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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Veteran Staus

Have you ever served on active duty in the United States Armed Forces,
either in the regular military or in a National Guard or military reserve unit?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,617 2,278 13.9 13.2-14.6 13,339 86.1 85.4-86.8
-Piedmont NC 8,723 1,145 11.8 11.0-12.7 7,578 88.2 87.3-89.0
GENDER 8,723 1,145 11.8 11.0-12.7 7,578 88.2 87.3-89.0
Male 3,231 1,062 22.2 20.6-24.0 2,169 77.8 76.0-79.4
Female 5,492 83 1.7 1.3- 2.2 5,409 98.3 97.8-98.7
RACE 8,683 1,142 11.9 11.0-12.8 7,541 88.1 87.2-89.0
White 6,763 978 12.9 12.0-13.9 5,785 87.1 86.1-88.0
African American 1,331 136 12.9 10.5-15.8 1,195 87.1 84.2-89.5
Other Minorities 589 28 4.6 2.7- 7.9 561 95.4 92.1-97.3
HISPANIC 8,705 1,143 11.8 11.0-12.7 7,562 88.2 87.3-89.0
Hispanic 487 10 1.5 0.8- 3.0 477 98.5 97.0-99.2
Non-Hispanic 8,218 1,133 13.0 12.1-14.0 7,085 87.0 86.0-87.9
AGE 8,655 1,142 11.9 11.0-12.8 7,513 88.1 87.2-89.0
18-24 340 8 2.2 0.8- 5.6 332 97.8 94.4-99.2
25-34 1,059 39 4.2 2.9- 6.1 1,020 95.8 93.9-97.1
35-44 1,566 93 7.1 5.7- 8.9 1,473 92.9 91.1-94.3
45-54 1,725 151 11.9 9.7-14.5 1,574 88.1 85.5-90.3
55-64 1,696 305 23.3 20.7-26.0 1,391 76.7 74.0-79.3
65-74 1,279 296 26.6 23.7-29.7 983 73.4 70.3-76.3
75+ 990 250 27.1 23.8-30.6 740 72.9 69.4-76.2
EDUCATION 8,698 1,142 11.9 11.0-12.8 7,556 88.1 87.2-89.0
Less Than H.S. 1,270 103 5.8 4.5- 7.3 1,167 94.2 92.7-95.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,528 338 11.8 10.3-13.4 2,190 88.2 86.6-89.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,110 330 14.8 12.7-17.1 1,780 85.2 82.9-87.3
College Graduate 2,790 371 12.3 10.9-13.9 2,419 87.7 86.1-89.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME 7,425 1,015 12.6 11.6-13.6 6,410 87.4 86.4-88.4
Less than $15,000 891 75 5.7 4.3- 7.5 816 94.3 92.5-95.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,372 162 9.5 7.8-11.5 1,210 90.5 88.5-92.2
$25,000- 34,999 963 146 12.4 10.3-15.0 817 87.6 85.0-89.7
$35,000- 49,999 1,194 194 16.1 13.4-19.3 1,000 83.9 80.7-86.6
$50,000-74,999 1,122 169 14.3 12.0-17.0 953 85.7 83.0-88.0
$75,000+ 1,883 269 13.8 11.9-16.0 1,614 86.2 84.0-88.1
DISABILITY STATUS 8,459 1,119 11.9 11.1-12.9 7,340 88.1 87.1-88.9
Yes 2,981 479 15.5 13.9-17.2 2,502 84.5 82.8-86.1
No 5,478 640 10.4 9.4-11.5 4,838 89.6 88.5-90.6

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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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