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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,510 460 4.0 3.5- 4.6 15,050 96.0 95.4-96.5
-Piedmont NC 7,455 220 4.0 3.3- 4.9 7,235 96.0 95.1-96.7
GENDER
Male 2,857 186 7.0 5.8- 8.4 2,671 93.0 91.6-94.2
Female 4,598 34 1.2 0.6- 2.3 4,564 98.8 97.7-99.4
RACE
White 5,937 188 4.6 3.7- 5.7 5,749 95.4 94.3-96.3
African American 1,045 22 2.8 1.6- 4.9 1,023 97.2 95.1-98.4
Other Minorities 452 10 2.3 1.1- 4.7 442 97.7 95.3-98.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 340 2 0.4 0.1- 2.1 338 99.6 97.9-99.9
Non-Hispanic 7,097 218 4.4 3.6- 5.3 6,879 95.6 94.7-96.4
AGE
18-24 211 14 7.6 4.1-13.5 197 92.4 86.5-95.9
25-34 742 21 3.0 1.8- 4.9 721 97.0 95.1-98.2
35-44 1,232 40 3.1 2.1- 4.5 1,192 96.9 95.5-97.9
45-54 1,497 52 4.8 3.4- 6.6 1,445 95.2 93.4-96.6
55-64 1,563 55 4.9 3.5- 6.8 1,508 95.1 93.2-96.5
65-74 1,218 26 2.5 1.6- 3.9 1,192 97.5 96.1-98.4
75+ 934 12 1.4 0.7- 2.6 922 98.6 97.4-99.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 940 25 2.5 1.5- 4.4 915 97.5 95.6-98.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,057 57 4.4 2.8- 6.6 2,000 95.6 93.4-97.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,912 58 4.9 3.4- 6.9 1,854 95.1 93.1-96.6
College Graduate 2,531 80 3.6 2.8- 4.8 2,451 96.4 95.2-97.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 689 23 5.8 3.0-10.6 666 94.2 89.4-97.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,140 22 2.5 1.4- 4.3 1,118 97.5 95.7-98.6
$25,000- 34,999 731 30 5.4 3.4- 8.5 701 94.6 91.5-96.6
$35,000- 49,999 993 20 2.6 1.4- 4.9 973 97.4 95.1-98.6
$50,000-74,999 1,057 32 3.5 2.2- 5.3 1,025 96.5 94.7-97.8
$75,000+ 1,846 73 5.5 3.9- 7.7 1,773 94.5 92.3-96.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,563 71 4.5 3.1- 6.5 2,492 95.5 93.5-96.9
No 4,803 147 3.9 3.1- 4.8 4,656 96.1 95.2-96.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 999 68 8.5 6.3-11.4 931 91.5 88.6-93.7
Non-Veteran 6,453 151 3.4 2.7- 4.3 6,302 96.6 95.7-97.3

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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