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2006 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 900 113 12.4 9.7-15.8 77 7.0 5.3- 9.3 13 2.1 1.1- 3.9 697 78.5 74.6-81.9 . .
-Piedmont NC 587 63 10.3 7.2-14.6 42 5.7 3.9- 8.4 6 1.8 0.7- 4.3 356 61.1 55.3-66.7 120 21.1 16.7-26.1
GENDER
Male 230 27 10.3 5.9-17.4 11 3.3 1.7- 6.3 0 0.0 . - . 145 65.1 56.0-73.2 47 21.3 14.8-29.7
Female 357 36 10.3 6.5-16.1 31 8.4 5.2-13.2 6 3.7 1.5- 8.9 211 56.8 49.6-63.8 73 20.8 15.8-26.9
RACE
White 478 53 9.9 6.8-14.0 35 6.5 4.2- 9.9 5 1.9 0.7- 5.2 283 58.2 51.7-64.4 102 23.5 18.4-29.5
African American 78 7 8.3 3.4-18.5 4 2.1 0.7- 6.0 1 2.1 0.3-13.4 56 76.5 62.0-86.7 10 11.0 4.5-24.7
Other Minorities 31 3 18.7 4.1-55.3 3 5.3 1.6-16.5 0 0.0 . - . 17 59.4 34.5-80.2 8 16.6 7.2-33.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 15 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 11 73.7 43.9-91.0 4 26.3 9.0-56.1
Non-Hispanic 572 63 10.7 7.4-15.1 42 5.9 4.0- 8.7 6 1.8 0.7- 4.5 345 60.7 54.7-66.3 116 20.9 16.5-26.1
AGE
18-24 41 3 13.2 4.1-35.0 3 4.9 1.3-16.6 1 3.0 0.4-18.8 21 47.8 29.9-66.2 13 31.1 17.3-49.4
25-34 97 12 7.5 4.0-13.8 6 3.3 1.3- 8.2 1 1.5 0.2- 9.7 62 75.0 64.7-83.1 16 12.6 7.1-21.6
35-44 114 11 10.7 5.3-20.2 11 7.3 3.6-14.4 2 2.4 0.6- 9.3 62 49.5 38.3-60.7 28 30.1 19.9-42.6
45-54 125 12 8.8 4.4-16.7 13 10.4 5.2-19.8 2 2.3 0.5-10.8 77 61.3 48.3-72.9 21 17.1 9.9-27.9
55-64 126 14 11.8 6.3-21.3 9 6.6 3.0-14.0 0 0.0 . - . 74 60.6 50.1-70.2 29 20.9 14.0-30.0
65-74 68 11 14.9 7.9-26.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 47 74.3 61.8-83.8 10 10.8 5.3-20.7
75+ 13 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 12 94.8 69.6-99.3 1 5.2 0.7-30.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 90 8 9.5 3.0-26.4 3 1.5 0.4- 5.0 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8 51 54.8 39.9-68.9 27 33.7 21.1-49.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 222 24 13.3 7.2-23.0 12 4.2 2.1- 8.0 2 1.5 0.4- 6.1 145 61.4 51.9-70.1 39 19.7 13.3-28.1
Some Post-H.S. 176 21 7.7 4.4-13.1 11 5.6 2.4-12.3 2 2.7 0.7-10.7 102 64.7 53.9-74.2 40 19.3 12.5-28.7
College Graduate 98 10 10.8 5.4-20.6 16 14.5 8.3-24.1 1 1.5 0.2- 9.9 57 58.5 45.9-70.2 14 14.7 7.9-25.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 68 8 8.0 3.1-19.2 2 3.7 0.9-14.0 0 0.0 . - . 43 68.6 53.0-80.9 15 19.7 10.5-33.8
$15,000- 24,999 127 11 6.6 3.3-12.8 7 2.0 0.9- 4.6 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 79 65.3 53.3-75.7 29 25.6 16.2-38.0
$25,000- 34,999 79 6 5.6 2.3-12.7 4 2.7 0.9- 7.3 2 4.2 1.0-15.6 52 61.9 46.0-75.6 15 25.7 13.4-43.7
$35,000- 49,999 95 14 12.7 7.0-22.2 10 9.6 4.2-20.5 1 2.6 0.4-16.0 53 58.3 45.6-70.0 17 16.7 9.4-28.0
$50,000-74,999 80 7 13.2 4.2-34.7 4 3.3 1.1- 9.7 1 1.2 0.2- 8.2 48 64.3 46.5-78.8 20 18.0 9.9-30.6
$75,000+ 77 9 10.3 4.8-20.9 14 15.8 8.2-28.3 0 0.0 . - . 43 59.2 43.6-73.2 11 14.6 7.1-27.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 215 23 8.9 4.6-16.4 9 5.0 2.0-11.7 0 0.0 . - . 137 58.8 48.3-68.6 46 27.4 19.0-37.7
No 367 37 10.3 6.5-16.1 33 6.3 4.3- 9.3 6 2.8 1.2- 6.9 218 62.7 55.6-69.2 73 17.8 13.3-23.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 90 15 13.3 7.0-23.9 5 5.2 2.0-12.9 0 0.0 . - . 58 71.0 57.9-81.3 12 10.5 5.3-19.5
Non-Veteran 497 48 9.8 6.4-14.7 37 5.8 3.8- 8.8 6 2.1 0.9- 5.1 298 59.3 52.8-65.4 108 23.0 18.1-28.8

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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.

** 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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