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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 12,106 10,608 81.0 79.6-82.4 1,498 19.0 17.6-20.4
-Piedmont NC 7,005 6,222 81.8 79.9-83.6 783 18.2 16.4-20.1
GENDER
Male 2,618 2,306 79.0 75.6-81.9 312 21.0 18.1-24.4
Female 4,387 3,916 84.6 82.6-86.4 471 15.4 13.6-17.4
RACE
White 5,540 5,074 87.7 85.9-89.3 466 12.3 10.7-14.1
African American 1,085 897 75.5 70.5-79.9 188 24.5 20.1-29.5
Other Minorities 340 218 53.8 45.4-62.0 122 46.2 38.0-54.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 243 116 42.7 33.5-52.4 127 57.3 47.6-66.5
Non-Hispanic 6,741 6,087 84.9 83.1-86.5 654 15.1 13.5-16.9
AGE
18-24 178 131 68.3 58.9-76.4 47 31.7 23.6-41.1
25-34 531 402 72.7 67.0-77.8 129 27.3 22.2-33.0
35-44 1,043 873 79.9 76.2-83.1 170 20.1 16.9-23.8
45-54 1,394 1,194 82.4 78.9-85.5 200 17.6 14.5-21.1
55-64 1,539 1,335 87.4 85.2-89.3 204 12.6 10.7-14.8
65+ 2,251 2,223 98.7 97.9-99.2 28 1.3 0.8- 2.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 817 638 63.3 56.8-69.3 179 36.7 30.7-43.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,880 1,581 72.0 67.4-76.2 299 28.0 23.8-32.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,677 1,489 84.7 81.6-87.4 188 15.3 12.6-18.4
College Graduate 2,619 2,502 93.8 91.9-95.3 117 6.2 4.7- 8.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 676 491 61.5 55.2-67.4 185 38.5 32.6-44.8
$15,000- 24,999 994 775 63.8 57.6-69.5 219 36.2 30.5-42.4
$25,000- 34,999 701 607 77.0 70.7-82.3 94 23.0 17.7-29.3
$35,000- 49,999 869 799 82.2 76.0-87.1 70 17.8 12.9-24.0
$50,000-74,999 965 914 90.0 85.4-93.2 51 10.0 6.8-14.6
$75,000+ 1,716 1,682 97.2 95.8-98.1 34 2.8 1.9- 4.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,460 2,175 80.9 77.1-84.1 285 19.1 15.9-22.9
No 4,248 3,799 83.5 81.3-85.4 449 16.5 14.6-18.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 891 817 88.8 85.0-91.7 74 11.2 8.3-15.0
Non-Veteran 6,111 5,402 81.0 78.9-82.9 709 19.0 17.1-21.1

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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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