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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 1,966 531 30.0 27.0-33.1 1,435 70.0 66.9-73.0
-Piedmont NC 862 223 30.9 26.5-35.6 639 69.1 64.4-73.5
GENDER
Male 343 93 30.8 24.3-38.0 250 69.2 62.0-75.7
Female 519 130 31.0 25.2-37.4 389 69.0 62.6-74.8
RACE
White 639 147 26.8 22.1-32.1 492 73.2 67.9-77.9
African American 194 72 44.3 34.9-54.2 122 55.7 45.8-65.1
Other Minorities 27 3 6.3 1.7-20.2 24 93.7 79.8-98.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 1 1.1 0.1- 8.3 16 98.9 91.7-99.9
Non-Hispanic 844 222 32.2 27.7-37.0 622 67.8 63.0-72.3
AGE
25-34 12 5 49.4 19.8-79.5 7 50.6 20.5-80.2
35-44 63 22 41.0 27.4-56.2 41 59.0 43.8-72.6
45-54 127 40 35.8 25.1-48.1 87 64.2 51.9-74.9
55-64 246 56 23.9 17.6-31.7 190 76.1 68.3-82.4
65-74 246 55 24.0 17.6-31.8 191 76.0 68.2-82.4
75+ 163 45 30.5 21.7-41.0 118 69.5 59.0-78.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 169 47 27.2 18.9-37.6 122 72.8 62.4-81.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 290 66 32.7 24.9-41.5 224 67.3 58.5-75.1
Some Post-H.S. 208 67 35.4 27.0-44.9 141 64.6 55.1-73.0
College Graduate 192 43 26.6 18.2-37.0 149 73.4 63.0-81.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 145 49 36.9 26.2-49.2 96 63.1 50.8-73.8
$15,000- 24,999 188 52 36.8 26.6-48.2 136 63.2 51.8-73.4
$25,000- 34,999 95 19 17.8 10.2-29.4 76 82.2 70.6-89.8
$35,000- 49,999 108 23 30.8 19.1-45.7 85 69.2 54.3-80.9
$50,000-74,999 91 22 27.7 17.7-40.6 69 72.3 59.4-82.3
$75,000+ 102 25 34.2 22.7-48.0 77 65.8 52.0-77.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 499 163 37.0 31.1-43.4 336 63.0 56.6-68.9
No 348 59 22.8 16.9-30.1 289 77.2 69.9-83.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 156 43 30.3 21.7-40.5 113 69.7 59.5-78.3
Non-Veteran 706 180 31.0 26.1-36.4 526 69.0 63.6-73.9

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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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