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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,690 2,776 20.5 19.3-21.7 7,338 66.0 64.6-67.4 1,010 8.5 7.7- 9.5 566 5.0 4.3- 5.8
-Piedmont NC 6,769 1,584 20.3 18.8-22.0 4,348 67.2 65.3-69.0 519 7.6 6.6- 8.8 318 4.8 3.9- 5.9
GENDER
Male 2,515 568 19.1 16.8-21.7 1,626 67.9 64.8-70.8 222 9.2 7.5-11.4 99 3.8 2.7- 5.3
Female 4,254 1,016 21.5 19.5-23.5 2,722 66.5 64.2-68.8 297 6.2 5.2- 7.4 219 5.8 4.5- 7.4
RACE
White 5,377 1,197 18.5 16.9-20.2 3,528 69.8 67.7-71.7 409 7.2 6.2- 8.3 243 4.6 3.6- 5.8
African American 1,037 285 24.0 20.3-28.2 614 60.2 55.2-65.1 82 9.2 6.3-13.3 56 6.5 4.1-10.1
Other Minorities 320 92 26.1 19.6-33.7 185 63.0 54.8-70.5 27 8.1 4.6-14.0 16 2.8 1.6- 5.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 227 70 26.7 18.8-36.4 127 62.9 52.8-71.9 19 8.6 4.6-15.7 11 1.8 0.9- 3.7
Non-Hispanic 6,521 1,508 19.9 18.4-21.5 4,209 67.5 65.6-69.4 499 7.6 6.6- 8.8 305 5.0 4.1- 6.2
AGE
18-24 167 31 19.0 12.4-27.9 110 62.1 52.5-70.9 13 9.6 5.2-16.9 13 9.3 4.9-16.9
25-34 520 100 20.6 16.3-25.7 365 68.9 63.3-73.9 34 7.3 4.9-10.9 21 3.2 1.8- 5.6
35-44 997 163 15.1 12.6-18.0 726 73.9 70.2-77.2 68 6.7 4.9- 9.1 40 4.3 2.8- 6.6
45-54 1,345 249 17.8 15.3-20.5 937 71.3 68.1-74.3 97 6.7 5.2- 8.5 62 4.2 3.0- 5.9
55-64 1,492 304 18.1 15.8-20.7 1,016 70.4 67.4-73.3 106 7.2 5.6- 9.2 66 4.2 3.1- 5.6
65+ 2,184 721 32.9 30.2-35.6 1,157 52.9 50.0-55.8 196 9.2 7.5-11.2 110 5.1 3.5- 7.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 775 319 31.1 25.8-36.8 311 50.4 44.0-56.7 84 10.4 6.9-15.3 61 8.2 5.0-13.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,801 474 25.3 21.7-29.4 1,038 58.5 54.2-62.7 179 9.9 7.7-12.7 110 6.2 4.4- 8.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,627 336 17.2 14.9-19.9 1,098 70.3 66.8-73.7 123 7.7 5.8-10.0 70 4.8 3.0- 7.4
College Graduate 2,554 453 14.9 13.1-16.9 1,895 77.4 75.1-79.6 131 5.0 3.9- 6.4 75 2.6 1.9- 3.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 637 248 37.3 31.5-43.4 265 45.3 39.4-51.3 77 11.7 8.6-15.8 47 5.7 3.9- 8.2
$15,000- 24,999 964 299 26.2 21.9-30.9 490 54.4 48.6-59.9 109 11.4 8.0-16.0 66 8.0 5.4-11.9
$25,000- 34,999 677 156 22.7 17.9-28.4 427 61.0 54.7-66.9 61 12.3 8.2-18.1 33 4.0 2.5- 6.3
$35,000- 49,999 850 186 17.5 14.3-21.3 584 71.7 66.9-76.0 53 7.6 5.2-10.9 27 3.2 1.6- 6.2
$50,000-74,999 940 148 14.2 11.4-17.6 718 76.2 71.9-80.1 46 6.1 3.8- 9.4 28 3.5 2.0- 5.9
$75,000+ 1,663 245 14.0 11.9-16.4 1,305 79.5 76.7-82.1 73 4.2 3.0- 5.9 40 2.3 1.3- 3.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,407 711 26.1 23.0-29.4 1,336 59.4 55.9-62.8 220 8.9 7.2-11.1 140 5.6 4.2- 7.4
No 4,254 847 17.8 16.1-19.6 2,951 70.6 68.4-72.8 288 7.1 5.9- 8.6 168 4.5 3.4- 5.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 874 224 22.1 18.6-26.0 531 62.8 58.0-67.3 83 10.7 8.0-14.2 36 4.5 2.4- 8.1
Non-Veteran 5,892 1,358 20.1 18.5-21.9 3,816 67.7 65.7-69.7 436 7.3 6.2- 8.5 282 4.9 3.9- 6.0

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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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