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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Social Context

How often in the past 12 months would you say you were worried or stressed about having enough money to pay
your rent/mortgage? Would you say you were worried or stressed-
Always, Usually, So metimes, Rarely or Never?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Always Usually Sometimes Rarely Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,280 992 12.5 11.4-13.7 427 5.5 4.8- 6.4 1,610 19.3 18.1-20.7 1,282 15.6 14.4-16.9 4,969 47.0 45.4-48.7
-Piedmont NC 5,209 524 12.1 10.7-13.6 240 5.7 4.6- 6.9 884 19.7 18.0-21.5 747 15.6 14.1-17.3 2,814 46.9 44.8-49.1
GENDER
Male 1,957 144 9.4 7.3-11.9 84 4.9 3.6- 6.7 279 17.2 14.7-20.1 297 17.0 14.6-19.8 1,153 51.5 48.0-54.9
Female 3,252 380 14.5 12.7-16.5 156 6.3 4.8- 8.1 605 21.9 19.6-24.3 450 14.4 12.6-16.4 1,661 42.9 40.3-45.6
RACE
White 3,989 365 11.2 9.6-12.9 172 5.6 4.4- 7.1 598 16.8 14.9-18.8 580 16.0 14.3-17.9 2,274 50.4 47.9-52.9
African American 866 105 15.0 11.5-19.4 38 4.6 2.8- 7.3 203 24.7 20.7-29.2 121 13.5 10.6-17.0 399 42.2 37.2-47.4
Other minorities 321 48 11.2 7.5-16.4 28 8.0 4.5-13.6 78 30.2 23.3-38.3 41 18.1 11.9-26.5 126 32.5 25.9-39.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 253 38 11.3 7.4-16.7 24 9.6 5.4-16.4 67 30.6 22.9-39.6 34 20.6 13.5-30.2 90 27.9 20.9-36.2
Non-Hispanic 4,945 485 12.2 10.7-13.8 215 5.3 4.3- 6.6 816 18.8 17.1-20.7 712 15.3 13.8-16.9 2,717 48.4 46.2-50.6
AGE
18-34 561 59 11.1 8.2-14.7 39 7.5 4.9-11.2 133 24.1 19.9-28.9 117 19.5 15.8-24.0 213 37.8 32.7-43.1
35-54 1,874 263 15.0 12.6-17.7 113 6.3 4.8- 8.2 369 20.2 17.6-23.2 320 16.4 14.1-19.0 809 42.1 38.8-45.4
55-64 1,127 110 12.6 9.6-16.3 57 4.3 3.1- 6.0 188 17.0 14.1-20.3 153 13.0 10.6-15.8 619 53.2 48.8-57.5
65-74 927 58 6.9 4.5-10.6 15 2.8 1.0- 7.1 117 12.4 9.8-15.7 95 11.8 8.6-16.0 642 66.0 60.9-70.8
75+ 677 31 4.9 3.2- 7.5 15 2.0 1.1- 3.8 68 13.7 9.4-19.6 56 7.3 5.1-10.3 507 72.1 66.3-77.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 540 102 19.5 14.9-25.1 30 7.7 4.4-13.4 126 25.5 20.0-31.8 45 13.1 8.5-19.6 237 34.2 28.3-40.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,370 178 15.7 12.6-19.6 76 5.7 4.1- 7.8 271 23.8 20.3-27.8 183 14.5 11.8-17.7 662 40.3 36.1-44.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,270 143 11.2 8.9-14.0 71 6.4 4.6- 8.9 243 21.9 18.6-25.7 207 16.5 13.7-19.7 606 44.0 39.9-48.1
College Graduate 2,017 99 6.0 4.7- 7.8 63 3.9 2.6- 5.7 242 10.9 9.3-12.8 312 17.1 14.8-19.6 1,301 62.1 58.9-65.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 491 159 30.2 24.4-36.7 43 9.7 6.0-15.4 107 26.5 20.5-33.5 40 9.4 5.7-15.2 142 24.2 18.7-30.8
$15,000- 24,999 845 161 24.5 19.8-29.9 64 7.3 5.1-10.4 195 28.3 23.5-33.7 100 12.0 8.8-16.2 325 27.8 23.4-32.8
$25,000- 34,999 472 53 11.1 7.8-15.6 26 7.6 4.6-12.4 113 23.9 18.6-30.3 67 18.1 12.8-24.9 213 39.2 32.3-46.7
$35,000- 49,999 631 42 9.6 6.1-14.7 23 4.4 2.2- 8.3 118 21.8 17.1-27.4 110 18.2 14.0-23.2 338 46.1 40.2-52.2
$50,000+ 1,983 54 3.5 2.5- 4.9 55 3.9 2.6- 5.8 243 12.2 10.2-14.6 343 18.9 16.4-21.7 1,288 61.4 58.1-64.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,451 248 20.4 17.1-24.3 91 8.3 6.0-11.3 259 20.7 17.4-24.4 155 11.3 8.9-14.3 698 39.3 35.3-43.5
No 3,740 271 9.5 8.1-11.2 148 4.9 3.8- 6.3 624 19.4 17.5-21.6 591 17.0 15.2-18.9 2,106 49.2 46.7-51.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 663 36 6.0 3.9- 9.3 18 2.8 1.3- 6.1 69 12.8 9.2-17.5 101 16.5 12.7-21.0 439 61.9 56.1-67.5
Non-Veteran 4,544 487 12.9 11.3-14.6 222 6.0 4.9- 7.4 815 20.6 18.7-22.6 646 15.5 13.9-17.3 2,374 45.0 42.7-47.3

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*Asked only of those who rent or own their home.

These questions have not been asked in 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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