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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 1,864 1,366 71.0 68.1-73.7 498 29.0 26.3-31.9
-Piedmont NC 981 690 67.5 63.5-71.3 291 32.5 28.7-36.5
GENDER
Male 374 272 72.0 65.9-77.5 102 28.0 22.5-34.1
Female 607 418 63.7 58.2-68.8 189 36.3 31.2-41.8
RACE
White 728 510 66.9 62.2-71.4 218 33.1 28.6-37.8
African American 213 156 71.6 63.3-78.6 57 28.4 21.4-36.7
Other Minorities 35 21 57.8 37.2-76.0 14 42.2 24.0-62.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 33 22 60.0 38.6-78.2 11 40.0 21.8-61.4
Non-Hispanic 944 666 68.1 64.1-71.9 278 31.9 28.1-35.9
AGE
18-24 9 2 22.9 5.7-59.3 7 77.1 40.7-94.3
25-34 22 11 46.3 24.9-69.1 11 53.7 30.9-75.1
35-44 80 55 70.4 56.8-81.1 25 29.6 18.9-43.2
45-54 155 102 64.3 54.6-73.0 53 35.7 27.0-45.4
55-64 252 187 74.0 66.6-80.2 65 26.0 19.8-33.4
65-74 278 210 73.0 65.6-79.3 68 27.0 20.7-34.4
75+ 182 123 68.4 59.9-75.9 59 31.6 24.1-40.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 237 166 65.7 57.1-73.4 71 34.3 26.6-42.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 341 253 71.2 64.1-77.4 88 28.8 22.6-35.9
Some Post-H.S. 226 152 66.8 58.5-74.2 74 33.2 25.8-41.5
College Graduate 173 116 64.4 54.4-73.2 57 35.6 26.8-45.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 205 141 62.5 52.3-71.7 64 37.5 28.3-47.7
$15,000- 24,999 216 148 68.5 60.2-75.8 68 31.5 24.2-39.8
$25,000- 34,999 110 80 67.0 54.6-77.4 30 33.0 22.6-45.4
$35,000- 49,999 110 72 64.4 52.5-74.8 38 35.6 25.2-47.5
$50,000-74,999 91 64 71.2 58.9-81.1 27 28.8 18.9-41.1
$75,000+ 85 64 71.8 58.3-82.3 21 28.2 17.7-41.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 591 411 66.5 61.4-71.2 180 33.5 28.8-38.6
No 363 257 67.9 60.9-74.2 106 32.1 25.8-39.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 186 136 71.7 62.6-79.3 50 28.3 20.7-37.4
Non-Veteran 794 554 66.6 62.0-70.9 240 33.4 29.1-38.0

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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.

** 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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