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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 2,007 234 11.7 10.1-13.7 1,773 88.3 86.3-89.9
-Piedmont NC 1,040 119 10.9 8.7-13.6 921 89.1 86.4-91.3
GENDER
Male 398 54 13.3 9.5-18.3 344 86.7 81.7-90.5
Female 642 65 8.9 6.6-11.7 577 91.1 88.3-93.4
RACE
White 772 84 10.3 7.8-13.4 688 89.7 86.6-92.2
African American 224 30 14.1 9.0-21.3 194 85.9 78.7-91.0
Other Minorities 38 5 8.1 3.0-20.0 33 91.9 80.0-97.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 34 4 6.6 2.3-17.7 30 93.4 82.3-97.7
Non-Hispanic 1,002 115 11.2 8.9-14.1 887 88.8 85.9-91.1
AGE
18-24 10 1 6.6 0.9-36.2 9 93.4 63.8-99.1
25-34 25 4 10.7 3.3-29.5 21 89.3 70.5-96.7
35-44 85 10 16.0 7.5-31.0 75 84.0 69.0-92.5
45-54 174 19 10.8 6.4-17.6 155 89.2 82.4-93.6
55-64 265 33 11.5 7.9-16.5 232 88.5 83.5-92.1
65-74 290 29 8.9 5.9-13.2 261 91.1 86.8-94.1
75+ 188 23 10.2 6.4-15.8 165 89.8 84.2-93.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 242 32 13.3 8.2-20.9 210 86.7 79.1-91.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 358 44 12.7 8.7-18.2 314 87.3 81.8-91.3
Some Post-H.S. 245 29 10.1 6.7-14.9 216 89.9 85.1-93.3
College Graduate 191 13 6.4 3.4-11.8 178 93.6 88.2-96.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 213 31 11.5 7.7-17.0 182 88.5 83.0-92.3
$15,000- 24,999 226 31 15.1 9.5-23.2 195 84.9 76.8-90.5
$25,000- 34,999 118 14 14.9 7.8-26.6 104 85.1 73.4-92.2
$35,000- 49,999 117 12 9.5 5.1-17.0 105 90.5 83.0-94.9
$50,000-74,999 97 8 8.6 3.8-18.4 89 91.4 81.6-96.2
$75,000+ 96 10 8.8 4.2-17.4 86 91.2 82.6-95.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 616 87 14.1 10.9-18.1 529 85.9 81.9-89.1
No 395 30 7.4 4.6-11.7 365 92.6 88.3-95.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 198 19 7.9 4.8-12.9 179 92.1 87.1-95.2
Non-Veteran 840 100 11.6 9.0-14.8 740 88.4 85.2-91.0

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes

^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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