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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 1,952 1,044 54.6 51.5-57.8 908 45.4 42.2-48.5
-Piedmont NC 853 490 57.9 53.2-62.5 363 42.1 37.5-46.8
GENDER
Male 340 180 53.4 46.2-60.5 160 46.6 39.5-53.8
Female 513 310 61.9 55.7-67.6 203 38.1 32.4-44.3
RACE
White 631 347 55.5 50.1-60.8 284 44.5 39.2-49.9
African American 193 126 63.2 53.4-72.1 67 36.8 27.9-46.6
Other Minorities 27 15 55.4 31.3-77.2 12 44.6 22.8-68.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 10 54.0 24.1-81.3 7 46.0 18.7-75.9
Non-Hispanic 835 479 58.0 53.2-62.6 356 42.0 37.4-46.8
AGE
25-34 12 7 56.6 24.3-84.1 5 43.4 15.9-75.7
35-44 62 43 74.5 60.1-85.0 19 25.5 15.0-39.9
45-54 127 76 57.1 45.6-68.0 51 42.9 32.0-54.4
55-64 244 149 60.1 51.4-68.1 95 39.9 31.9-48.6
65-74 243 130 51.2 43.3-59.0 113 48.8 41.0-56.7
75+ 160 81 47.6 37.8-57.7 79 52.4 42.3-62.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 165 72 41.8 30.8-53.6 93 58.2 46.4-69.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 289 155 58.5 50.7-65.9 134 41.5 34.1-49.3
Some Post-H.S. 206 136 63.0 52.9-72.1 70 37.0 27.9-47.1
College Graduate 190 126 63.8 53.4-73.0 64 36.2 27.0-46.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 144 82 61.8 50.0-72.3 62 38.2 27.7-50.0
$15,000- 24,999 187 95 48.0 37.6-58.6 92 52.0 41.4-62.4
$25,000- 34,999 94 57 57.2 42.2-71.0 37 42.8 29.0-57.8
$35,000- 49,999 108 66 63.0 49.8-74.5 42 37.0 25.5-50.2
$50,000-74,999 89 56 65.1 52.6-75.8 33 34.9 24.2-47.4
$75,000+ 102 67 66.8 54.5-77.2 35 33.2 22.8-45.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 491 278 56.2 49.9-62.4 213 43.8 37.6-50.1
No 347 204 60.1 52.8-66.9 143 39.9 33.1-47.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 156 83 54.5 44.6-64.0 73 45.5 36.0-55.4
Non-Veteran 697 407 58.6 53.2-63.7 290 41.4 36.3-46.8

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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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