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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Veteranīs Health

Has there been a time in the past 12 months when you thought of taking your own life?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,454 73 6.2 4.3- 8.7 1,381 93.8 91.3-95.7
-Piedmont NC 744 37 7.3 4.5-11.7 707 92.7 88.3-95.5
GENDER
Male 690 33 7.3 4.4-12.0 657 92.7 88.0-95.6
Female 54 *** *** *** 50 92.7 77.8-97.9
RACE
White 624 30 6.5 3.6-11.3 594 93.5 88.7-96.4
African American 100 *** *** *** 95 94.4 84.6-98.1
Other minorities 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 14 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 728 36 6.8 4.2-11.1 692 93.2 88.9-95.8
AGE
18-34 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 148 *** *** *** 138 94.1 87.1-97.4
55-64 147 11 9.1 4.1-18.8 136 90.9 81.2-95.9
65-74 220 *** *** *** 215 98.6 96.3-99.5
75+ 199 *** *** *** 193 97.4 92.9-99.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 175 11 9.4 4.1-20.1 164 90.6 79.9-95.9
Some Post-H.S. 236 15 6.5 3.3-12.5 221 93.5 87.5-96.7
College Graduate 269 *** *** *** 260 95.8 90.1-98.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 92 *** *** *** 88 96.3 87.5-99.0
$35,000- 49,999 124 *** *** *** 118 94.0 83.5-98.0
$50,000+ 271 *** *** *** 263 96.3 90.5-98.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 260 24 10.7 6.3-17.7 236 89.3 82.3-93.7
No 479 13 5.9 2.7-12.3 466 94.1 87.7-97.3

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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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