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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Veteranīs Health

Has a doctor or other health professional ever told you that you have suffered
a traumatic brain injury (TBI)?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,469 44 2.7 1.7- 4.3 1,425 97.3 95.7-98.3
-Piedmont NC 754 23 2.7 1.4- 5.3 731 97.3 94.7-98.6
GENDER
Male 698 22 2.9 1.5- 5.7 676 97.1 94.3-98.5
Female 56 *** *** *** 55 99.8 98.7- 100
RACE
White 631 19 2.1 1.1- 4.0 612 97.9 96.0-98.9
African American 102 *** *** *** 100 98.3 89.4-99.7
Other minorities 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 737 22 2.1 1.1- 3.8 715 97.9 96.2-98.9
AGE
18-34 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 149 *** *** *** 146 98.2 92.7-99.6
55-64 150 *** *** *** 144 98.4 96.0-99.3
65-74 222 *** *** *** 216 98.6 96.6-99.4
75+ 202 *** *** *** 197 98.4 95.1-99.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 61 *** *** *** 61 100 95.2- 100
H.S. or G.E.D. 178 *** *** *** 172 94.7 84.4-98.4
Some Post-H.S. 239 *** *** *** 232 98.8 97.5-99.5
College Graduate 272 *** *** *** 262 96.2 90.5-98.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 115 *** *** *** 111 98.6 95.7-99.5
$25,000- 34,999 92 *** *** *** 88 95.5 82.7-98.9
$35,000- 49,999 124 *** *** *** 119 97.5 92.7-99.2
$50,000+ 275 *** *** *** 271 99.5 98.4-99.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 264 *** *** *** 254 96.9 92.6-98.7
No 485 13 2.6 1.0- 6.4 472 97.4 93.6-99.0

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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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