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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Nutrition

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,591 1,607 32.9 30.5-35.4 2,984 67.1 64.6-69.5
-Piedmont NC 2,499 842 32.6 29.4-36.0 1,657 67.4 64.0-70.6
GENDER
Male 887 236 23.9 19.6-28.7 651 76.1 71.3-80.4
Female 1,612 606 39.8 35.3-44.4 1,006 60.2 55.6-64.7
RACE
White 1,961 679 34.7 30.9-38.7 1,282 65.3 61.3-69.1
African American 404 131 26.7 20.7-33.8 273 73.3 66.2-79.3
Other minorities 121 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,418 824 32.7 29.4-36.1 1,594 67.3 63.9-70.6
AGE
18-34 213 73 35.7 27.7-44.6 140 64.3 55.4-72.3
35-54 852 318 32.8 28.4-37.5 534 67.2 62.5-71.6
55-64 541 190 31.1 25.8-36.9 351 68.9 63.1-74.2
65-74 472 147 26.6 21.3-32.7 325 73.4 67.3-78.7
75+ 394 102 26.8 19.8-35.3 292 73.2 64.7-80.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 259 67 30.8 22.2-41.0 192 69.2 59.0-77.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 627 192 28.6 22.4-35.7 435 71.4 64.3-77.6
Some Post-H.S. 642 215 30.6 24.6-37.3 427 69.4 62.7-75.4
College Graduate 959 364 39.5 34.4-44.8 595 60.5 55.2-65.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 231 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 361 117 29.1 21.1-38.6 244 70.9 61.4-78.9
$25,000- 34,999 233 74 25.4 17.8-34.9 159 74.6 65.1-82.2
$35,000- 49,999 310 110 33.4 25.0-42.9 200 66.6 57.1-75.0
$50,000+ 929 345 36.3 31.1-41.7 584 63.7 58.3-68.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 745 230 30.9 25.1-37.3 515 69.1 62.7-74.9
No 1,749 611 33.2 29.4-37.2 1,138 66.8 62.8-70.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 332 82 22.6 15.7-31.3 250 77.4 68.7-84.3
Non-Veteran 2,166 760 33.9 30.4-37.5 1,406 66.1 62.5-69.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

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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