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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 11,287 5,643 42.7 41.3-44.2 588 5.8 5.2- 6.6 258 3.1 2.6- 3.7 4,798 48.4 46.8-49.9
-Piedmont NC 6,549 3,337 44.4 42.4-46.3 365 6.0 5.2- 6.9 151 2.9 2.3- 3.7 2,696 46.7 44.7-48.7
GENDER
Male 2,425 1,134 40.1 37.1-43.2 115 5.2 4.1- 6.5 67 3.3 2.3- 4.7 1,109 51.4 48.2-54.6
Female 4,124 2,203 48.2 45.8-50.6 250 6.8 5.6- 8.1 84 2.5 1.8- 3.4 1,587 42.5 40.1-45.0
RACE
White 5,222 2,756 46.4 44.3-48.6 266 5.6 4.8- 6.5 110 2.6 2.0- 3.4 2,090 45.4 43.2-47.6
African American 992 443 39.5 34.7-44.5 69 7.1 4.9-10.1 31 2.9 1.6- 5.4 449 50.4 45.4-55.5
Other Minorities 302 127 38.9 31.2-47.3 26 7.1 4.4-11.5 9 4.6 2.0-10.5 140 49.3 40.9-57.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 212 80 32.8 24.2-42.7 7 3.4 1.4- 8.1 11 7.4 3.5-14.8 114 56.4 46.3-66.0
Non-Hispanic 6,317 3,250 45.2 43.2-47.2 355 6.1 5.3- 7.1 139 2.6 2.0- 3.3 2,573 46.1 44.1-48.1
AGE
18-24 159 51 30.6 22.7-39.8 5 2.4 0.7- 7.5 6 4.2 1.8- 9.8 97 62.8 53.3-71.4
25-34 500 211 38.5 33.2-44.2 39 7.4 5.1-10.7 19 3.9 2.2- 6.5 231 50.2 44.5-55.8
35-44 958 417 42.5 38.5-46.5 81 9.1 7.1-11.6 35 3.8 2.5- 5.7 425 44.7 40.6-48.8
45-54 1,310 567 41.7 38.3-45.2 96 6.8 5.4- 8.5 38 2.2 1.5- 3.2 609 49.3 45.8-52.8
55-64 1,461 770 51.3 48.0-54.5 61 4.7 3.4- 6.6 30 2.0 1.3- 3.1 600 42.0 38.8-45.2
65+ 2,102 1,293 60.3 57.3-63.2 75 3.3 2.4- 4.4 21 1.2 0.7- 2.0 713 35.3 32.4-38.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 735 310 31.8 26.3-37.9 19 1.6 0.8- 3.0 16 3.3 1.6- 6.6 390 63.3 57.0-69.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,726 855 41.0 37.0-45.2 65 3.7 2.6- 5.2 31 2.9 1.7- 5.0 775 52.4 48.1-56.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,586 832 45.5 41.7-49.3 77 5.6 4.2- 7.3 37 3.1 1.9- 5.1 640 45.8 41.9-49.8
College Graduate 2,491 1,333 50.1 47.3-53.0 203 9.4 7.8-11.4 67 2.6 1.9- 3.5 888 37.9 35.1-40.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 616 248 34.2 28.8-40.0 32 6.0 3.8- 9.3 9 1.7 0.7- 4.1 327 58.1 52.1-63.9
$15,000- 24,999 932 448 41.4 36.3-46.7 39 4.8 3.1- 7.4 14 1.8 0.7- 4.4 431 52.0 46.6-57.3
$25,000- 34,999 652 355 47.7 41.7-53.8 22 3.7 2.0- 6.6 14 3.3 1.8- 6.2 261 45.3 39.1-51.5
$35,000- 49,999 823 426 43.7 38.6-49.1 47 7.5 4.8-11.5 21 2.9 1.5- 5.8 329 45.9 40.5-51.4
$50,000-74,999 915 499 47.9 43.2-52.7 49 4.9 3.5- 7.0 37 5.4 3.3- 8.8 330 41.7 36.9-46.6
$75,000+ 1,625 852 49.0 45.6-52.4 125 7.9 6.4- 9.8 35 2.1 1.4- 3.3 613 40.9 37.5-44.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,346 1,218 43.9 40.6-47.3 97 4.1 3.1- 5.5 37 1.9 1.2- 3.1 994 50.0 46.6-53.5
No 4,172 2,103 44.4 42.1-46.8 266 6.9 5.8- 8.1 114 3.3 2.5- 4.4 1,689 45.4 43.0-47.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 848 469 50.7 45.8-55.5 40 6.0 4.1- 8.7 13 1.5 0.8- 3.0 326 41.8 37.1-46.8
Non-Veteran 5,698 2,866 43.6 41.5-45.7 325 6.0 5.2- 7.0 138 3.0 2.4- 3.9 2,369 47.3 45.2-49.5

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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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