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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%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,678 2,869 23.6 22.3-24.9 4,568 39.4 38.0-40.9 453 5.3 4.6- 6.1 3,010 25.7 24.4-27.1 778 6.0 5.4- 6.8
-Piedmont NC 6,761 1,729 24.3 22.7-26.0 2,699 39.5 37.6-41.4 308 6.3 5.3- 7.4 1,585 24.0 22.3-25.8 440 5.9 5.1- 6.9
GENDER
Male 2,511 608 23.2 20.5-26.0 1,138 42.8 39.7-46.0 120 6.4 4.9- 8.3 523 22.8 20.1-25.8 122 4.8 3.6- 6.4
Female 4,250 1,121 25.4 23.4-27.5 1,561 36.4 34.2-38.7 188 6.2 5.1- 7.5 1,062 25.0 23.0-27.2 318 7.0 5.9- 8.3
RACE
White 5,369 1,346 23.3 21.6-25.2 2,289 43.6 41.6-45.8 248 6.5 5.4- 7.7 1,121 20.5 18.7-22.4 365 6.1 5.2- 7.1
African American 1,036 277 25.1 21.2-29.5 290 26.4 22.2-31.0 37 4.5 2.7- 7.4 378 37.9 33.1-42.8 54 6.1 3.8- 9.7
Other Minorities 319 99 30.4 23.0-39.0 109 36.9 29.0-45.5 20 8.1 4.7-13.6 71 19.8 14.1-27.0 20 4.8 2.4- 9.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 227 77 34.6 25.2-45.4 84 39.3 29.7-49.7 10 6.5 3.0-13.5 49 18.2 12.5-25.9 7 1.4 0.6- 3.7
Non-Hispanic 6,512 1,648 23.6 22.0-25.3 2,605 39.5 37.6-41.4 297 6.3 5.3- 7.4 1,529 24.4 22.6-26.2 433 6.3 5.4- 7.3
AGE
18-24 167 34 19.9 13.5-28.4 47 28.6 20.9-37.8 17 9.1 5.2-15.5 56 33.7 25.4-43.2 13 8.7 4.7-15.5
25-34 520 133 26.8 21.9-32.4 176 37.1 31.7-42.8 67 12.1 9.0-16.1 116 19.0 15.2-23.6 28 5.0 3.0- 8.0
35-44 996 218 22.7 19.4-26.3 449 43.9 40.0-47.9 81 7.6 5.8- 9.8 201 21.3 18.2-24.8 47 4.5 3.3- 6.2
45-54 1,344 304 22.2 19.5-25.2 633 46.6 43.1-50.2 53 3.5 2.4- 5.0 278 22.6 19.5-26.2 76 5.0 3.8- 6.5
55-64 1,491 376 24.9 22.1-27.9 658 43.5 40.3-46.7 52 3.3 2.4- 4.5 311 22.8 19.9-25.9 94 5.5 4.3- 7.0
65+ 2,180 649 29.2 26.7-31.8 714 33.0 30.4-35.7 37 2.1 1.4- 3.2 604 27.6 24.9-30.5 176 8.1 6.7- 9.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 773 233 27.1 22.2-32.7 149 19.3 14.9-24.6 7 2.8 1.0- 7.8 305 40.8 34.5-47.3 79 10.0 6.7-14.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,802 491 26.5 22.8-30.5 609 32.7 28.9-36.6 48 4.2 2.7- 6.4 516 30.1 26.2-34.3 138 6.6 4.8- 8.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,624 386 22.6 19.5-25.9 695 45.3 41.4-49.2 63 5.8 4.1- 8.3 377 21.0 18.1-24.1 103 5.3 4.1- 6.8
College Graduate 2,551 618 23.0 20.8-25.4 1,242 47.8 45.0-50.6 189 9.3 7.7-11.2 383 15.5 13.6-17.5 119 4.5 3.4- 5.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 636 175 26.0 21.3-31.5 159 27.2 21.8-33.4 12 2.8 1.4- 5.7 233 35.9 30.4-41.7 57 8.1 5.6-11.5
$15,000- 24,999 962 268 28.4 23.2-34.2 296 28.2 23.6-33.3 22 3.8 2.1- 6.8 301 33.2 27.9-39.0 75 6.4 4.6- 8.9
$25,000- 34,999 677 168 21.2 17.2-25.9 248 36.8 31.0-43.1 27 5.0 2.8- 8.7 186 30.8 25.5-36.6 48 6.2 4.1- 9.1
$35,000- 49,999 848 227 24.3 20.3-28.8 356 40.3 35.4-45.4 31 4.7 3.0- 7.4 184 24.2 19.4-29.7 50 6.5 3.9-10.7
$50,000-74,999 940 230 25.1 21.0-29.8 459 47.1 42.4-51.8 59 8.1 5.7-11.5 153 15.8 12.9-19.3 39 3.8 2.6- 5.6
$75,000+ 1,662 386 22.2 19.6-24.9 846 48.6 45.3-52.0 124 8.8 6.8-11.2 239 17.0 14.4-19.9 67 3.5 2.6- 4.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,403 662 25.3 22.6-28.2 821 33.3 30.3-36.4 75 4.4 3.1- 6.3 639 29.3 25.9-32.9 206 7.8 6.3- 9.5
No 4,253 1,039 23.4 21.5-25.5 1,845 42.8 40.4-45.2 227 7.1 5.9- 8.5 916 21.5 19.6-23.5 226 5.2 4.2- 6.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 873 224 23.1 19.4-27.3 403 47.7 42.9-52.5 23 2.7 1.6- 4.5 184 21.6 17.7-26.2 39 4.9 3.3- 7.2
Non-Veteran 5,885 1,504 24.5 22.7-26.3 2,295 38.5 36.5-40.6 285 6.7 5.7- 7.9 1,400 24.2 22.4-26.2 401 6.1 5.1- 7.1

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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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