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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 2,647 207 7.6 6.3- 9.2 2,440 92.4 90.8-93.7
-Piedmont NC 1,178 78 6.4 4.7- 8.5 1,100 93.6 91.5-95.3
GENDER
Male 453 30 7.6 4.9-11.7 423 92.4 88.3-95.1
Female 725 48 5.2 3.6- 7.6 677 94.8 92.4-96.4
RACE
White 890 50 4.8 3.4- 6.9 840 95.2 93.1-96.6
African American 241 24 10.3 6.1-16.8 217 89.7 83.2-93.9
Other Minorities 45 4 6.4 1.8-20.4 41 93.6 79.6-98.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 26 2 8.3 1.8-31.0 24 91.7 69.0-98.2
Non-Hispanic 1,151 76 6.3 4.6- 8.5 1,075 93.7 91.5-95.4
AGE
18-24 3 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .
25-34 28 0 0.0 . - . 28 100 . - .
35-44 112 9 11.4 5.9-21.0 103 88.6 79.0-94.1
45-54 194 17 6.5 3.5-11.7 177 93.5 88.3-96.5
55-64 345 13 2.9 1.6- 5.2 332 97.1 94.8-98.4
65-74 303 19 5.9 3.1-11.0 284 94.1 89.0-96.9
75+ 186 20 10.5 5.8-18.1 166 89.5 81.9-94.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 192 25 10.2 5.9-17.0 167 89.8 83.0-94.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 384 21 5.6 3.2- 9.7 363 94.4 90.3-96.8
Some Post-H.S. 300 13 6.2 3.2-11.7 287 93.8 88.3-96.8
College Graduate 299 19 5.6 3.0-10.0 280 94.4 90.0-97.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 162 23 14.7 8.4-24.6 139 85.3 75.4-91.6
$15,000- 24,999 235 16 7.3 3.9-13.3 219 92.7 86.7-96.1
$25,000- 34,999 146 8 5.8 2.4-13.2 138 94.2 86.8-97.6
$35,000- 49,999 144 7 5.5 1.7-16.5 137 94.5 83.5-98.3
$50,000-74,999 146 8 6.1 2.5-14.1 138 93.9 85.9-97.5
$75,000+ 183 7 3.6 1.6- 8.1 176 96.4 91.9-98.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 616 56 9.4 6.6-13.2 560 90.6 86.8-93.4
No 555 22 3.4 1.9- 6.0 533 96.6 94.0-98.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 193 9 5.3 2.4-11.3 184 94.7 88.7-97.6
Non-Veteran 985 69 6.6 4.7- 9.0 916 93.4 91.0-95.3

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*Asked of respondents with diabetes or borderline diabetes

^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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