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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,311 5,569 42.3 40.9-43.8 607 6.2 5.4- 7.1 278 3.5 2.9- 4.1 4,857 48.0 46.5-49.5
-Piedmont NC 6,553 3,287 43.4 41.5-45.4 359 6.2 5.3- 7.1 172 3.6 2.9- 4.5 2,735 46.8 44.8-48.8
GENDER
Male 2,431 1,097 37.7 34.7-40.7 115 5.7 4.5- 7.2 68 3.8 2.7- 5.5 1,151 52.8 49.6-56.0
Female 4,122 2,190 48.7 46.3-51.1 244 6.6 5.5- 7.9 104 3.4 2.6- 4.5 1,584 41.3 38.9-43.7
RACE
White 5,225 2,695 45.3 43.2-47.5 281 6.5 5.5- 7.6 127 3.3 2.6- 4.3 2,122 44.8 42.7-47.0
African American 994 460 40.7 36.0-45.6 54 5.1 3.3- 7.7 32 3.7 2.1- 6.4 448 50.5 45.4-55.5
Other Minorities 302 122 35.0 27.9-42.9 22 6.2 3.7-10.2 12 5.6 2.7-11.3 146 53.3 45.0-61.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 214 85 33.6 25.4-42.9 6 3.3 1.3- 8.0 12 7.5 3.7-14.5 111 55.7 45.8-65.1
Non-Hispanic 6,320 3,195 44.1 42.2-46.1 352 6.3 5.5- 7.3 159 3.3 2.6- 4.2 2,614 46.2 44.1-48.2
AGE
18-24 162 55 29.9 22.5-38.7 8 4.1 1.8- 9.2 10 7.0 3.5-13.4 89 59.0 49.7-67.6
25-34 500 203 36.9 31.8-42.4 46 8.5 6.0-12.0 25 4.7 3.0- 7.5 226 49.8 44.2-55.4
35-44 956 397 40.9 37.0-45.0 88 9.5 7.5-12.0 36 3.9 2.6- 5.9 435 45.7 41.6-49.8
45-54 1,299 564 40.9 37.6-44.4 77 5.4 4.2- 7.0 46 2.9 2.0- 4.1 612 50.7 47.2-54.2
55-64 1,463 776 52.6 49.3-55.8 60 4.4 3.2- 6.0 31 2.3 1.5- 3.5 596 40.7 37.6-43.9
65+ 2,114 1,262 58.4 55.4-61.3 74 3.4 2.6- 4.6 22 1.3 0.8- 2.2 756 36.8 33.9-39.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 743 304 30.4 25.0-36.4 24 2.4 1.3- 4.2 17 4.1 2.2- 7.6 398 63.1 56.8-68.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,732 843 40.5 36.6-44.5 59 3.4 2.3- 4.9 33 3.0 1.8- 5.1 797 53.1 48.9-57.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,580 814 45.3 41.5-49.2 79 6.1 4.5- 8.3 43 4.9 3.1- 7.7 644 43.7 39.7-47.7
College Graduate 2,487 1,319 48.8 45.9-51.6 196 9.5 7.9-11.5 79 3.1 2.3- 4.0 893 38.7 35.9-41.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 622 256 34.9 29.5-40.6 28 5.1 3.2- 8.1 11 1.9 0.9- 4.0 327 58.2 52.2-63.9
$15,000- 24,999 935 452 42.1 36.9-47.4 33 3.7 2.3- 6.0 14 2.2 1.0- 5.0 436 51.9 46.6-57.2
$25,000- 34,999 651 333 43.4 37.6-49.5 21 4.4 2.4- 7.9 18 4.5 2.6- 7.9 279 47.6 41.5-53.8
$35,000- 49,999 825 426 47.8 42.5-53.2 50 7.0 4.7-10.2 24 3.5 1.9- 6.4 325 41.7 36.4-47.2
$50,000-74,999 910 487 48.8 44.0-53.6 52 5.2 3.7- 7.3 34 5.4 3.3- 8.8 337 40.5 35.9-45.4
$75,000+ 1,622 831 47.8 44.4-51.3 128 9.5 7.6-11.8 47 3.0 2.1- 4.3 616 39.7 36.3-43.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,350 1,175 41.8 38.5-45.1 98 4.0 3.0- 5.2 44 2.5 1.7- 3.8 1,033 51.7 48.3-55.1
No 4,173 2,099 44.2 41.9-46.6 260 7.2 6.1- 8.4 127 3.9 3.0- 5.0 1,687 44.7 42.3-47.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 848 460 50.8 45.9-55.7 33 4.3 2.8- 6.4 12 1.2 0.6- 2.3 343 43.7 38.9-48.6
Non-Veteran 5,702 2,825 42.6 40.5-44.6 326 6.4 5.5- 7.5 160 3.9 3.1- 4.9 2,391 47.1 45.0-49.3

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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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