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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,862 1,005 53.9 51.0-56.9 857 46.1 43.1-49.0
-Piedmont NC 978 560 55.4 51.3-59.5 418 44.6 40.5-48.7
GENDER
Male 374 200 52.1 45.7-58.4 174 47.9 41.6-54.3
Female 604 360 58.4 53.0-63.5 244 41.6 36.5-47.0
RACE
White 725 417 54.3 49.5-59.1 308 45.7 40.9-50.5
African American 213 122 56.8 48.3-64.9 91 43.2 35.1-51.7
Other Minorities 35 17 58.6 39.4-75.5 18 41.4 24.5-60.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 33 16 52.2 32.4-71.4 17 47.8 28.6-67.6
Non-Hispanic 941 541 55.7 51.5-59.8 400 44.3 40.2-48.5
AGE
18-24 9 3 35.7 11.6-70.0 6 64.3 30.0-88.4
25-34 22 16 57.8 33.1-79.2 6 42.2 20.8-66.9
35-44 80 48 61.5 47.8-73.5 32 38.5 26.5-52.2
45-54 155 93 59.8 49.9-68.9 62 40.2 31.1-50.1
55-64 252 154 54.5 46.5-62.2 98 45.5 37.8-53.5
65-74 277 152 54.9 47.5-62.1 125 45.1 37.9-52.5
75+ 180 91 51.0 42.2-59.7 89 49.0 40.3-57.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 237 111 47.6 39.1-56.2 126 52.4 43.8-60.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 341 193 55.2 48.3-61.9 148 44.8 38.1-51.7
Some Post-H.S. 223 134 51.0 42.7-59.3 89 49.0 40.7-57.3
College Graduate 173 118 69.8 60.1-78.0 55 30.2 22.0-39.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 205 108 45.0 36.1-54.2 97 55.0 45.8-63.9
$15,000- 24,999 215 111 49.2 40.5-58.0 104 50.8 42.0-59.5
$25,000- 34,999 110 60 47.1 35.8-58.8 50 52.9 41.2-64.2
$35,000- 49,999 110 69 64.3 53.0-74.2 41 35.7 25.8-47.0
$50,000-74,999 91 65 71.2 58.9-81.0 26 28.8 19.0-41.1
$75,000+ 85 54 58.9 45.5-71.1 31 41.1 28.9-54.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 589 325 53.9 48.8-58.9 264 46.1 41.1-51.2
No 362 222 59.3 52.3-65.9 140 40.7 34.1-47.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 186 103 51.1 42.4-59.7 83 48.9 40.3-57.6
Non-Veteran 791 456 56.5 51.8-61.0 335 43.5 39.0-48.2

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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.

** 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.

***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.

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