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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Veteranīs Health

Did you ever serve in a combat or war zone?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,465 617 42.7 38.8-46.8 848 57.3 53.2-61.2
-Piedmont NC 749 298 38.4 33.1-44.0 451 61.6 56.0-66.9
GENDER
Male 693 290 40.6 35.0-46.5 403 59.4 53.5-65.0
Female 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
White 627 245 37.2 31.4-43.4 382 62.8 56.6-68.6
African American 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 732 294 39.1 33.7-44.8 438 60.9 55.2-66.3
AGE
18-34 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 146 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 150 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 221 81 36.3 27.4-46.3 140 63.7 53.7-72.6
75+ 201 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 177 66 23.7 16.6-32.5 111 76.3 67.5-83.4
Some Post-H.S. 236 91 42.0 33.0-51.6 145 58.0 48.4-67.0
College Graduate 271 113 44.2 35.7-53.1 158 55.8 46.9-64.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 275 105 39.3 30.5-48.8 170 60.7 51.2-69.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 262 110 34.9 26.7-44.2 152 65.1 55.8-73.3
No 482 186 40.1 33.5-47.2 296 59.9 52.8-66.5

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*Asked of veterans who ever served on active duty in the United States Armed Forces, either in the regular military
or in a National Guard or military reserve unit.

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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