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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 9,711 9,102 92.2 91.1-93.2 609 7.8 6.8- 8.9
-Piedmont NC 4,628 4,347 91.8 90.0-93.3 281 8.2 6.7-10.0
RACE
White 3,637 3,468 94.5 92.6-95.9 169 5.5 4.1- 7.4
African American 730 663 88.0 83.6-91.3 67 12.0 8.7-16.4
Other Minorities 246 202 79.5 70.1-86.5 44 20.5 13.5-29.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 211 173 83.4 75.7-89.0 38 16.6 11.0-24.3
Non-Hispanic 4,405 4,164 92.5 90.7-94.0 241 7.5 6.0- 9.3
AGE
18-24 115 91 74.6 62.7-83.7 24 25.4 16.3-37.3
25-34 466 435 92.4 88.1-95.2 31 7.6 4.8-11.9
35-44 740 708 95.7 93.4-97.2 32 4.3 2.8- 6.6
45-54 930 900 96.0 93.7-97.5 30 4.0 2.5- 6.3
55-64 932 898 96.2 94.2-97.6 34 3.8 2.4- 5.8
65-74 765 718 94.2 92.0-95.9 47 5.8 4.1- 8.0
75+ 636 554 85.0 80.5-88.5 82 15.0 11.5-19.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 559 471 82.9 77.6-87.1 88 17.1 12.9-22.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,290 1,186 88.5 83.9-91.8 104 11.5 8.2-16.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,293 1,241 94.0 90.3-96.3 52 6.0 3.7- 9.7
College Graduate 1,477 1,441 96.0 93.4-97.5 36 4.0 2.5- 6.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 496 424 82.9 74.4-89.1 72 17.1 10.9-25.6
$15,000- 24,999 743 675 89.5 85.4-92.5 68 10.5 7.5-14.6
$25,000- 34,999 448 431 95.2 89.4-97.9 17 4.8 2.1-10.6
$35,000- 49,999 595 570 92.0 86.2-95.5 25 8.0 4.5-13.8
$50,000-74,999 614 597 94.5 89.2-97.3 17 5.5 2.7-10.8
$75,000+ 996 982 95.9 90.3-98.3 14 4.1 1.7- 9.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,611 1,484 90.0 86.0-93.0 127 10.0 7.0-14.0
No 2,930 2,785 92.8 90.7-94.4 145 7.2 5.6- 9.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 83 77 96.2 91.2-98.4 6 3.8 1.6- 8.8
Non-Veteran 4,545 4,270 91.7 89.9-93.2 275 8.3 6.8-10.1

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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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