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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

General Preparedness

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By nonperishable we mean food that does not require refrigeration or cooking.

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,629 10,227 85.7 84.5-86.8 1,402 14.3 13.2-15.5
-Piedmont NC 6,723 5,891 84.6 83.0-86.1 832 15.4 13.9-17.0
GENDER
Male 2,502 2,239 86.3 83.6-88.5 263 13.7 11.5-16.4
Female 4,221 3,652 83.1 81.1-85.0 569 16.9 15.0-18.9
RACE
White 5,338 4,764 87.3 85.7-88.8 574 12.7 11.2-14.3
African American 1,031 853 80.3 75.8-84.1 178 19.7 15.9-24.2
Other Minorities 317 246 74.2 65.6-81.2 71 25.8 18.8-34.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 225 170 70.6 60.4-79.2 55 29.4 20.8-39.6
Non-Hispanic 6,476 5,702 85.6 84.0-87.1 774 14.4 12.9-16.0
AGE
18-24 162 132 81.8 73.3-88.0 30 18.2 12.0-26.7
25-34 514 410 78.4 73.1-82.8 104 21.6 17.2-26.9
35-44 993 830 83.5 80.2-86.4 163 16.5 13.6-19.8
45-54 1,341 1,133 83.4 80.5-85.9 208 16.6 14.1-19.5
55-64 1,489 1,330 90.0 87.8-91.7 159 10.0 8.3-12.2
65+ 2,162 2,005 92.2 89.9-94.1 157 7.8 5.9-10.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 770 672 83.6 78.0-87.9 98 16.4 12.1-22.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,794 1,565 82.6 78.7-86.0 229 17.4 14.0-21.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,618 1,438 86.7 83.7-89.1 180 13.3 10.9-16.3
College Graduate 2,530 2,207 85.2 82.9-87.2 323 14.8 12.8-17.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 636 527 81.3 75.2-86.1 109 18.7 13.9-24.8
$15,000- 24,999 958 830 83.5 79.1-87.1 128 16.5 12.9-20.9
$25,000- 34,999 673 588 80.8 74.0-86.1 85 19.2 13.9-26.0
$35,000- 49,999 845 737 82.9 77.6-87.1 108 17.1 12.9-22.4
$50,000-74,999 935 812 82.9 78.6-86.4 123 17.1 13.6-21.4
$75,000+ 1,656 1,478 87.6 84.9-89.9 178 12.4 10.1-15.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,389 2,080 84.5 81.6-87.1 309 15.5 12.9-18.4
No 4,221 3,711 84.7 82.7-86.5 510 15.3 13.5-17.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 867 790 90.6 87.2-93.2 77 9.4 6.8-12.8
Non-Veteran 5,853 5,098 83.9 82.1-85.5 755 16.1 14.5-17.9

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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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