-95.8 3 20.9 4.2-61.4
Non-Hispanic 468 62 12.4 9.2-16.6 38 8.8 5.9-13.0 4 2.7 0.8- 8.7 267 50.4 44.1-56.7 97 25.6 20.0-32.2
AGE
18-24 38 3 7.0 2.0-21.1 0 0.0 . - . 4 12.8 3.9-35.0 18 39.7 22.9-59.4 13 40.5 22.6-61.4
25-34 88 13 13.1 6.8-23.9 7 7.7 3.5-16.2 0 0.0 . - . 48 54.0 41.8-65.8 20 25.1 15.9-37.4
35-44 110 14 11.1 6.2-19.1 13 16.8 8.5-30.3 0 0.0 . - . 57 49.0 37.6-60.4 26 23.2 15.3-33.6
45-54 101 10 11.3 5.4-22.2 10 11.4 5.3-22.7 0 0.0 . - . 59 53.0 40.1-65.6 22 24.3 14.5-37.7
55-64 81 11 19.1 10.2-32.9 6 6.8 2.6-16.6 0 0.0 . - . 53 59.8 46.1-72.0 11 14.3 7.0-27.3
65-74 52 10 15.3 7.8-27.8 2 3.5 0.7-15.2 0 0.0 . - . 34 73.3 58.8-84.0 6 8.0 3.3-18.0
75+ 10 1 12.6 1.8-53.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 7 69.4 35.8-90.2 2 18.0 4.2-52.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 73 12 12.8 5.8-25.9 2 1.7 0.4- 6.8 2 5.4 1.3-20.0 35 38.0 23.8-54.5 22 42.2 26.3-59.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 187 23 13.1 8.1-20.5 9 5.7 2.0-15.2 0 0.0 . - . 119 55.7 44.9-66.0 36 25.5 16.3-37.6
Some Post-H.S. 122 13 10.5 5.4-19.4 13 9.8 5.1-18.0 1 5.4 0.8-29.1 66 51.6 39.6-63.4 29 22.7 14.7-33.5
College Graduate 98 13 9.0 5.0-15.8 14 17.4 9.8-29.2 1 1.1 0.2- 7.7 57 57.6 45.3-69.0 13 14.8 7.7-26.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 46 9 11.9 5.4-24.4 1 1.7 0.2-11.4 0 0.0 . - . 32 77.4 59.0-89.0 4 9.0 2.2-30.0
$15,000- 24,999 94 11 17.5 8.8-31.7 4 2.2 0.7- 6.5 0 0.0 . - . 58 57.2 42.2-71.0 21 23.1 13.0-37.7
$25,000- 34,999 72 9 13.4 5.8-28.2 6 5.9 2.4-13.6 0 0.0 . - . 39 46.3 32.0-61.3 18 34.3 21.0-50.6
$35,000- 49,999 84 6 6.0 2.4-14.6 8 9.3 3.8-20.9 0 0.0 . - . 51 62.7 49.7-74.1 19 22.0 13.4-33.9
$50,000-74,999 57 10 13.1 6.7-24.1 6 10.8 4.5-23.8 1 4.7 0.7-26.4 29 46.3 31.6-61.7 11 25.1 13.3-42.2
$75,000+ 67 11 12.5 6.2-23.5 13 22.1 11.7-37.7 2 2.8 0.7-11.0 34 42.5 29.1-57.1 7 20.1 8.7-39.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 143 24 16.7 10.0-26.7 6 3.9 1.5- 9.9 0 0.0 . - . 84 52.8 41.5-63.8 29 26.6 17.5-38.2
No 337 38 10.2 7.0-14.6 32 10.0 6.4-15.3 4 3.5 1.0-11.2 192 51.3 43.8-58.7 71 25.0 18.5-32.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 50 3 4.1 1.0-15.0 6 14.9 5.1-36.6 0 0.0 . - . 36 59.8 36.8-79.1 5 21.2 6.3-52.0
Non-Veteran 431 59 13.1 9.6-17.6 32 7.4 4.9-11.1 4 3.0 0.9- 9.6 241 50.4 44.0-56.8 95 26.1 20.5-32.5

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*Asked only of respondents who reported smoking daily or occasionally.

^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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