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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Disability

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,499 1,583 13.0 11.9-14.1 9,916 87.0 85.9-88.1
-Piedmont NC 6,663 840 12.3 11.0-13.8 5,823 87.7 86.2-89.0
GENDER
Male 2,465 272 11.4 9.4-13.7 2,193 88.6 86.3-90.6
Female 4,198 568 13.2 11.5-15.1 3,630 86.8 84.9-88.5
RACE
White 5,304 627 11.6 10.1-13.3 4,677 88.4 86.7-89.9
African American 1,014 170 15.7 12.4-19.6 844 84.3 80.4-87.6
Other Minorities 309 40 11.0 7.3-16.1 269 89.0 83.9-92.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 219 33 10.2 6.4-15.8 186 89.8 84.2-93.6
Non-Hispanic 6,423 806 12.5 11.1-14.1 5,617 87.5 85.9-88.9
AGE
18-24 164 34 21.1 14.0-30.4 130 78.9 69.6-86.0
25-34 511 45 7.7 5.3-11.1 466 92.3 88.9-94.7
35-44 971 99 9.8 7.7-12.4 872 90.2 87.6-92.3
45-54 1,327 160 11.6 9.5-14.2 1,167 88.4 85.8-90.5
55-64 1,480 205 13.4 11.4-15.8 1,275 86.6 84.2-88.6
65+ 2,148 293 14.1 11.9-16.7 1,855 85.9 83.3-88.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 754 240 34.2 28.1-40.8 514 65.8 59.2-71.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,761 255 13.9 11.1-17.3 1,506 86.1 82.7-88.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,608 188 10.0 8.1-12.3 1,420 90.0 87.7-91.9
College Graduate 2,529 157 5.3 4.2- 6.7 2,372 94.7 93.3-95.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 624 208 31.3 26.3-36.9 416 68.7 63.1-73.7
$15,000- 24,999 946 185 20.2 16.3-24.7 761 79.8 75.3-83.7
$25,000- 34,999 666 80 11.8 8.5-16.1 586 88.2 83.9-91.5
$35,000- 49,999 841 76 7.7 5.6-10.6 765 92.3 89.4-94.4
$50,000-74,999 927 60 5.2 3.7- 7.4 867 94.8 92.6-96.3
$75,000+ 1,646 68 3.9 2.8- 5.3 1,578 96.1 94.7-97.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 861 99 11.1 8.4-14.6 762 88.9 85.4-91.6
Non-Veteran 5,799 741 12.5 11.0-14.1 5,058 87.5 85.9-89.0

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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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