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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,547 6,238 67.4 65.4-69.3 1,309 32.6 30.7-34.6
-Piedmont NC 4,335 3,590 65.5 62.9-68.0 745 34.5 32.0-37.1
RACE
White 3,364 2,863 68.2 65.1-71.1 501 31.8 28.9-34.9
African American 761 598 62.3 56.4-67.8 163 37.7 32.2-43.6
Other Minorities 184 111 48.4 38.6-58.3 73 51.6 41.7-61.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 145 80 37.1 27.8-47.4 65 62.9 52.6-72.2
Non-Hispanic 4,175 3,497 67.1 64.4-69.6 678 32.9 30.4-35.6
AGE
18-24 91 8 8.8 4.1-18.0 83 91.2 82.0-95.9
25-34 340 55 16.1 11.7-21.6 285 83.9 78.4-88.3
35-44 653 396 61.2 56.6-65.6 257 38.8 34.4-43.4
45-54 832 782 94.8 92.7-96.3 50 5.2 3.7- 7.3
55-64 909 894 97.8 95.8-98.8 15 2.2 1.2- 4.2
65+ 1,458 1,410 96.4 94.5-97.6 48 3.6 2.4- 5.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 491 408 60.2 51.1-68.6 83 39.8 31.4-48.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,182 1,011 66.7 61.4-71.7 171 33.3 28.3-38.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,112 921 64.5 59.2-69.5 191 35.5 30.5-40.8
College Graduate 1,541 1,245 67.2 63.4-70.7 296 32.8 29.3-36.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 462 388 68.0 60.2-74.9 74 32.0 25.1-39.8
$15,000- 24,999 652 537 63.3 56.6-69.6 115 36.7 30.4-43.4
$25,000- 34,999 435 363 68.0 60.3-74.8 72 32.0 25.2-39.7
$35,000- 49,999 529 441 68.3 61.1-74.8 88 31.7 25.2-38.9
$50,000-74,999 582 480 68.3 61.5-74.3 102 31.7 25.7-38.5
$75,000+ 901 724 67.7 62.8-72.1 177 32.3 27.9-37.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,574 1,409 76.5 71.5-80.8 165 23.5 19.2-28.5
No 2,643 2,088 60.9 57.8-64.0 555 39.1 36.0-42.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 81 63 66.4 51.0-78.9 18 33.6 21.1-49.0
Non-Veteran 4,253 3,526 65.5 62.9-68.0 727 34.5 32.0-37.1

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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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