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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 12,122 1,762 17.5 16.3-18.7 10,360 82.5 81.3-83.7
-Piedmont NC 7,009 949 16.9 15.4-18.5 6,060 83.1 81.5-84.6
GENDER
Male 2,624 286 14.9 12.6-17.5 2,338 85.1 82.5-87.4
Female 4,385 663 18.8 16.8-20.9 3,722 81.2 79.1-83.2
RACE
White 5,547 625 13.2 11.8-14.8 4,922 86.8 85.2-88.2
African American 1,082 220 21.3 17.8-25.4 862 78.7 74.6-82.2
Other Minorities 339 96 33.4 25.7-42.0 243 66.6 58.0-74.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 242 84 36.0 26.9-46.2 158 64.0 53.8-73.1
Non-Hispanic 6,747 861 15.3 13.9-16.9 5,886 84.7 83.1-86.1
AGE
18-24 178 33 19.2 13.0-27.5 145 80.8 72.5-87.0
25-34 532 120 24.0 19.3-29.5 412 76.0 70.5-80.7
35-44 1,044 200 19.0 16.1-22.3 844 81.0 77.7-83.9
45-54 1,392 256 18.6 16.0-21.6 1,136 81.4 78.4-84.0
55-64 1,542 213 13.1 11.1-15.5 1,329 86.9 84.5-88.9
65+ 2,247 123 6.3 4.6- 8.6 2,124 93.7 91.4-95.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 814 201 33.6 27.8-39.9 613 66.4 60.1-72.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,881 296 19.2 16.0-23.0 1,585 80.8 77.0-84.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,680 257 17.9 15.2-20.9 1,423 82.1 79.1-84.8
College Graduate 2,621 195 8.7 7.1-10.7 2,426 91.3 89.3-92.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 675 207 35.8 30.4-41.6 468 64.2 58.4-69.6
$15,000- 24,999 994 262 32.1 26.9-37.8 732 67.9 62.2-73.1
$25,000- 34,999 700 111 21.6 17.2-26.9 589 78.4 73.1-82.8
$35,000- 49,999 869 105 20.5 15.5-26.5 764 79.5 73.5-84.5
$50,000-74,999 965 90 12.0 9.0-15.8 875 88.0 84.2-91.0
$75,000+ 1,717 50 4.0 2.7- 6.0 1,667 96.0 94.0-97.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,456 486 25.2 22.1-28.5 1,970 74.8 71.5-77.9
No 4,254 417 12.5 10.9-14.3 3,837 87.5 85.7-89.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 896 69 9.0 6.6-12.1 827 91.0 87.9-93.4
Non-Veteran 6,109 880 17.8 16.2-19.6 5,229 82.2 80.4-83.8

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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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